Jessica Nesis will enter her first season as a graduate assistant coach with the Springfield College women's gymnastics team during the 2018-19 academic year. While assisting head coach Jenn Najuch, Nesis will also be working towards a Master's degree in Athletic Counseling.
Nesis, a native of Bellevue, Wash., comes to Alden Street from the University of Washington, where she graduated in 2017 with a degree in Psychology. Nesis competed for the University of Washington women's gymnastics team on the uneven bars, and was a student coach for her senior season, working with student-athletes on mental performance enhancement. Nesis competed level 10 at Gymnastics East before being recruited to the University of Washington, and helped coach summer camps as an uneven bars and vault coach, while also helping with dance choreography.