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Staff Directory

Fitness Instructors and Personal Trainers

SHELLIE

LIFECENTER Fitness Program Coordinator
Group Fitness Instructor
Personal Trainer
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Master of Science in Exercise Science
ACSM Certified Exercise Physiologist
ACE Certified Group Fitness Instructor
ACE Certified Personal Trainer
Peak Pilates® Level 1 Certified Instructor – Mat & Apparatus
YogaFit® Level 1 Instructor
Spinning® Certified Instructor
Barre Above® Certified Instructor
TRX® Qualified Instructor
Zumba® B1 Instructor

Shellie says, “What I enjoy most is watching participants realize how much they are truly capable of and the confidence that this brings them.”

ANNETTE

Group Fitness Instructor

Pound® Fitness Certified Instructor
Barre Above® Certified Instructor
Pumped Up Strength® Certified Instructor

Annette says, “I enjoy showing participants that they can work towards their fitness goals regardless of the setbacks they encounter or their age.

BETHANIE

Group Fitness Instructor
Personal Trainer


Associates of Science in Health & Wellness Management
NASM Certified Personal Trainer
TRX Qualified Instructor
Healthy Minds Healthy Bodies Veteran Coach
NASM Mental Toughness Coach
OIF ARMY VET

Bethanie says, “What I love about teaching fitness classes is the energy and happiness that the participants stay in even when I push them.
What I love about training clients, is the realization they get when they’ve accomplished something that they never thought they could do.”

CINDY

Group Fitness Instructor

AFAA Certified Group Fitness Instructor
AFAA Yoga Essentials I & II
Schwinn Cycling Certified Instructor

Cindy says, “It is extremely gratifying to know that class participants feel challenged and accomplished after each class I teach. When you give the body what it wants, the body will give you what you want. ”

DEVIN

Group Fitness Instructor
Personal Trainer


Bachelor of Science in Physical Education
AFI Certified Personal Trainer

Devin says, “I love to see the transition from struggle to success in a short period of time.”

JACQUI

Group Fitness Instructor

AFAA Certified Group Fitness Instructor
Zumba® B1 Instructor

Jacqui says, “I love the feeling that I get when I see the smiles out on the dance floor. Getting people to move and make them feel free through dance is one of the most rewarding classes I have ever taught.

JENNIFER

Group Fitness Instructor
Personal Trainer


NASM/AFAA Certified Group Fitness Instructor
NASM Certified Personal Trainer
Schwinn Cycling Certified Instructor

Jennifer says, “What I enjoy most about teaching and training is being able to make difference someone’s life.”

LISA

Group Fitness Instructor


AFAA Certified Group Fitness Instructor
Reebok Certified Step Fitness Instructor
Barre Above® Certified Instructor

Lisa says, “I enjoy all of the people that I have met, to have helped them reach their fitness goals, and to have kept them motivated to keep coming back each week.”

MELISSA C.

Group Fitness Instructor
Personal Trainer

NASM Certified Personal Trainer

RUPAL

Group Fitness Instructor

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YogaWorks Certified Yoga Instructor

Rupal says, “What I love most about teaching yoga is the progress I get to observe in my students one practice at a time and increase in confidence in their own abilities.”

SHERRY

Group Fitness Instructor


NETA Certified Group Fitness Instructor
NETA Certified Senior Fitness Instructor
NETA Trained Yoga Instructor
SCW WaterinMOTION® Aqua Fitness Instructor
Reiki Level 1 Practitioner

Sherry says, “I love sharing my knowledge of fitness, health, and anatomy to help others achieve their goals! It makes me happy to see participants really enjoying their workout and living pain-free!”

SHANNON

Group Fitness Instructor

CorePower Yoga 200hr Certified Instructor

ZACK

Nutrition Counselor

MS Nutrition
BS Food, Nutrition, Dietetics
Registered Dietitian

Zack says, “My mission is to provide information that can be used to improve your long-term health and day-to-day lives. I aim to assist in developing a clear plan of action that is best fit for each individual. My role as a dietitian is to energize people to reach higher quality nutrition and I am excited to be provided the opportunity to do that with LIFECENTER and the Bartlett Park District!”