Meet The Staff!

Portia Propst - Director, 1985 Graduate from RJ Reynolds High School.  
Portia graduated from NC State  1989 w/a degree in business management.  
She opened Central Carolina Gymnastics in August 1992.  Portia started
gymnastics when she was 6 years old, competed to a National Level in High
School and received a gymnastics scholarship to NC State.  Nationally
ranked Junior Olympic and NCAA Gymnastics Official.  Portia is involved
with Special Olympics, recipient of the Governor's Award for outstanding
volunteer service and she was recognized by the Chamber of Commerce as
an outstanding business leader.  Portia has two children, Haley 20, who
received a full gymnastics scholarship to the University of Pittsburgh and
Kellan 16, who's actively involved with Soccer, Basketball and Golf.

Lisa Wilson - 1994 graduate of North Davidson High School. She's a 97 graduate
of Davidson County Community College with a degree in Computer Science.
Lisa started coaching in May of 1996.  She loves teaching Tumbling classes and
her favorite event is floor.  She has a passion for working out, shopping and
spending time with family and friends.  

Jackie Rhodes -  1989 Graduate from NCSU with a degree in Zoology.  Jackie
is in her 16th year of coaching gymnastics and her favorite event is bars.
She loves to teach preschool and team kids.  Jackie has two girls, loves
baseball (Red Sox), pasta, dogs and loves to listen to 80's music. Huge
Carolina Panther's fan!!!
Abbie Lanham - 2010 Graduate of Central Davidson.  Abbie loves to shop,
swim, exercise, as well as spending time with her husband and baby girl
Chloe. Abbie has been apart of CCG since she was 3yrs old.  She qualified for
3 Jr. Olympic Nationals and made it to a level 10 gymnast. Her favorite
gymnastics class is team.
Tori Rhodes: Is a graduate of Central Davidson and a student at NC State,
majoring in elementary education.  Tori loves teaching bars and has been
apart of Central Carolina since she was 2yrs old.  Outside of work she enjoys
spending time with her friends and family!  She loves playing tennis.
Carrie Wilson -  2013 Graduate of West Davidson. She is currently attending
Davidson County Community College, majoring in Physical Therapy.  Carries
started gymnastics as a preschooler and competed for 4 years.  She has
coached gymnastics with CCG for 2 years.  Her favorite event is bars.
Amber Decker - 2005 graduate of West Davidson - Graduate of Davidson
County Community College with an Associates Degree in Business.  Amber
started gymnastics when she was 4yrs old and competed 10 years to a level 8
gymnast. Her favorite clases are team and preschool.  She loves  spending
time with her daughter (Macie Kate), and family.  Amber enjoys making several
trips a year to the beach for relaxation.
Jessica Byrd - 2013 Graduate of East Davidson. Currently attending Dental
Assisting School.  Jessica loves teaching tumbling classes and her favorite
event is floor.  Loves spending time swimming and taking Daisy, her dog on
walks.  She's an outdoors girl and likes hiking during her spare time.