Jaime Shamis returns as her second year as Club Director for nation.academy. She will continue to provide the administrative support for the club and company as it grows its footprint nationally. Jaime was born in Miami, FL but grew up in York, PA playing for South Paws, York Juniors and Red Lion High School. She went on to play at the collegiate level as an outside and right-side hitter for Shippensburg University (NCAA Division II) all four years. Jaime has coached juniors volleyball for 21 years, She started as an assistant at York Juniors for a 16s team that earned a National Bid sending 5 players on to the collegiate level, including one to Penn State. She has also coached for Spring Grove High School (PA), Charleston Juniors, Sky High Volleyball (Chicago) and MVP. She graduated from Shippensburg with a marketing major and has worked in corporate/consumer finance for the last 16 years.
“Whether it is a player, parent or family on her team, another team or even at another club, Jaime always expresses a genuine concern for their wellbeing. In addition to her sense of caring, administrative and coaching experience, she has quietly maintained relationships with key people in the US Volleyball community. Jaime’s passion for the game and genuine concern for members of the volleyball community are one of the reason’s we launched Charleston Academy two years earlier than planned,” noted Tony Gebbia, CEO of Sport Venture Group.
USAV Certifications: IMPACT
USAV & AVCA Member
Positive Coaching Alliance Double-Goal Coach