Artistic Gymnastics Managers
Deborah Popolizio earned her M.S. in Applied Physiology and Nutrition from Columbia University. She is an American Dietetics Association recognized Registered Dietitian. Her coaching experience spans 27 years ranging from tots to competitive. She has coached numerous gymnasts to titles on the State and Regional level. She is USA Gymnastics Safety Certified. Deborah is the mother of three.
Danielle Tempio has been a part of the Artistic family since 2011. Danielle began gymnastics and dance at the age of 5 and continued both sports competitively for 8 years. She immediately realized her passion for coaching and now with 12 years experience she has coached everything from Preschoolers to Competitive. In 2013 she developed Artistic’s USAIGC program and that same year her Bronze level team placed 3rd at the NY State Championship.
Mens Competitive Program Director
Eddie Riccio earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Education from Cortland University. He competed for 4 years on Cortland’s prestigious NCAA diving team. Prior to college, Eddie had a very successful gymnastics career. In high school, Eddie placed in Section XI County Invitational all 4 years. For the past 12 years. Eddie has coached numerous athletes to State level titles. His enthusiasm for the sport, and attention to detail is a tremendous asset to the Artistic Men’s Program.
Women's USAG Director
Cindy Greenberg earned her Bachelors of Arts in Psychology and her Masters of Arts in Elementary Education from Quinnipiac University. She is a Special Education Aide with Smithtown Central School District. Cindy was the Newsday's Long Island Gymnastics Coach of the Year in 2011 and Commack School District's Coach of the year in 2010. Cindy's coaching experience extends 19 years. She has trained numerous gymnasts on the state and regional level.
Recreational Program Director
Artistic Gymnastics Coaches