Kelly is a Zumba® Education Specialist (Instructor Trainer) and International Fitness Presenter. She graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Exercise and Sports Science, and later with a Masters Degree in Sport Administration from the University of Wisconsin- LaCrosse. After 9 years as a Physical Education/Health Education teacher, she recently retired from Badger High School in Lake Geneva, WI to pursue her career in the fitness industry. Her K-12 teaching experiences and fitness background led her to her passion for sharing fitness with the world. At the high school level, she taught a variety of PE courses including Team Sports, Individual Sports, Fitness Trends, and Outdoor Adventure courses. Aside from teaching, she kept busy as the Head Girls Golf Coach, Head Dance Coach, Adventure Club Advisor, and running the community Education fitness classes after school for staff, parents, and students. As an Adjunct Instructor for Carroll University in Waukesha, WI, Kelly taught several college courses including Physical Education and Dance courses to the university students. Kelly maintains several fitness certifications as a Personal Trainer (AFAA certified), Group Fitness Instructor (ACE certified), AEA certified (Aquatic Exercise Association), and several others through AAAI/ISMA, YMCA, and Schwinn, and teaches a variety of fitness classes in the Southeastern WI area. As a Fitbodies, Inc. instructor, Kelly teaches fitness classes internationally in countries such as Jamaica, Bahamas, Dominican Republic, Brazil, Mexico, Curacao, and Australia. Currently as an International Zumba Education Specialist (ZES) for Zumba® Fitness, LLC, she organizes and conducts Zumba® Instructor Trainings across the United States and Internationally for the Zumba® Basic 1, Zumba® Toning, and Aqua Zumba® programs. She specializes in fitness for people of all ages, and recently just choreographed and starred in the latest Aqua Zumba Instructor DVD (Vol 6), filmed in Miami in September 2011. Aside from the Zumba ® Instructor Trainings, she teaches Zumba® Masterclasses and organizes Zumbathon® charity events and party events across the world, including in the UK, Israel, Finland, Cyprus, Hungary, Denmark, Australia, and Jamaica.
Denise Cox, VP Sales & Marketing for Fit Bodies, Inc. She worked for Citibank for 10 years in the asset based lending area before opening a travel agency in Atlanta, Georgia. Operating the travel agency enabled her to see and experience first hand regions of the world most only get to read about. She sold the agency in 1998 to become actively involved in Fit Bodies, Inc.
Denise began her yoga journey in 2006 at a beach yoga class in Negril, Jamaica. As a student of yoga she learned how to be stress free. Breathing in the salt air and moving through the Vinyasas made her body happy, relaxed, and truly grounded.
She completed her 200 hour & 500 hours of training at Etowah Valley Yoga. Denise is a Hatha based teacher ensuring each student can move into and out of poses safely to enjoy the benefits of a yoga practice. She promotes a warm, caring, non-competitive environment. Denise continues her education in a 1000 hour Yoga Therapy program. She enjoys teaching classes from the very basics to an intermediate flow style class.
Denise has been a personal trainer in the Atlanta area for over 15 years bringing an in depth knowledge of the body onto the mat. Denise is one of a select group of registered prenatal instructors in the state of Georgia. She has successfully completed 100 hours of training at a Yoga Alliance registered Prenatal Yoga School.
- Yoga teacher- 500 hour. Omega
- ACE group fitness
- ACE PT
- Ballroom Dance Instructor
Education & Certification:
Fairleigh Dickinson University, BA Human Anatomy and Physiology. ACE-Group Fitness Instructor ACE-Personal Trainer RYT-500hr OMEGA institute of holistic studies AEA-Aquatic Fitness Instructor PowerHouse Pilates Mad Dogg Athletics-Lifetime Spinning Certification
Amy Bomar is an accomplished fitness presenter who has worked as a personal trainer, fitness instructor and program director for more than 20 years. Amy serves as Education Director for her company FIT Launch and provides educational and training experiences for the fitness professional and fitness enthusiast. Her latest fitness endeavors include foam rolling and corrective stretching workshops and seminars for both the enthusiast and fitness professional. She is an ACE Continuing Education Specialist, and regularly contributes to ACE exam curriculum development and content. Amy is a Resist-A-Ball Master Trainer, ACE certified Personal Trainer and Group Fitness Instructor, certifed Poledance Instructor, is trained in Ashtanga and Iyengar yoga and is certified by YogaFit. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Holistic Nutrition, a specialty certification as an Orthopedic Fitness Specialist, and certificate in Sports Medicine and Human Performance from the University of Washington. She is a runner, amateur aerialist, dancer, and yoga lover who never misses her strength training workouts.
Education & Certification:
B.S. in Holistic Nutrition, Certificate in Sports Medicine and Human Performance from University of Washington, ACE Certified Group Fitness Instructor, ACE Certified Personal Trainer, ACE Master Practical Trainer, YogaFit Instructor, C.O.R.E. (Competent On Resist-A-Ball Education) Master Trainer, YMCA Strength Training Instructor Trainer, YMCA Group Exercise Instructor Trainer, YMCA Fitness Specialist, YMCA Get Real – lifestyle & weight management instructor
I have been teaching group fitness for 30 years. Worked as Fitness Coordinator for 17 years for a large club chain. Was Chairperson to “The City of Hope” fitness event fundraiser “workout for Hope” for 13 years. Have worked as a Personal Trainer, self employed, Owner Priority Fitness Personal Training for 13 years. CEC Provider for 20 years. Registered Nurse for 34 years with emphasis in Critical Care, Cardiology, and skin Care. Author of several fitness articles for local newsletters, and web magazines. Medical sales rep, cardiology for 5 years
Education and Certification
Ace Personal Trainer and Group Fitness, Afaa Personal Trainer and Group Fitness, Step Certification, Pilates Reformer I and II with Balanced Body, Pilates Mat -Fit Tour, Aqua Certified, Spinning Certified, Certification and Master Trainer Resist-a-ball, Certification and master trainer for kickboxing, TRX Training X3,
Club coach olympic lifting cert, Functional Training Certification,Â Certified Strenght and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS)
Suzelle is founder of Fit Bodies, Inc., teaching vacation program. A fitness professional since 1986, Suzelle is experienced as an ACE personal trainer and group exercise instructor, Mad Dogg Spinning Instructor, Promise Enterprise Trainer, Beamfit Master Trainer and RYT200 yoga teacher. In 1993, Suzelle’s Fit Bodies, Inc. Aerobics Studio and Instructor Training Center naturally evolved into the largest teaching vacation organization in the world. Fit Bodies, Inc. totally serves the vacation wants of exercise professionals with the wellness needs of luxury resorts. Her passion to share fitness with others takes her all over the world coordinating retreats and creating vacation opportunities for skilled and motivated fitness professionals. At home, Suzelle is director for the Cincinnati Galloway Marathon Program; she continues to inspire others to make the seemingly impossible become very possible.
Education and Certification
- ACE Group fitness (originally IDEA Foundation) certified since 1986
- ACE Perspnal Trainer since 1998
- Johnny G Spin since 1999, Promise Enterprises Master Trainer, Beamfit Master Trainer,
- IFTA aqua, Fitour Pilates, 200RYT yoga, ZIN ZUMBA B1,
- Formatted and conduct Fit Bodies, Inc. Group fitness Certification, Aqua fitness certification, Traveling Fitness Pro Certification
- Education & Certification:
- ACE – GX/PT Mad Dogg AFAA ISCA, Marianne Wells Yoga School, RYT200.