Meet the TrainersPage address: https://www.mnsu.edu/campusrec/fitness/trainers.html
Certifications: AFAA Personal Trainer; NETA Group Exercise Instructor
Personal Training Philosophy: I believe that everyone can enjoy exercising, you just need to find something you enjoy doing so that you forward to being active.
Favorite Exercises: Squats and Lunges
Inspirational Quote: Never forget why you started.
About Brittany: I am a senior majoring in Exercise Science and minoring in Sports Medicine. I played basketball at MSU, Mankato and still enjoy playing but love doing things that allow me to be active outdoors. I love spending time with you friends, family, and playing with my dogs.
Certifications: AFAA Personal Trainer and Group Exercise Instructor; NETA Personal Trainer and Group Exercise Instructor; ACE Group Exercise Instructor; E-RYT (Registered Yoga Teacher); CHES (Certified Health Education Specialist)
Personal Training Philosophy: I believe it is important to meet people where they are at and take small confident steps in the direction of their goal that will enable them to be successful.
Favorite Exercises: lunges
Inspirational Quote: "Be the change you wish to see in the world." - Gandhi
About Carly: I am the Program Coordinator for Fitness, Wellness and Special Programs in the Office of Campus Recreation. I have been a personal trainer, group fitness instructor, yoga instructor, and pilates instructor for many years. In my free time I enjoy exercising, running, practicing yoga, reading, spending time with my family and friends.
Certifications: AFAA Personal Training Certified, NETA Group Exercise Certified, NETA Group Strength Training Certified
Personal Training Philosophy: Health is wealth
Favorite Exercises: All Squats and anything involving running
Inspirational Quote: “You’ve always had the power my dear; you just had to learn it for yourself.” –Glinda, The Wizard of Oz.
About Jenna: I am a junior majoring in Exercise Science; looking forward to pursuing a career in Corporate Wellness. I love to stay active, whether I am running, in the weight room, practicing yoga, or enjoying the company of good friends with lots of laughs. Always go the extra mile; it is never crowded.
Certifications: AFAA Personal Trainer; AFAA Group Fitness Instructor
Personal Training Philosophy: You can do whatever you set your mind to.
Favorite Exercise: Any strength exercise using the TRX.
Inspirational Quote: Don't fall back on what's behind you, spring forward to what's ahead.
About Jessica: I am from a small town in South Dakota. I am majoring in Exercise Science and Dietetics. I am outgoing, active, and love to help others.
Certifications: NETA Personal Trainer; NETA Group Exercise Instructor
Personal Training Philosophy: Fitness is not about being better than someone else...it's about being better than you used to be.
Favorite Exercises: Front Squat
Inspirational Quote: The only wall you need to conquer is the one you built in your mind.
About Logan: I am a Dietetics major, who has a strong interest in physical fitness. I enjoy weight lifting and H.I.I.T. style workouts. I have worked with individuals whose goals have included weight loss, body building, and toning. I love working with people who are highly motivated to reach their goals.