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Our coaches and staff understand the impact we have on the lives of our players, as well as the trust each parent places in us to influence their child in a positive manner. Through our passion and experience you are sure to find that your experience at VIBE will be one to remember.
Director and Head Coach - Beach & Indoor
David Benoit is the Co-Owner and Director of both VIBE Volleyball Academy and Benoit Beach Volleyball Club. With over twenty years competitive beach experience as well as another fourteen years of indoor and beach volleyball coaching, Coach Dave continues to focus his efforts on high level fundamentals and advanced skills training throughout the SWFL region.
In addition, Coach Dave is currently USAV Indoor IMPACT certified, USAV Beach IMPACT certified, BCAP certified, CAP certified, and Safe Sport certified.
Director and Head Coach - Beach & Indoor
Janett Benoit is Co-Owner of VIBE Volleyball Academy and has been heavily involved in the sport of volleyball since 1985. While competing semi-professionally for Circolo Sportivo Italiano in Lima Peru for 5 years, Coach Janett was able to achieve MVP status in 1995. With over fourteen years of indoor coaching experience, she continues to focus her efforts on high level fundamentals and advanced skills training throughout the SWFL region. In addition, Janett is currently USAV IMPACT certified for both indoor and beach volleyball, CAP certified, BCAP certified, a certified personal trainer, an IYCA Youth Fitness Specialist, Safe Sport certified, and working as a USAV High Performance indoor coach.
Coach Romi began playing at the club level at the age of 11 and continued to play for Naples Volleyball Association until the age of 18. After high school Romi went to FGCU to pursue her degree in Education. While there she played intramural volleyball and began coaching with NVA. Romi has her Montessori teaching diploma and now works for CCPS with Shadowlawn Elementary School. Romi has been coaching for 7 years at the club, high school, middle school, and elementary school level. She has been with Vibe Volleyball Academy since the start and was the JV Coach and Assistant Varsity Coach at Lely High School for two years where she helped lead the team to Regional Finals both years. After Lely, she joined Coach Janett at the Village School for a year coaching both the middle school A and B teams. She is currently the JV Coach and Assistant Varsity Coach at Palmetto Ridge High School, in which she helped lead the team into the school’s first ever trip to Regionals. Romi is Impact and Safe Sport Certified.
Coach Red is a native of sunny Naples Florida, and was recruited to play college volleyball at UNC Pembroke, an NCAA division 2 institution where she earned her bachelors in exercise science and masters in sports administration. With a true passion for the sport of volleyball she has now been coaching for 8+ years assisting with summer camps/clinics, the little spikers, FAVA Volleyball Club in NC, USA South VB Club, the junior varsity volleyball team at Naples High, officiating for FSHAA, and working as a head coach at Vibe for the past three years.
In addition, Coach Red is also Impact certified and Safesport certified.
Coach Marj was born and raised in Naples, Florida and is a 2009 Golden Gate High School alum and is currently the Assistant Varsity Volleyball Coach and Junior Varsity Head Coach.
In high school she played for Golden Gate and while there she served as a two year captain, the best defensive player, Class 4A-12 district top blocker, girls prep of the week, all conference, all area team honorable mention and the 2009 Winged Foot Scholar Athlete.
Coach Marj has a Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science and Health Promotion from Florida Atlantic University and a MBA in Sports & Athletics Administration and Marketing from Lynn University. She is also Safesport certified.
Coach Mishka Lambcke brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to our volleyball program. She was born and raised in the Czech Republic and has been involved in volleyball basically all her life. She has assisted with coaching at the High School level and also played professional volleyball her town club team and semi-professional volleyball for her college club team in their highest level Czech Republic "extra league" in 1998 - 2004. She holds a gold medal from 1998 which she obtained while with her pro-team. After graduating from the Technical University of Textile, she moved to the United States in 2004. She is married with two daughters Nelinka and Elishka.
Head Coach - Beach
Coach Luke graduated from Auburn University in 1992. While attending Auburn he was a walk on to the basketball team and he played on the club men’s indoor volleyball team for two years. He graduated with a degree in Exercise Physiology and Physical Education. He was a school teacher for special education students in Collier County for 12 years. During his time at Barron Collier High he was the girls varsity head coach for seven years and assistant coach for two years. During the seven years as head coach he led the Cougars to four district championships and in 2000 he led the Cougars to the Regional Championship. Coach Luke has been playing competitive beach volleyball for over 25 years. Coach Luke is currently a Sergeant with the Collier County Sheriff’s Office Youth Relations Bureau with fifteen years of experience. He is married and has a son Landon whom he coaches and who will participate in VIBE indoor and beach this season. Coach Luke loves developing players in the basics of skill development for volleyball. He is excited for the upcoming season and coaching players to be the best they can be!
Head Coach - Beach
My name is Heather Redmond and I am a Florida native. I am married with two children. I started my volleyball career when I was a freshman in high school and loved the sport ever since. I coached indoor at the developmental level for over 6 years and just recently switched to coach beach. I thoroughly enjoy the kids and love watching them grow as athletes. I am ecstatic about this upcoming season! See you all on the sand!
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