Diane Amos has been a part of the Yale gymnastics staff since the 2006-07 academic year. Prior to joining the Yale staff, she was team director and coach at West Valley Gymnastic School in Campbell, Calif., where she was the coach of two-time Olympian Amy Chow. Chow was a member of the 1996 gold medal team and won an individual silver medal on the uneven parallel bars.
Amos has coached numerous gymnasts at the national and international level, including many event and all-around champions at Level 10 Nationals, US Classics and the National Championships. Amos has also coached and mentored many gymnasts to the Division I collegiate level. Three of those gymnasts are now graduates of Yale including the 2009 team captain, Ivy League, ECAC and USA Intercollegiate all-around champion, Alina Liao '09.