Helen Reading, MEGA-DC Gymnastics Lead Recreational Gymnastics Coach, is a native Virginian who has been involved in gymnastics for over 40 years! She was a competitive gymnast, swimmer and diver growing up. She has been gymnastics professional for 26 years as a coach, instructor, manager, and judge. She started USAG Officiating in 1989 and has been a Nationally Rated Judge since 2009. She has judged numerous high level meets including USAG State and Regional Championships, and NCAA Conference Championships. She has served on the VANAWGJ Board since 2013.
Helen is the mother of one son and enjoys spending free time with her family, listening to all types of music, hiking, reading, and cooking.