Meet our Staff

Marissa Mendelson

Office Manager/Coach

Marissa is a former dancer and figure skater. She had managed and run the office here at Wilkey's for the past 7 years. Marissa is the proud mother of her beautiful daughter Audrina. In her free time, she loves to shop and spend quality time with her family and friends. She is very happy to be a part of the Wilkey's staff and enjoys learning everything that gymnastics has to offer!



Melissa Perritano

Class Instructor

Missy was a highly competitive gymnast for 12 years and has been involved with the sport of gymnastics for the last 34 years. Her experience as a Level 10 gymnast has enabled her to really connect with her athletes. From traveling to competitions throughout the United States, she learned about friendships, hardships, good sportsmanship, trust, and time management. Missy looks forward to sharing all that she has learned about the sport with all her gymnasts. Missy loves spending all of her free time with her daughter Bella! 

Kerri Piantedosi

Team Coach - Xcel Gold

Pre-School & Class Instructor

Kerri has been coaching gymnastics for the past 26 years and has been involved with the sport of gymnastics for 34 years.  She was a competitive gymnast, dancer & cheerleader.  Kerri enjoys sharing all that she has learned with her athletes.  She teaches classes as well as our JO Levels 3, 7, & 8!  In her free time, Kerri loves shopping and spending time with her husband and beautiful daughters, Avery & Alexa.

Kyle McDermott

Team Coach -  Level 9 

Class & Tumbling Instructor

Kyle graduated cum laude from Umass Lowell in 2011 with a bachelors degree in Psychology.  She has been involved with gymnastics for the past 22 years. Kyle is in her 15th season with Wilkey’s Gymnastics. She teaches classes and tumbling as well as being the head coach for our Level 9 program. She is the proud mother of her beautiful children, Emerson & Logan.


Taylor Federchook

Team Coach - Xcel Platinum & Diamond

Taylor was a Level 9 JO competitor throughout her 4 years of high school. She competed at level 9 regionals 3 times. Taylor competed for Billerica High School gymnastics and competed in the high school nationals showcase in Florida. She attended West Vigirnia Univeristy for BS and Boston University for MS. While attending both colleges, Taylor competed club gymnastics through the NAIGC. Currently, she is a forensic scientist. Taylor is very happy to be coaching Xcel Gold, Platinum and Diamond at Wilkey's!



Emma Whiting

Team Coach - Xcel Platinum and Diamond

Emma started gymnastics at 3 years old. She competed all the way through high school in both an Xcel Prgram and high school team. During high school, Emma started coaching classes at her home gym and helped out with lower level competitive teams. She is currently a senior at UMass Lowell in their Exercise Physiology Program. Emma's favorite thing about coaching is instilling confidence in her gymnasts, inside and outside of the gym.



Megan Miranda

Team Coach - Xcel Bronze & Silver

Megan was a former level 9 gymnast, competed for her high school team, and has been coaching for over 10 years! She also played collegiate field hockey at the College of Holy Cross, where she graduated from with a degree in Psychology. Currectly, she is in her final year of graduate school at Tufts University to become a School Psychologist. She is excited to be coaching at Wilkey's Gymnastics!!



Emily Lowenstein

Assistant Team Coach - Xcel Bronze & Xcel Silver

Class Instructor

Emily is a former athlete of Wilkey's. She started in classes and later competed in the Xcel program. While in high school, she coached classes. Emily then went to compete in Acrobatics and Tumbling for Quinnipiac Univeristy. After graduating college she got her masters and is now a social worker. She is excited to be coaching and sharing her love of gymnastics with all of the gymnasts that she coaches. 

Sophie Colby

Assistant Team Coach - Xcel Bronze & Silver

Class Instructor

Sophie is a junior at Andover High School. She is a former competitive athlete from our Xcel program at Wilkeys. Sophie loves being able to coach her preschool aged athletes and watch them learn new skills through obstacle set ups.


Alexa Bradley

Class Instructor

Alexa is a student at Tewksbury High School. She is currently a competitve cheerleader! She loves working with all of her students, watching them learn and grow through the sport of gymnastics! 



Amanda Ogden

Class Instructor

Amanda is a Junior at Tewksbury Memorial High School. She is currently a competitive Level 9 athlete for Wilkey's. She is also a varsity cheerleader for Tewksbury High School. Amanda looks forward to sharing her knowledge with all of her students. In her free time she loves to sing and dance.

Sophia Tran

Class Instructor

Sophia is a Junior at Andover High School. She has been a competitive team member at Wilkey's for sever years, after starting in the class program. She is currently training level 9 and is so excited to compete this upcoming season. Sophia is also a competitive gymnast for the Andover High School gymnastics team. She is so excited to share all of her gymnastics knowledge with her students. 

Malinda Yim

Class instructor

Malinda is a Junior at Lowell High School. She is a competitive level 9 gymnast for Wilkey's. When she is not in the gym, she is cheering for her school's football team as a varsity cheerleader. Malinda's loves to bake in her free time, her favorite color is pink, and she is excited to share her love of gymnastics with all of her class students.


Juliana Welch

Class Instructor

Juliana is currently a competitive Xcel Platinum athlete here at Wilkey's. She is a freshman at Shawsheen Teach and is hoping to further explore cosmetology and culinary over the next four years. Juliana can't wait to share her knowledge and love of the sport with her students.