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Tony Bieri

Brookfield

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Regional Fitness Director

Tony joined the Brookfield Elite team in 1994. He oversees all of Elite’s fitness programs as well as coordinates racquetball leagues at our Brookfield location. He is certified as a Personal Trainer by the American Council on Exercise and has Reebok certifications in: Core Training, Body Pump, and Cycle Reebok.

Susie Montross

Brookfield

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Personal Training Director

Susie received her Bachelor of Science degree in Education as well as her Masters in Curriculum and Instruction degree from Portland State University. She also has many other qualifications including American Council of Exercise (ACE), Certified Personal Trainer (CPT), TRX, Power Pilates-Mat I, Spin, & Kettleworx.

Susie has been with Elite Sports Clubs since 2012 and enjoys many activities including running, soccer, basketball, cross country skiing, hiking, weight training, spinning, golf, reading, and attending sporting events. She specializes in TRX, Sculpt, Strength and Core Training, Short and Long distance running, Pilates and Functional Training.

Brittany Landers

Brookfield

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Fitness Director

EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS: UW Oshkosh Kinesiology with emphasis in Strength and Conditioning, CPR/AED by American Heart Association, TRX Basic Training
SPECIALIZATION & INTERESTS: Sports Performance Training , Speed and Agility Training , Olympic Lifting Training. Brittany’s interests include working out, traveling, spending time with family, friends and her two dogs. She also likes watching and playing many different sports.
PHILOSOPHY: “If you want to change you have to be willing to challenge yourself.” I challenge my clients to push themselves to a a whole new level to get out of their comfort zone. That is where you see the biggest improvement. I believe sport performance is a big part of sports today and that is why I will push all my athletes to excel in the weightroom so they will excel on the field. Speed, agility, jumping, strength, power, etc.. are all parts of sport performance that are all focused on with all athletes.

Brittany’s career started in 2014 and she has been with Elite Sports Clubs since 2016.

Luke Lewitzke

Mequon

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Fitness Director & Group Ex Director

Luke has a B.S in Kinesiology from UW-Milwaukee, is an American Council of Exercise (ACE) Certified Personal Trainer, as well as an ACE Lifestyle and Weight Management Coach. He is also a certified Spin, Les Mills Body Pump, and TRX instructor and specializes in lifestyle management and functional training. Luke enjoys playing basketball and baseball, spending time with his wife and 2 children (Owen & Makayla), coaching their various activities, and camping. He believes that “success and happiness are choices. Every day you decide what to wear, eat, whether or not to exercise, if you are going to be happy, and how you are going to approach the day. Through a little determination, thought, and preparation, you can achieve any level of success and happiness in your health and life, but it all starts with a choice.” Luke started his career in 1999 and has been with Elite Sports Clubs since 1999.

Jason Liegl

Mequon

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Personal Training Director

Specializations: Athlete training & weight loss. In my free time, I enjoy spending time with my wife and two kids, reading, and training to get a little bit better every day.

Motivational Philosophy: No one workout or one meal is going to change your lifestyle. Learning how to make exercise and nutrition repeatedly part of your healthy habits and in line with your goals will lead to accomplishing those goals and feeling excellent.

“Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence.” – Vince Lombardi

Alex Shapsis

North Shore

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Fitness Director (at North Shore & River Glen)

Education & Certifications: Military Academy: B.S. in Physical Education & Fitness Management, American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) Member, International Fitness ProfessionalsAssociation (IFPA), Certified Personal Trainer, State Board Certified Massage Therapist

Specializations & Interests: Kickboxing, Boot Camp, Kettlebell, Spin, Bosu Ball, Reebok Core Board, & TRX, Weight loss, Endurance Training & Functional Training

Alex joined the Elite team in 2000. He enjoys spending time with his wife and daughter. Philosophy: “If you have a goal and you really want to achieve it, it is always possible.”

Matt Bartz

River Glen

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Personal Training Director

Education & Certifications: UW-Milwaukee: Master of Science (M.S.), Kinesiology and Excercise Science, UW-Milwaukee: Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Kinesiology and Exercise Science, Certified Functional Strength Coach

Specializations & Interests: Matt specializes in functional resistance training for general health and all types of athletic endeavors. He enjoys running trail utlra marathons, playing tennis, and spending time with his wife Jen and daughter Emma Carlin.

Philosophy: “Movement is an important key to life. Take time to move consistently and well. Let your body recover from difficult efforts and strive for balance in your work. Most importantly, take time to enjoy the people, effort, and the nuances surrounding your activity. Each day is a blessing!”

Matt started his career in 1997 and he joined the Elite team in 2012.

Melissa Radmer

West Brookfield

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Fitness Director

EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS: Concordia University of Wisconsin: B.S. Exercise Physiology and Exercise Leadership, Certified Personal Trainer through the Aerobics & Fitness Association of America (AFAA), Certified Level 1 Coach from USA Triathlon, Les Mills certified in BodyPump and TONE, and certified in Red Cross CPR and First Aid Instruction.

SPECIALIZATION & INTERESTS: Melissa works with clients of all ages and abilities, specializing in Sports-Performance Training, High Intensity and Functional Training, and Multi-Sport Training. Melissa enjoys training for and competing in triathlons, and is a 5-time member of Team USA and 2-time All-American. She also teaches Spin, Zumba, Power Pilates Mat, & Gravity Training System.

PHILOSOPHY: “Get comfortable being uncomfortable. It’s okay to be uncomfortable, and often times those are the moments in our exercise routines that help take us to the next level-paired with adequate rest and recovery. Our bodies are amazing machines that can often times perform more than we believe they can.”

Melissa has been a part of the Elite team since 2002.

Jill Jelinski

West Brookfield

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Group Exercise Director and Personal Trainer

EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS: UW-Stevens Point: B.S. Health & Wellness Promotion. The Aerobics and Fitness Association of America (AFAA)
SPECIALIZATION & INTERESTS: Jill Jelinski loves teaching group exercise classes and working with people of all ages and levels, but particularly enjoy’s women’s fitness and health programs. She is also an Assistant Cross Country Coach at Menomonee Falls High School and enjoys spending time with her family, hiking, taking long walks—preferably on a beach, and watching her son compete in High School Cross Country and Track.
PHILOSOPHY: “Every day is another chance to get stronger, to eat better, to live healthier and to be the best version of YOU!” -Unknown Author Set your goals, train regularly, and keep it fun! Jill’s career started in 1986 and she has been with Elite Sports Clubs since 1987.

Taylor Thompson

Brookfield

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Personal Trainer

EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS: University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point: B.S. in Dietetics, American Council of Exercise (ACE), Certified Personal Trainer (CPT) & Fitness Nutrition Specialist (FNS),  TRX Suspension Training Certified,  Power Pilates Mat I Certified,  American Red Cross: Water Safety Instructor (WSI) and Lifeguard CertifiedS
SPECIALIZATION:Nutrition & Weight Loss, Aqua Training, Youth Training, Functional Training
INTERESTS: Traveling, Dancing, Cooking, and Spending Time with Friends
PHILOSOPHY: Take care of your body as a whole – physically, mentally, spiritually, and emotionally. Set goals, push past them, and achieve results you never imagined! YOU are worth it! Inspire others to be the best version of themselves, like others have inspired you.

Taylor’s career started in 2016 and she has been with Elite Sports Clubs since 2016.

Taylor Eckholm

Brookfield

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Personal Trainer

EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS: UW-Milwaukee: B.A. in Marketing, Institute for Integrative Nutrition Certified Health Coach, National Academy for Sports Medicine Certified Personal Trainer (CPT), Titleist Performance Institute Level 1 Trainer
SPECIALIZATION & INTERESTS: Functional Training, Rotational Sport Training, Fat Loss and Muscle Gain
PHILOSOPHY: Nothing changes if you don’t.

Taylor’s career started in 2018 and he has been with Elite Sports Clubs since 2018.

Eric Wahl

Brookfield

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Personal Trainer

EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS: UW-Milwaukee: B.S. in Kinesiology, American Council of Exercise (ACE) Certified Personal Trainer (CPT), CPR/AED through American Heart Association (AHA)
SPECIALIZATION & INTERESTS: TRX Certified
Eric Wahl specializes in: Sport Specific Training, Total Body Strength Training, Circuit/Interval Training, Functional Personal Training
Eric enjoys being outdoors camping, fishing, canoeing along with participating
and watching many sports. He is a huge Packers and Badgers fan!
PHILOSOPHY: PHILOSOPHY “Nothing in life is ever given to you. That goes the same for your fitness goals. You need to put in the hard work and dedication in order to achieve your
goals. I am here to help you succeed, if you put your trust in me, I will use my knowledge and skills to give you the best chance possible at success. Ignore that voice in your head that’s telling you to “stop” or “you can’t.” Your body is able to go way beyond the limits of what your mind is telling you.”

Eric’s career started in 2015 and he has been with Elite Sports Clubs since 2015.

Jen Bauman

Brookfield

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Personal Trainer & Group Exercise Director

Jen graduated from UW-Eau Claire with a B.S. degree in Kinesiology with an emphasis on Exercise Management. She began her career with Elite Sports clubs shortly after graduating in 2001. Jen is the Group Fitness Director and enjoys teaching a variety of classes, including Body Pump, Body Attack, Kickboxing, and Pilates Fusion. She is an ACE-Certified Personal Trainer and also holds certifications in Prenatal/Postpartum Exercise Design, Les Mills Body Pump, Les Mills Body Attack, Power Pilates Beginner and Intermediate Mat, Gravity, TRX, Hardstyle Kettlebell, and FMS (Functional Movement Systems) Level 1 and 2.  Jen enjoys playing volleyball, jogging, rollerblading, and spending time with her husband and two boys, Bryce and Caden.  She especially loves showing her boys how being active shouldn’t be a chore, it should be fun!  They love shooting hoops together,  playing catch, and working on their push-ups.  She loves challenging her clients with fun and creative workouts that keep them safe, making sure to work with any injuries or limitations they may have.  She believes that motivating her clients truly starts with understanding their goals and creating a trusting trainer-client relationship.

Kelly Donohue

Brookfield

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Personal Trainer

Kelly is a graduate of UW-Milwaukee with a Bachelor’s degree of science in Kinesiology. She is also Efi Sports Medicine Certified in Gravity Group Strength, an AEA certified Aquatic Fitness Professional, and is certified in TRX. Kelly has been with Elite since 2005 and specializes in balance and agility training, strength and cardiovascular training, as well as aquatic personal training. She enjoys traveling, going to Marquette basketball games, and spending time with her family and friends. Kelly’s philosophy is “Push yourself out of your comfort zone.”

Anne Tremel

Brookfield

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Personal Trainer

Anne started working at Elite Sports Club – Brookfield as an instructor and trainer in 1990. Anne has an M.S. in accounting from UW-Milwaukee. She is an A.C.E. certified Personal Trainer and Aerobics Instructor.

Her other certifications include: Cycle Reebok certified instructor and is a Cardio Tech cardiovascular exercise specialist.

Tanya Earing

Brookfield

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Personal Trainer

Education & Certifications:
• Northern Illinois University: Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
• American Council of Exercise: Certified Personal Trainer(CPT)
• CPR/AED by American Red Cross Specializations & Interests: Strength training & functional training I enjoy spending time outdoors, hiking, traveling, going to concerts and working out. I enjoy spending time with my husband and 4 daughters, going to my daughter’s dance competitions and softball games
Motivational Philosophy: “When you feel like quitting, remember why you started.”
Tanya started her career in 2019 with Elite Sports Clubs.

Alex White

Brookfield

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Personal Trainer

EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS:  B.S. of Psychology from University of Wisconsin Madison, Certified ACE Personal Trainer SPECIALIZATION & INTERESTS: Functional training & mobility, Adapted & post-injury fitness, Strength training & weight loss. Alex enjoys working out, hiking, reading, boating, and being outdoors. PHILOSOPHY: “Healthy mind, healthy body”

Career started in 2017 At Elite Sports Clubs since 2018

Dory Karinen

West Brookfield

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Personal Trainer

Dory has been with Elite Clubs since 1991. She graduated from UW-LaCrossewith a Bachelor of Science degree in physical education with a fitness emphasis.Dory is an ACE Certified Personal Trainerand a dedicated fitness professional. Dory is certified to teach group exercise classes including Body Pump and Cycle. She is also a certified TRX instructor and Level 1 FMS trainer.

Dory loves spending time with her husbandDan, and sons, Danny and Andrew. She enjoys working out, quiet time, teaching and reading.

Polly Wozniak

West Brookfield

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Personal Trainer

EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS: UW-Madison: B.S. Physical Education & Exercise Specialist, American College of Sports Medicine: Certified Exercise Physiologist, MWOD Institute: Movement and Mobility Specialist
SPECIALIZATIONS & INTERESTS:Polly specializes in Mobilization Techniques to restore function to joints and tissues and problem solves for mechanically based pain and dysfunction. She also specializes in Adaptive Fitness, Restorative Movement, and Strength and Flexibility. Polly enjoys running, rock climbing, walking her dogs, and reading.
PHILOSOPHY: Polly helps develop, restore, and maintain movement in the body regardless of age or limitations.

Polly started her career in 1990 and she has been on the Elite team from 1990-1998 & since 2017.

Collin Christensen

West Brookfield

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Personal Trainer

EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS: Carroll University: B.S. in Exercise Science & current physical therapy student & American College of Sports Medicine: Certified Personal Trainer
SPECIALIZATION & INTERESTS: Collin has many specializes and interests including Tai Chi, Resistance Training, Olympic Weightlifting, Cardio Kickboxing/ HIIT, Functional Training, and training for Postural Correction. He also specializes in Resistance training for youth, adults, and elderly populations. Collin enjoys reading, cooking, playing guitar, and weight training.
PHILOSOPHY: “Wellness encompasses a healthy body, a sound mind, and a tranquil spirit. Enjoy the journey as you strive for wellness.” – Laurette Gagnon Beaulieu

Collin started his career in 2006 and he joined the Elite team in 2016.

Bernie Feyrer

Mequon

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Personal Trainer

EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS: National Exercise Trainers Association (NETA) Certified Personal Trainer, American Red Cross Certified in CPR/AED

SPECIALIZATION & INTERESTS: Knee and hip replacement clients, inactive lifestyle, special needs population, arthritis, flexibility, and limited range of motion. She also specializes in strength and mobility personal training for older clients to keep up with the grandkids! Bernie enjoys biking, birding, tending her flowers, Sudoku, reading, working out, and spending time with her husband, three children, and five grandsons.

PHILOSOPHY: I enjoy helping motivate people to improve their quality of life. My programs are designed to safely challenge and encourage their commitment to fitness! If you rest – you’ll rust.

Bernie has been training and teaching since 1982.

Joe Janzen

Mequon

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Personal Trainer

EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS: Carroll University: B.S. in Exercise Science; Psychology
National Strength and Conditioning Association: Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS)
SPECIALIZATION & INTERESTS: Helping people move better with greater useful strength
& long-term athletic development. As a former NCAA swimmer, he teaches triathletes and competitive swimmers how to improve their efficiency and speed. He also coaches high school swimming. Joe enjoys adventures with his wife, Lauren, and spending time with his two dogs, Jordy and Lambeau.

PHILOSOPHY: 
“You can’t fire a cannon from a canoe.” – Charles Poliquin
“You are responsible for your own fitness. Everyone else is just a guide.” – Joe Janzen

Joe’s career with Elite Sports Club began in 2014.

Chris Hajigeorgio

Mequon

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Personal Trainer

EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS: University of Wisconsin B.S In Political Science/ Pre-Law
SPECIALIZATION & INTERESTS: Functional Training & Small Group Training: Sports Specific Conditioning. Chris enjoys spending time with his family and friends, training that includes boxing, MMA, running in races, and attending sporting events.
PHILOSOPHY: There is no magic pill, there is no easy way out. To achieve great success with your mind and body one has to put time the time in and be willing to get out of there comfort zone. The Key to success is frequent variation in your workouts. Get After it!

Chris began his career with Elite Sports Clubs in 2016.

Ally Miller

Mequon

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Personal Trainer

EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS: Marquette University B.S. Advertising and Marketing, Collegiate All-American Women’s Soccer, Certified Personal Trainer, Functional Movement Screen (FMS) Level 1&2 Certified, Plant-Based Nutrition Certificate.
SPECIALIZATION & INTERESTS: Weight loss, functional strength and endurance training as well as cardio conditioning. In addition to working out, I enjoy playing soccer, hiking, snowboarding, spending time with family, traveling and eating good food.
PHILOSOPHY: Health and fitness is a lifestyle. It’s not a quick fix. It’s long-term commitment  made through daily choices. If you find your “why” – why you want to get healthy and fit – it will give you the strength and determination to push forward on your journey.

Ally’s career started in 2019 at Elite Sports Clubs.

Paul Alexander

North Shore

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Personal Training Director

EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS: Cal-State Northridge: BA in Phy Ed, 1995, UW-Milwaukee: MS in Biomechanics, 2007, Certified Personal Trainer, 1992 (NASM), Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist, 1998 (NSCA), Certified Natural Trainer (CNT,) Monkey Bar Gym, 2008, Reebok Spin Instructor, Polestar Pilates Certified, Reebok Coreboard Instructor, Yoga Fit Level 1 Instructor, Reebok Functional Movement Screen Assessment, & TRX Training.
SPECIALIZATION & INTERESTS: Sports Performance Training for all age groups, Senior Training, High-risk population w/ cardiac and/or orthopedic issues & rehabilitation
Paul enjoys Yoga, Kettlebell training, large dogs, cooking (especially barbeque), craft beer and home brewing, and spending time with his wife and daughters.
PHILOSOPHY: “I train movement, not muscles. The body is an integrated unit and should be treated as such. Everybody is an athlete on some level. It is my job to make them the best athlete they can be.”

Paul’s career started in 1994 and he has been with Elite Sports Clubs since 1996.

Amy Hall

North Shore

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Group Exercise Director, Racquetball Director, Personal Trainer

EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS: AAFA Certified Personal Trainer, American Red Cross Certified CPR and First Aid Instructor, Les Mills Certified Instructor, Trained in Spin, Pilates, Ballet Barre, Sculpt, Step, and Bosu.

Amy began teaching group fitness in 1991, and has been part of the Elite team since 2005. She understands that every individual has unique fitness goals and believes that every day holds a new opportunity to become stronger inside and out. Amy applies a constant variety of training techniques to create both muscular and mental challenge to give you continuous results and
improvement. She has demonstrated tremendous energy, motivation and perseverance while obtaining her professional training, which has improved the over all health of her clients and our members.

 

 

Grace Selwitschka

River Glen

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Personal Trainer

EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS: AFAA Certified Personal Fitness Trainer, AFAA Certified Group Exercise Instructor, AFAA Certified Step Instructor, Les Mills BODY PUMP* Certified Instructor and pursuing a Master Trainer Certification, Johnny G Spinning* Certified Instructor, Zumba Certified Instructor, Cycleops Indoor Cycling Certified Instructor, Efi Sports Medicine GTS GRAVITYGroup* Certified Instructor, TRX* Suspension Group Training Certified Instructor, Other Specialty training includes Kickboxing, BOSU, Bootcamp, Functional Fitness, SilverSneakers* program, Junior fitness, and basic Nutrition.
American Red Cross Certified in CPR, AED, and First Aid.. Bachelor’s degree from The National Teacher’s College in Asia. Studied German language in Frankfurt Germany.

SPECIALIZATION & INTERESTS: My goal is to help clients feel stronger, get in shape, and be more confident about themselves.  Exercise not only changes your physical health, but emotional and mental as well.  As a Personal trainer and Fitness specialist, my commitment is to YOU, to help you reach your fitness and lifestyle goals.

Curt Minter

North Shore

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Personal Trainer (AT NORTH SHORE & RIVER GLEN)

EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS: UW Platteville: B.S. Health and Human Performance
American College of Sports Medicine: Certified Personal Trainer
American Sports and Fitness Association: Cycling Instructor

SPECIALIZATION & INTERESTS: Balance, Strength, and Endurance, Weight Management, Fitness Event Preparation, Energizing and Enjoyable Fitness, Health and Wellness Guidance. Working out, traveling, working with my hands, and being outdoors.
PHILOSOPHY: “Every Journey Starts With A Single Step.” – Lao Tze
No matter where you are in your life it is never too late for a healthy start.

Curt’s career started in 2017 and he has been with Elite Sports Clubs since 2017.

Matthew Bishop

North Shore

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Personal Trainer (AT NORTH SHORE & RIVER GLEN)

EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS: Wisconsin Lutheran College; B.S. in Sports and Exercise Science, American College of Sports Medicine: Certified Personal Trainer (CPT), Certified in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
SPECIALIZATION & INTERESTS: Sports Performance, Strength and Conditioning , Injury Prevention, Health and Wellness, Functional Training. Matt enjoys sports, fitness, the outdoors, fishing and is also passionate about spending time with family and finding balance between work and enjoyable activities.
PHILOSOPHY: “Anything worth having is worth fighting for” – Susan Phillips. “Im not telling you its going to be easy, I’m telling you its going to be worth it.” – Art Williams. My philosophy is, if you want it then go get it and don’t stop till you do.

Matthew’s career started in 2016 and he has been with Elite Sports Clubs since 2017.

Marshal Stich

North Shore

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Personal Trainer (AT NORTH SHORE & RIVER GLEN)

EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS: University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee: B.S. in Kinesiology & Exercise Science, American Council on Exercise: Certified Personal Trainer, American Council on Exercise: Group Fitness Instructor, American Sport and Fitness Association: Cycling Instructor  

SPECIALIZATION & INTERESTS: Marshal specializes in Body Weight and Boot Camp Style Training, Battle Rope and TRX Training, Fitness and Nutrition Education, Strength and Conditioning, Training for Weight Loss, and Group Exercise. He enjoys camping, hiking, and playing guitar.

PHILOSOPHY: “It always seems impossible until it’s done.” – Nelson Mandela. I believe becoming a healthier version of yourself is always possible. With a little bit of knowledge and the right amount of hard work, you can reach your health and fitness goals.

Marshal’s career started in 2015 and he has been with Elite Sports Clubs since 2017.

Kailyn Danhouser

North Shore

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Personal Trainer (AT NORTH SHORE & RIVER GLEN)

EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS: University of Wisconsin- La Crosse: B.S. in Exercise and Sport Science, American College of Sports Medicine: Certified Exercise Physiologist (EP-C), AAAI/ISMA: Certified Pilates Instructor, Certified SilverSneakers Instructor, Certified LiveSTRONG at the YMCA Instructor, Certified Diabetes Prevention Lifestyle Coach
SPECIALIZATION & INTERESTS: Functional Training, Group training, Special Populations, Weight Management, HIIT, I enjoy reading, hiking, weight lifting, traveling, and playing board games.
PHILOSOPHY: “Take care of your body. It’s the only place you have to live.” – Jim Rohn
I want to inspire people to find exercises that they enjoy doing everyday. There are many opportunities all around us to move our bodies, we have to look for them. The exercises you do are better than the ones you don’t do.

Kailyn’s career started in 2013 and she has been with Elite Sports Clubs since 2017.

Nicole Pearson

River Glen

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Group Exercise Director & group Exercise Director

EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS: UW- La Crosse: B.S. in Exercise and Sport Science with an emphasis in fitness, Certified Functional Strength Coach, American Council of Exercise: Certified Personal Trainer (CPT), Certified Spinning Instructor, Pound, Les Mills Tone, Ballet Barre, CPR (American Red Cross)

SPECIALIZATION & INTERESTS: Nicole specializes in functional training, sport training (lacrosse, basketball, golf, tennis, softball/baseball), and weight loss programming. Nicole’s interests are backpacking, camping, reading and spending time with her family.

PHILOSOPHY: “Make exercise a part of your everyday life. If you have a goal that is important, you will find a way to work at it every chance you get.”

Nicole’s career started in 2008 and she has been with Elite Sports Clubs since 2012.

Craig Charlton

River Glen

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Personal Trainer

EDUCATION & CERTIFICATIONS: Durham University: BTEC in Sports Science, Cardinal Stritch University: B.S. in Sports Management, National Academy of Sports Medicine: Certified Personal Trainer, NESTA: Speed Agility and Quickness Specialist, Medical Exercise Specialist (MES), Licensed National Soccer Association
SPECIALIZATION & INTERESTS: Small Group Training: TRX Suspension Training, Nimble – Senior specific classes & Boot Camp. Craig enjoys playing soccer, working out, going to the movies and hanging out with his wife and twin girls.
PHILOSOPHY: “Make sure you challenge yourself in every workout. Every person who works out wants results whether it be to lose weight, gain strength or cardio fitness or improve basic functionality for daily activities etc. For this to happen you must challenge your body and that’s where I come in because most people find it hard to do this on their own. I’ll gladly be your helping hand to success.”

Craig’s career started in 1999 and he has been with Elite Sports Clubs since 2005.

Melissa Abramovich

River Glen

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Personal Trainer & Group Exercise Instructor

SPECIALIZATION & INTERESTS: As a personal trainer: Medical Exercise Specialty (post rehab/PT) – Multiple Sclerosis, joint replacements, CVA/Stroke, Parkinson’s, Cardiac Post Rehab, Fibromyalgia, Diabetes, Hypertension, Functional Training, Weight Management/Wellness. As a group exercise instructor: Kickboxing, Kettlebells, HIIT and Pilates! Private life: Melissa spends time with her family, friends, and various pets. She loves bicycling, cross country skiing, martial arts, rollerblading, ice skating, painting on canvas, and just about anything artistic. For the last several years, she has run an online Etsy store where she creates and sells her own jewelry designs.
PHILOSOPHY: “Life doesn’t come with a remote. Get up and change it yourself” My motivation stems from my own weight loss of 150#. My desire to help others to achieve their fitness goals and a better quality of life drives me.

Melissa’s career started in 2002 and she has been with Elite Sports Clubs since 2005.