Smackwagon launches T&T’s #1 Coach in Northern, CA “Susan Jacobson”
Susan Jacobson coaches the Recreational and competitive programs at American Powerhouse including curriculum management and all administrative duties. Susan’s background includes 20 years of gymnastics coaching and extensive experience in advertising and public relations applications. Prior to American Powerhouse T&T, she was Head Coach and owner/operator of Feather River Gymnastics.
Susan is Safety Certified by USA Gymnastics, A level I Trampoline and Tumbling Course Administrator, a committee member of the Olympic Development Program and a PDP 2 level coach by USA Gymnastics which includes the completion of the American Sports Education Program’s Successful Coaching Certification. She is also CPR and First Aid Certified.
Susan was instrumental in the formation of the Northern California Association of USA Gymnastics Trampoline and Tumbling. She currently holds the title of Coaches Representative handling all coaching guidelines, training, schedules, and athlete development aspects. Susan is also a USA Gymnastics judge certified to judge on a National Level in the sports of Trampoline, Tumbling, and Double Mini.
Susan’s experience with young children in the preschool setting is as well rounded as her gymnastics background. This experience culminated in the opening of a 54 child capacity licensed preschool in 2001. Susan’s high level of energy and sheer love of kids paid off, and provided a much needed asset to the Portola community. Susan holds a degree in Early Childhood Education, and has held various positions on fitness and children’s councils.