Our Staff

  • Kim Fuchs

    Owner and Head Coach

    Kim started coaching gymnastics while still in high school, as a way to balance her sport with some teenage income. In 1983 she built the gym next door to our current facility and out grew it so fast she built our current gym in 1986.  Coaching numerous State, Regional, and National Champions. EAGLES has been one of the most successful gymnastics program in Kansas City.  Kim was the USA Gymnastics State Chairman for MISSOURI for 6 years and also served on the Regional Board of USA Gymnastics.  She has been part of the USA Gymnastics National Staff for the past 10 years.  She was named Junior Olympic Coach of the Year for MO in 2009 & 2010.  She was also  awarded the very prestigious Region IV Contributor of the Year in 2010!  

  • Janet Anson

    Team Director

    Janet is a Kansas City native and before coming to Eagles Gymnastics she was the volunteer assistant coach for Iowa State, then she went on to coach at Utah State and later spent 2 years as a team coach at Edge Riverside. She was also a fierce competitor at a national level all four years she was at Iowa State and is one of the most decorated gymnasts in Iowa State history.  Janet earned her bachelors degree in health and human performance from Iowa State in 2007. Recently Janet was inducted to Iowa State's Hall of Fame!

  • Haley Strobel

    Gym Manager

    Haley came to Eagles with a Bachelor's Degree in Communications from Rockhurst University and has a background in Marketing. She worked at Eagles before as a coach, now she manages the business, is our preschool & recreational director, does all of our fun camps throughout the year and is our resident craft queen and party planner! She wears a lot of hats but her favorite part of the job is the students (they make each and every day!)

  • Kami Claridge

    Office Manager

    Kami was a gymnast at the Columbia Gymnastics Center where she competed until she was Level 9.  Kami had been coaching at St. Louis Gym Center in St. Louis until her move to KC.  She was a coach at Eagles for over 15 years and after moving to Arizona is now working remotely as our office manager.  If you call Eagles chances are that you are talking to Kami. We love having her talents with Eagles. 

  • Vickie Drehle

    Former Financial Director

    In rememberance of our much beloved Vickie. She was with Eagles for over 20 years and was one of the greatest assets to our business. Vickie loved working at Eagles! She was a wiz with the numbers but her favorite part was interacting with the students.  She always had a smile on her face and was the "fairy godmother" of all of us at Eagles. You will be forever missed Vickie.