Meet our Coaches

Krysten Maddox

Cassidy Jansson

2018-2019 Assistant Coach PAVC TX 18 Jade
2018-2019 Assitant Coach PAVC TX 15 Green
Krysten played volleyball in middle school and high school, and she also played adults recreational volleyball. She received her Bachelor's Degree in Interdisciplinary Studies from Prairie View A&M University. Presently, she teaches 7th grade science and coaches volleyball, basketball, and track & field at Wharton Junior High in Wharton, TX. She has two years of experience as an assistant coach at Calvary Lutheran School in Kansas City,
MO, one year leading a local, developing volleyball team at Texas One Volleyball Club, and currently, she is the head coach for Wharton Junior High's 8 th Grade A-team. Krysten enjoys working with youth and helping them reach both their academic and
athletic potential. 
2018-2019 Head Coach PAVC TX 14 Green
Cassidy Jannson began her volleyball career at the age of 12 with Club Solano located in California. While with Club Solano, her team attended nationals 7 years in a row and won the Las Vegas qualifier in 2013. While on her varsity high school volleyball team, Cassidy was awarded all-conference all four years. She was also awarded conference MVP her junior and senior year. Jannson is a current member of the Texas Southern University volleyball team. At TSU, she is pursuing a degree in Health Studies with a focus in Health Education. Once she earns her bachelor’s degree, her goal is to obtain her master’s degree so that she can teach and coach at the collegiate level. Cassidy has a passion for the sport of volleyball and enjoys sharing her love of the game with young athletes. As a member of the PAVC team, she will encourage players to be successful on and off the court. 

Shani Vanterpool

Ariel Diallo

2018-2019 Head Coach PAVC TX 16 Emerald
2018-2019 Head Coach PAVC TX 14 Grey
Shani is passionate about introducing the sport of volleyball to young girls. She was a volunteer coach at the YMCA from 2010 to 2015, coached Houston Community College’s club volleyball team for the 2014 and 2015 club seasons, and she served as the head volleyball coach for Yes Prep West from 2013-2016. During her time at Yes Prep West, her junior varsity team was district champions for three consecutive seasons. In 2015, Shani lead the junior varsity team to the Texas Charter School Academic & Athletic League State Championship. Coach Vanterpool is looking forward to fun-filled seasons where the players will improve their volleyball skills and learn the values of teamwork and sportsmanship. Her goal is to create a positive and supportive environment so that every player, regardless of ability, has a great experience with PAVC.

2018-2019 Head Coach PAVC TX 16 Jade
Ariel Diallo has coached volleyball for over 5 years, and she has been a member of our coaching staff since our inaugural year. Not only has Ariel served as a coach for PAVC, but she has also coached volleyball during her time as a teacher at Yates High School and Marshall High School. She is currently coaching at Westbury High School. Ariel has been teaching for over 7 years. She has a Bachelor of Arts degree in History from Lamar University, and she also minored in political science. She has taught 8th, 9th, 11th, and 12th grade students in the following subjects: 8th grade US History, World Geography, AP Human Geography, Sociology, and AP Government. As a player, Coach Ariel served as a member of her high school team, and she participated as a member on her college’s competitive intermural club team. As a coach, it is evident that Ariel has a love for the sport of volleyball. She shares her love of the game with our players through her positive and encouraging coaching style. Ariel is passionate about working with the youth to help them achieve their goals in both academics and athletics. 

Isis Jordan Gardner

Kali Fluke

2018-2019 Assistant Coach for PAVC club teams and programs
More info to come soon!
2018-2019 Head Coach PAVC 17 Green
Coach Kali played volleyball in middle school and high school, she started club at the age of 16, but immediately fell in love with the sport. She was a former 4 year starter middle blocker at Texas Southern University for the lady tigers volleyball team, and she received many accolades ranging from MVP, to highest GPA, to all time kill record holder at 1,133. She recently finished her 5th year as a sand volleyball player at Houston Baptist University and is in the final stretch of her Masters program. Her love for the game has continued and progressed in her passion for coaching and, she appreciates the opportunity to push players to ignite their own fire within while playing volleyball and pushing them to become amazing student athletes. #TEAMPAVC!

Coach Kali's favorite quote: "The best preparation for tomorrow is doing your best today." - H. Jackson Brown Jr.

Nolan Julien

2018-2019 Assistant Coach PAVC TX 16 Emerald
2018-2019 Assistant Coach PAVC 14 Grey

More info to come soon!
If you are interested in bemcoing a PAVC coach, please email Cara Martin:

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