A Bit About Jaimel "Jay" Johnson
Jaimel Johnson’s illustrious coaching career has allowed her the opportunity to interact with players on various levels of age, ability, and acumen over the last decade. Jaimel spent 6 years as an assistant soccer coach at the University of Texas and University of Iowa. Prior to beginning her coaching and training career, she was drafted in the inaugural season of the WPS to the Boston Breakers and later traded to the Chicago Red Stars. Johnson was a 3-year starter at the University of Tennessee where she was an NSCAA All-American and 3-time All-SEC 1st Team honoree. She earned a degree in Sport Management with a minor in Business. Currently residing in Atlanta, Jaimel runs her private training academy. She places an emphasis on overall health and wellness for her players, and she dedicates much of her down time researching methods in which an athlete’s performance can be enhanced. When Jaimel is not on the soccer field she continues to work in the fitness arena as a head personal trainer specializing in sports performance, weight loss, and weight gain. She is an ISSA Certified Personal Trainer.
Training with Jay makes me want to push myself to my limits. She wants the best for me, and that makes me want to give it everything I have. She sets the bar high because she knows what people are capable of doing and she won’t settle, or let you settle for anything less.