On June 1st, 2013 Amie and Craig Butler became proud owners of Tiger Academy of Gymnastics. They were excited to continue TAG’s 33 year tradition and provide a fitness foundation through gymnastics for Mid-Missouri families. The coaching staff at TAG bring with them a vast knowledge and experience in gymnastics and a PASSION for teaching children. Tiger Academy strives to bring coaches together under one gym philosophy. We believe in positive methods of coaching to help children reach their full potential. All of our team coaches are USAG members with current safety certifications. Every year members of our staff attend coaching clinics and congresses to help them stay knowledgeable in the ever advancing sport of gymnastics.

2022 Staff

Pictured from left to right in the back: Maddie, Maggie, Hannah, Lily, Crystaldawn, Stacy, Madison, Ryan & Sarah

Front row from left to right: Ryley, Emma, Dani & Amie

Missing: Craig, Hope, Malinda, Michele, Morgan & Trista

Amie Butler

The Butler Family

Owner/Director – E-mail

Director and Head Coach of Tiger Academy of Gymnastics since 2003, Amie Butler became the proud owner of TAG in 2013. Amie earned her degree in psychology while being a collegiate gymnast for the University of Nebraska. She then furthered her education at Springfield College and graduated with a Master’s in Athletic Counseling.


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