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Meet Our Personal Trainers

Our personal trainers lead the industry with up to date continuing education in exercise physiology, anatomy, weight management, correcting muscle imbalances, sport specific training and individualized program development based from assessment. Our personal trainers excel at applying their knowledge to all walks of life, from athletes to seniors. They understand different goals call for different exercise prescriptions, not a one size fits all. Experience for yourself what it is like to work with a professional.

Our trainers fall under different levels based on education, certifications, experience, and skills sets:

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Level 3 Personal Trainers

 


Donnie Kalb

Level 3 Master Personal Trainer
General Manager of Fitness Operations

Experience:

Donnie has been managing, supervising, and directing fitness programs since 1999. He has also trained others in exercise science and customer service since 2001. Has been at the JCC since November 2012.

Specialties:

Sports Performance Training, Corrective Exercise, General Fitness, and Functional Fitness

Education/Certifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science, University of Cincinnat
  • National Strength & Conditioning Association (NSCA) – Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist
  • National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) – Corrective Exercise Specialist
  • American Council on Exercise (ACE) – Certified Personal Trainer

Want to learn more about Personal Training? Fill out this form and Donnie will contact you shortly.


Rachel Horton

Level 3 Master Personal Trainer
Fitness Director

Experience:

Rachel has been in the fitness training industry since 2009. She was also a Cincinnati BenGal cheerleader from 2015-17. She helps members make healthy lifestyle choices through not only fitness, but through education and habit change.

Specialties:

Corrective Exercise, Core Strength, Suspension Training, General Fitness and Functional Fitness, Pre-Natal and Post-Natal Fitness

Education/Certifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Fitness & Dance, Northern Kentucky University
  • American Council on Exercise (ACE)-Certified Personal Trainer
  • National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM)-Corrective Exercise Specialist
  • Mad Dogg Spinning Certification
  • TRX Suspension Training
  • Weight Management Specialist

Want to learn more about Personal Training? Fill out this form and Rachel will contact you shortly.


Jay Corwell

Level 3 Master Personal Trainer
Fitness Floor Coordinator

Experience:

Jay has been working as a personal trainer at the Mayerson JCC since 2010. He trains members from all stages of life and enjoys the challenge of meeting each one’s individualized goals.

Specialties:

Corrective Exercise, Weight Loss, General Fitness, Sports Performance Training, Power Lifting

Education/Certifications:

  • Master’s Degree in Health Education, University of Cincinnati
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Sport & Exercise Science, Messiah College
  • National Academy of Spots Medicine (NASM) – Certified Personal Trainer

Want to learn more about Personal Training? Fill out this form and Jay will contact you shortly.


Anita Leong

Level 3 Master Personal & Pilates Trainer
Pilates Coordinator

Experience:

Anita has experience training all types of fitness populations of all ages. She focuses on core strength, endurance, stability, and mobility with precise movements and a holistic approach.

Specialties:

General & Functional Fitness, Post Rehabilitation, Special Populations, Seniors

Education/Certifications:

  • Master of Arts, Georgetown University
  • Bachelor of Music & Arts, CIM & CWRU
  • Pilates Method Alliance Certified
  • Mat, Reformer, Trapeze Table, Chair, and Barrel Certifications
  • American Fitness Aerobics Association (AFAA)-Certified Personal Trainer
  • AFAA-Group Exercise Instructor
  • Anatomy in 3D Certified
  • Low Back Dysfunction Certified

Want to learn more about Personal Training? Fill out this form and Anita will contact you shortly.


Stacey Blaesser

Level 3 Master Personal Trainer
Group Ex Instructor & Pilates Personal Training

Experience:

Stacey has been in the fitness industry since 1996. Before becoming a fitness instructor, Stacey was a professional dancer, performing with many companies, artists, and shows across the country.

Specialties:

Dance, Weight Loss, General Fitness, Muscle Sculpting, Multiple Sclerosis

Education/Certifications:

  • American Council on Exercise (ACE)-Certified Personal Trainer
  • Cardio Kickboxing Certified
  • R.I.P.P.E.D. Certified
  • Balanced Body Reformer 1 Certification
  • Multiple Sclerosis 1 Certification
  • Concept 2 Certified Rowing Instructor

Want to learn more about Personal Training? Fill out this form and Stacey will contact you shortly.


Jen Weichert

Level 3 Master Personal Trainer

Jen has been in the fitness industry since 1999. Her training method is centered around muscle confusion and customizing a plan for members that maximizes exercise intensity and healthy nutrition.

Specialties:

Weight Loss, General Fitness, Knee Problems, Hip Replacement, Sports Nutrition

Education/Certifications:

  • International Sports & Science Association (ISSA)-Certified Personal Trainer
  • Breast Cancer Recovery
  • Bosu Balance Specialty Certification

Want to learn more about Personal Training? Fill out this form and Jen will contact you shortly.


Jen Meiners

Level 3 Master Personal Trainer

Jen has been supervising, managing, and mentoring fellow colleagues and young professionals in the Health Industry since 2000. She has an extensive training background in working with a variety of clients and athletes from youth to senior age levels. Jen is a former UC Bearcat Women’s Soccer Player. Following her college career, she played in the USL W-League for Northern Kentucky TC Stars. Her soccer career led her into coaching the Elite Girl’s Program for Tristate Futbol Academy, and launching a Sports Performance Program for all teams within the soccer club.

Specialties:

Sports Performance Training, Injury Prevention Training, Core Strength, Strength and Conditioning, General Fitness, Weight Loss

Education/Certifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Health Promotion/Exercise Physiology, University of Cincinnati

Want to learn more about Personal Training? Fill out this form and Jen will contact you shortly.


Jake Frazier

Level 3 Master Personal Trainer

Experience:

Jake has worked with collegiate athletes at Mount St. Joseph assisting with strength and conditioning. He has taught classes at the undergraduate and master’s levels in resistance training and nutrition.

Specialties:

Strength Training, Advanced Weight Loss Techniques, and Muscle Hypertrophy

Education/Certifications:

  • Master’s Degree in Exercise Physiology Research, Ohio University
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise & Movement Science, University of Cincinnati
  • National Strength Conditioning Association (NSCA)- Certified
  • Certified Strength Conditionaling Specialist (CSCS)

Want to learn more about Personal Training? Fill out this form and Jake will contact you shortly.


Jen Distasio

Level 3 Master Personal Trainer

Experience:

Jen has been a personal trainer and a group fitness instructor since 1996. She is experienced in training clients from teens to seniors and loves working with a wide range of clients from all levels of health and fitness.

Specialties:

Special populations – Parkinson’s, mature adults, functional fitness, general fitness & weight loss, metabolic strength & conditioning

Education/Certifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science & Physiology, Indiana State University
  • ACE certified Personal Trainer

Want to learn more about Personal Training? Fill out this form and Jen will contact you shortly.


Adam Neth

Level 3 Master Personal Trainer

Experience:

Adam has been a personal trainer since 2013 at Wright State University. Along with working with the Adapted Recreation as a personal trainer, he has experience interning as a coach at a Strength & Conditioning Facility. He focuses on a multi-dimensional approach to fitness utilizing functional movements, strength movements, and incorporating mobility.

Specialties:

General Fitness, Weight Loss, Sports Performance Training, Functional Fitness, Bodybuilding

Education/Certifications:

  • B.S. in Sports Science from Wright State University
  • ISSA Certified Personal Trainer
  • National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) – Corrective Exercise Specialist
  • Shape America Certification Physical Best Health Fitness Specialist working with children of all abilities, and helping those with disabilities move toward independence.

Want to learn more about Personal Training? Fill out this form and Adam will contact you shortly.


Kristen Schulz

Level 3 Master Personal Trainer

Experience:

Kristen has a wide variety of fitness experience including corporate health and wellness, collegiate training, and youth exercise programs. After 13 years as a competitive figure skater, she began coaching figure skating and hockey, including working with the Cincinnati Cyclones. She enjoys working with individuals of all ages to exceed their fitness goals through motivation and dedication.

Specialties:

Interval Training, Sports Performance, Core Strength, Flexibility, Small Group Training, Mixed Martial Arts Training

Education/Certifications:

  • Master’s Degree in Business Administration, University of Cincinnati
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice, University of Cincinnati
  • National Exercise Trainers Association (NETA)-Certified Personal Trainer
  • United States Figure Skating Association (USFSA)-Skating Instructor
  • NASM Corrective Exercise Specialist
  • NASM MMA Conditioning Specialist (MMACS)

Want to learn more about Personal Training? Fill out this form and Kristen will contact you shortly.


Anita Beauchamp

Level 3 Aquatics Trainer & Personal Trainer

Experience:

Anita has 25 years of athletic training experience at the college and high school live. She taught secondary education for 20 years, and has mentored high school college, and adult students, having helped many students become certified in personal training, rehabilitation, medical assisting, and athletic training.

Specialties:

Aquatic Fitness, Aquatic Sports Training, Injury Recogintion, Injury Rehabilitation (land & water)

Education/Certifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Liberal Arts: Focus on Biology and Athletic Training, Xavier University (Ohio)
  • Master’s Degree in Health Education, University of Nebraska (Omaha)
  • Board Certified and State of Ohio Licensed Athletic Trainer
  • Certified Aquatic Personal Trainer (Water Art Fitness International)
  • Certified Aquatic Rehabilitation Specialist (Water Art Fitness International)
  • Certified Aquatic Sports Conditioning Specialist (Water Art Fitness International)
  • Water Fitness General Instructor Aquatic Exercise Association (AEA) Certified
  • Water Fitness General Instructor Shallow & Deep (Water Art Fitness International) Certified
  • American Heart Association BLS Instructor
  • Owner of Beauchamp Sports Medicine Training Center for Health Care Professional Recue Certifications (American Health and Safety Institute)
  • Ohio and Florida State Teaching License/Certification in Health and Biology

Want to learn more about Personal Training? Fill out this form and Anita B will contact you shortly.


Level 2 Personal Trainers

 


Kelly Greulich

Group Exercise Coordinator/Level 2 Senior Personal Trainer

Experience:

Kelly has been teaching group exercise since 2002 and started supervising in 2005. She has worked in corporate settings and in fitness facilities throughout the Cincinnati area. She enjoys working with people of all fitness levels and ages.

Specialties:

General Fitness, Interval Training, Suspension Training, Mature Adults, Group Training, Aquatic Group Exercise and Training, Spinning

Education/Certifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business from Ball State University
  • National Trainers Exercise Association (NETA) – Personal Training
  • American Fitness Aerobics Association (AFAA) – Group Exercise
  • Mad Dogg Spinning
  • TRX Suspension Training
  • Arthritis Foundation Aquatic Program Certification (AFAP)

Want to learn more about Personal Training? Fill out this form and Emily will contact you shortly.


Emily Morgan

Level 2 Senior Personal Trainer

Experience:

Emily has been in the fitness field since 2005. She has been involved with both personal training and group fitness.

Specialties:

Seniors, Women’s Fitness, Injury Recovery and General Fitness

Education/Certifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science, Miami University
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Athletic Training, Miami University
  • Master’s Degree in Public Health, University of Cincinnati
  • American Council on Exercise (ACE)-Certified Personal Trainer

Want to learn more about Personal Training? Fill out this form and Emily will contact you shortly.


Tony Ceja

Level 2 Senior Personal Trainer

Experience:

Tony has had various experience in the fitness industry, including corporate health, collegiate athletics, and commercial fitness. He strives to help members better themselves through physical fitness.

Specialties:

General Fitness, Sports Training, Alpine Hiking, Lower Back Rehabilitation, and Golf Training

Education/Certifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Health Promotion & Education with an Emphasis on Exercise Fitness & Community Health, University of Cincinnati
  • American Council on Exercise (ACE)-Certified Personal Trainer
  • Golf Conditioning Specialist
  • Sport Performance Training

Want to learn more about Personal Training? Fill out this form and Tony will contact you shortly.


Mary Seibert

Level 2 Senior Personal Trainer
Yoga Instructor, Yoga Personal Training

Experience:

Mary is a retired educator and administrator. She has practiced Hatha TriYoga for 14 years and has been teaching semi-private and group classes since 2008. She enjoys yoga as an ideal way of deriving both the physical and mental benefits of exercise.

Specialties:

TriYoga, Yoga Personal Training

Education/Certifications:

  • Master’s Degree in Education & Administration, University of Cincinnati
  • Certified in Basics, Level 1, & Level 2 Yoga

Want to learn more about Personal Training? Fill out this form and Mary will contact you shortly.


Scott Stiever

Level 2 Senior Personal Trainer

Experience:

Scott has been involved in the fitness and wellness industry since 2004. He has worked in a variety of fitness settings and cardiac rehabilitation centers, helping people of all ages achieve their fitness goals.

Specialties:

Geriatrics, General Fitness, Triathlon Training

Education/Certifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Physiology, University of Wisconsin – La Crosse

Want to learn more about Personal Training? Fill out this form and Scott will contact you shortly.


Misty Swetnam

Misty-Swetnam

Level 2 Senior Personal Trainer
Pilates Personal Training

Experience:

Misty has a wide range of experience, including working with rehabilitation and special needs clients with both exercise and physical therapy. She has also coached basketball and soccer, and been an American Red Cross lifeguard.

Specialties:

Core, Injuries and Disabilities, Multiple Sclerosis, Corrective Exercise,Geriatric, Weight Loss

Education/Certifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science, University of Cincinnati
  • American Council on Exercise (ACE)-Certified Personal Trainer
  • Balanced Body Reformer 1 & 2 Certifications
  • Pilates Reformer 1 Certification
  • Pilates Mat 2 Certification
  • Multiple Sclerosis 1 Certification

Want to learn more about Personal Training? Fill out this form and Misty will contact you shortly.


Alice Boothe

Level 2 Senior Personal Trainer

Experience:

Alice has been strength training and interested in fitness for many years. She has taught fitness classes at several facilities throughout Cincinnati. Her goal is to give members real-life fitness solutions while promoting healthy lifestyles.

Specialties:

Interval Training, General Fitness, Strength Training, Small Group

Education/Certifications:

  • Central Academy of Commercial Art
  • National Exercise Trainers Association (NETA)-Certified Personal Trainer
  • Aerobics & Fitness Association of America (AFAA)-Certified Group Exercise Instructor
  • Mad Dogg Spinning Certification
  • Corrective Exercise Specialist (NASM)

Want to learn more about Personal Training? Fill out this form and Alice will contact you shortly.


Traci Shinkle

Level 2 Senior Personal Trainer

Experience:

Traci is an experienced fitness instructor who has worked in the health, wellness, and fitness industry since 1998. She is skilled in fitness training, health coaching, biometric screening, type 1 diabetes and marketing. Traci is a strong community and social services professional who believes in helping others become the best they can be. She believes in building your confidence along with improving your health. Traci’s goal as your trainer is to make you feel good about yourself and proud of who you are.

Specialties:

General fitness, weight loss, suspension training, functional fitness, cardio training, high intensity interval training, type 1 diabetes, neck injury

Education/Certifications:

  • Associate’s Degree from the University of Cincinnati
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Communications from Northern Kentucky University
  • Trained Biometric Screener
  • Aerobics & Fitness Association of America (AFAA)-Certified Group Exercise Instructor
  • Aerobics & Fitness Association of America (AFAA)-Certified Personal Trainer
  • Mad Dogg Spinning Certification

Want to learn more about Personal Training? Fill out this form and Alice will contact you shortly.


Kate Willer

Level 2 Senior Personal Trainer

Experience:

Kate has been a personal trainer since 2015. She has helped people lose weight, gain strength, increase mobility and flexibility, and most importantly, build confidence in themselves by discovering their own abilities. What really drove Kate into this profession was her own 70 lb weight loss which she accomplished by working out at the J!

Specialties:

Weight loss, Strength Training, Functional Training, High Intensity Interval Training, General Fitness

Education/Certifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work, University of Toledo
  • American Council on Exercise (ACE)-Certified Personal Trainer
  • American Council on Exercise (ACE) – Fitness Nutrition Specialist

Want to learn more about Personal Training? Fill out this form and Kate will contact you shortly.


Nicola Fontanive

Level 2 Personal Trainer

Experience:

Nicola (Nik) has been involved in fitness and sport for all is life and began his personal training in 2013. He has worked as a Personal Trainer and as a Strength and Conditioning Trainer in Milan (Italy). Nicola has been a professional hockey player in Europe, representing Italy in nine world championships and in the 2006 Olympic games.

Specialties:

Strength Training, Interval Training, Athletic Enhancement, Youth Training

Education/Certifications:

  • International Sports Sciences Association – Certified Personal Trainer
  • Italian Fitness Federation – Certified Fitness Instructor
  • USA hockey – Certified Level 2 Coach
  • National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) –  Performance Enhancement Specialist
  • TRX Suspension Training Certified
  • National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) – Youth Exercise Specialist
  • Assistant Coach for the Miami University Men’s Hockey Team

Want to learn more about Personal Training? Fill out this form and Nicola will contact you shortly.


Gary Wells

Level 2 Personal Trainer

Experience:

Gary has a wide variety of training experiences from working with post rehab & retired clients to leading a boot camp and circuit training-style group fitness class. He focuses his fitness style on core stability and muscular endurance to help members reach their goals.

Specialties:

General Fitness, Core, Strength Training, Senior Fitness, Personal Aquatics Training, Conditioning

Education/Certifications:

  • Associate’s Degree in Health & Fitness Technology, Cincinnati State
  • Cincinnati State-Group Fitness Instructor Certified

Want to learn more about Personal Training? Fill out this form and Gary will contact you shortly.


Corey Beasley

Senior Personal Trainer Level 2

Experience:

Corey has been in the health and wellness field since 2010. His passions involve working as a health coach and developing programs for all levels of fitness.

Specialties:

General Fitness and Strength Training

Education/Certifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Health Promotion: Exercise and Fitness
  • American Council on Exercise (ACE) Certified Personal Trainer
  • National Council on Strength and Fitness (NCSF) – Certified Strength Coach

Want to learn more about Personal Training? Fill out this form and Corey will contact you shortly.


Level 1 Personal Trainers


Beth Palmisano

Level 1 Personal Trainer

Experience:

Beth focuses her personal training around overall health and wellness. She became interested in fitness after going through physical therapy for a knee injury. Her goal was to quickly recover and participate again in athletics, which led her to want to help others achieve their own personal lifestyle goals. She recently graduate with a degree in Dietetics and culinary arts. Beth wants to combine fitness and nutrition to help people of all ages achieve an all-inclusive healthy lifestyle.

Specialties:

General Fitness, Adolescent Fitness, Functional training, weight loss, general fitness, strength training and TRX

Education/Certifications:

  • ISAA (International Sports Sciences Association) – Certified Personal Trainer
  • TRX Functional Training Qualified
  • Associates Degree in Dietetic Technology
  • Certificate of Dietary Management

Want to learn more about Personal Training? Fill out this form and Beth will contact you shortly.


Audrey Bertaux

Level 1 Personal Trainer

Experience:

Audrey has been involved in fitness all her life. From swim team and running, from yoga to weight training, Audrey has experienced the transformation that occurs when you get moving! After spending 10 years as a professional actor on the east coast, Audrey returned to Cincinnati to focus on her other love: holistic fitness. Audrey combines yoga with strength training, cardio, and core. For many, incorporating yoga into a fitness routine may lead to improved performance in other activities, better focus and a feeling of well-being, as well as a decrease in anxiety, stress, and back pain

Specialties:

General Fitness, Yoga Personal Training, Core Training, Weight Loss, Youth Training, and Women’s Fitness.

Education/Certifications:

  • National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) Certified Personal Trainer
  • Yoga Teacher Certification (RYT 200) from Yoga District
  • MFA in Acting from The Academy of Classic Acting at George Washington University
  • BA in Theatre from Butler University

Want to learn more about Personal Training? Fill out this form and Audrey will contact you shortly.


Matt Wiechelman

Level 1 Personal Trainer

Experience:

Matt has been in the fitness field since 2016 and has a certification from the National Academy of Sports Medicine. As an athlete for many years, Matt infuses his workout for clients at all levels of fitness with high energy and creativity. Matt graduated from University of Cincinnati with a degree in Sports Administration

Specialties:

Corrective Exercise, Strength Building, Vertical Jump Training, Agility Training.

Education/Certifications:

  • National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) Certified Personal Trainer

Want to learn more about Personal Training? Fill out this form and Matt will contact you shortly.


Pilates Trainers

 


 Anita Leong

Level 3 Master Personal & Pilates Trainer
Pilates Coordinator

Experience:

Anita has experience training all types of fitness populations of all ages. She focuses on core strength, endurance, stability, and mobility with precise movements and a holistic approach

Specialties:

Post Rehabilitation, Special Populations, Athletes, Seniors, Prenatal and Postnatal

Education/Certifications:

  • Master of Arts, Georgetown University
  • Bachelor of Music & Arts, CIM & CWRU
  • Pilates Method Alliance Certified
  • Mat, Reformer, Trapeze Table, Chair, and Barrel Certifications
  • American Fitness Aerobics Association (AFAA)-Certified Personal Trainer
  • AFAA-Group Exercise Instructor
  • Anatomy in 3D Certified
  • Low Back Dysfunction Certified
  • Mad Dogg Spinning Certified

Want to learn more about Personal Training? Fill out this form and Anita will contact you shortly.


Margie Carpenter-Hargis

Level 3 Pilates Trainer

Experience

Margie has been in the fitness field for over 15 years. Her passion is to enhance the quality of life through personal coaching and training.

Education/Certifications

  • Balanced Body Pilates Certified
  • American Council on Excercise(ACE)-Certified Personal Trainer
  • Private and Group Pilates Instructor
  • Pilates Mat Instructor
  • TRX Group and Rehab Specialist-Certified Trainer

Specialties

  • Mat Pilates
  • BOSU balance training
  • TRX
  • Rehabilitation

Want to learn more about Personal Training? Fill out this form and Margie will contact you shortly.


Heather Sommer

Level 2 Senior Pilates Trainer

Experience:

Heather has an extensive background not only in Pilates instruction, but in dance as well. She has been an instructor with the Mayerson JCC since 2010. She enjoys sharing how Pilates can help members in their everyday lives.

Specialties:

General & Functional Fitness, Prenatal & Postnatal, Special Populations

Education/Certifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Fine Arts in Dance, University of Akron
  • Mat, Reformer, Trapeze Table, Chair, and Barrel Certified
  • Anatomy in 3D Certified
  • Julian Littleford at J.L. Body Conditioning Apprenticeship
  • National Exercise Trainers Association (NETA)-Certified Group Exercise Instructor
  • Co-instructor of Pendleton’s teacher training program 2008-2010
  • Low Back Dysfunction Certified

Want to learn more about Personal Training? Fill out this form and Heather will contact you shortly.


Sarah Taylor

Level 2 Senior Pilates Trainer

Experience:

Sarah has been practicing Pilates since being introduced as a former dancer in high school. She has been teaching Pilates since 2011 and continues her education to better instruct members.

Specialties:

Mat & Reformer Pilates, Integrating Pilates for full-body workout

Education/Certifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in English, Cedarville University
  • Mat, Reformer, Trapeze Table, Chair, and Barrel Certified
  • Anatomy in 3D Certified
  • Low Back Dysfunction Certified
  • Assisted Stretching Certified
  • Balance Body Apprenticeship Certified

Want to learn more about Personal Training? Fill out this form and Sarah will contact you shortly.


Stacey Blaesser

Level 2 Senior Pilates Trainer/Personal Trainer
Group Ex Instructor

Experience:

Stacey has been in the fitness industry since 1996. Before becoming a fitness instructor, Stacey was a professional dancer, performing with many companies, artists, and shows across the country.

Specialties:

Dance, Weight Loss, General Fitness, Muscle Sculpting, multiple sclerosis

Education/Certifications:

  • American Council on Exercise (ACE)-Certified Personal Trainer
  • Cardio Kickboxing Certified
  • R.I.P.P.E.D. Certified
  • Balanced Body Reformer 1 & 2 Certification
  • Multiple Sclerosis 1 Certification
  • Concept 2 Certified Rowing Instructor

Want to learn more about Personal Training? Fill out this form and Stacey will contact you shortly


Misty Swetnam

Misty-Swetnam

Level 2 Senior Personal Trainer
Pilates Personal Training

Experience:

Misty has a wide range of experience, including working with rehabilitation and special needs clients with both exercise and physical therapy. She has also coached basketball and soccer, and been an American Red Cross lifeguard.

Specialties:

Core, Injuries and Disabilities, Multiple Sclerosis, Geriatric, Weight Loss

Education/Certifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science, University of Cincinnati
  • American Council on Exercise (ACE)-Certified Personal Trainer
  • Balanced Body Reformer 1 & 2 Certifications
  • Pilates Mat 2 Certification
  • Multiple Sclerosis 1 Certification

Want to learn more about Personal Training? Fill out this form and Misty will contact you shortly.


Mei Wong

Level 2 Senior Personal Trainer

Experience:

Mei has been teaching Pilates since 2012 and been practicing for many years. She also teaches Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga and Integrative Yoga Therapy, along with spin classes.

Specialties:

Mat & Reformer Pilates, Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga, Integrative Yoga Therapy, Spinning

Education/Certifications:

  • Balanced Body Pilates Reformer Certifications
  • Balance Body Pilates Mat Certifications
  • 200-Registered Yoga Teacher Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga
  • 200-Registered Yoga Teacher Interactive Yoga Therapy
  • Mad Dogg Spinning Certified

Want to learn more about Personal Training? Fill out this form and Mei will contact you shortly.


Alyssa Konermann

Level 2 Pilates Trainer

Experience:

Alyssa first began practicing Pilates to recover from a recurring running injury. She has been teaching since 2014, and loves helping clients find the right form and muscle engagement to get the most benefit out of each movement.

Specialties:

Mat & Reformer Pilates, General & Functional Fitness, Balance & Flexibility Training, Muscle & Body Awareness

Education/Certifications:

  • Honors Bachelor of Arts in History and Philosophy, Xavier University
  • Mat & Reformer Pilates Certifications

Want to learn more about Personal Training? Fill out this form and Alyssa will contact you shortly


Nora Kirsh

Level 1 Pilates Trainer

Experience:

Nora has trained in several areas of the fitness industry. She instructs both Pilates and spinning and has been at the Mayerson JCC since 2011. She also has experience teaching children with hearing impairment for several school districts.

Specialties:

General & Functional Fitness, Balance & Stability Training, Core Training

Education/Certifications:

  • Master’s Degree in Arts in Education, University of Cincinnati
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Science in Communication Disorders, Penn State University
  • Mat & Reformer Certifications
  • Mad Dogg Spinning Certified

Want to learn more about Personal Training? Fill out this form and Nora will contact you shortly.


Alexandra Brannon

Level 1 Pilates Trainer

Experience:

Alexandra has over 12 years of teaching experience working with children and adults.  She is a professional ballet dancer and choreographer who also specializes in modern dance and pilates.  Utilizing her knowledge of the body in all its capabilities, she is able to help clients find strength, balance, and flexibility in their body as well as encouraging an overall healthy balanced lifestyle.

Specialties:

Dance, Weight Loss, Flexibility, Functional Movement/Wellness, Athletic Cross-training

Education/Certifications:

  • Bachelors of Business Management and Administration, University of Louisville
  • POWER PILATES Assessment – Based Certification utilizing the Mat, Reformer, Cadillac, Chairs, Barrels, Ped-o-Pull and Magic Circle

Want to learn more about Personal Training? Fill out this form and Nora will contact you shortly.


Aquatics Trainers


Audrey Bertaux

Level 3 Aquatics Trainer & Personal Trainer

Experience:

Anita has 25 years of athletic training experience at the college and high school live. She taught secondary education for 20 years, and has mentored high school college, and adult students, having helped many students become certified in personal training, rehabilitation, medical assisting, and athletic training.

Specialties:

Aquatic Fitness, Aquatic Sports Training, Injury Recogintion, Injury Rehabilitation (land & water)

Education/Certifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Liberal Arts: Focus on Biology and Athletic Training, Xavier University (Ohio)
  • Master’s Degree in Health Education, University of Nebraska (Omaha)
  • Board Certified and State of Ohio Licensed Athletic Trainer
  • Certified Aquatic Personal Trainer (Water Art Fitness International)
  • Certified Aquatic Rehabilitation Specialist (Water Art Fitness International)
  • Certified Aquatic Sports Conditioning Specialist (Water Art Fitness International)
  • Water Fitness General Instructor Aquatic Exercise Association (AEA) Certified
  • Water Fitness General Instructor Shallow & Deep (Water Art Fitness International) Certified
  • American Heart Association BLS Instructor
  • Owner of Beauchamp Sports Medicine Training Center for Health Care Professional Recue Certifications (American Health and Safety Institute)
  • Ohio and Florida State Teaching License/Certification in Health and Biology

Want to learn more about Personal Training? Fill out this form and Anita B will contact you shortly.