Sam McClelland, Fitness Coordinator
Sam graduated from Pitt with a degree in Psychology. She is a Certified Personal Trainer and a Certified Fitness Nutrition Specialist. One of Sam’s main goals as a trainer is to help others find what they love to do so that fitness is something they look forward to. She finds the positive relationship she gets to build with her clients and the privilege of getting to be part of their journey to be one of the most rewarding aspects of her job. As our Fitness Coordinator, Sam organizes our Group Exercise classes and personal training sessions.
Theresa Wright has been a personal trainer and group exercise instructor in Pittsburgh for 11 years. Her passion for health and fitness started while playing volleyball in college at Mississippi State University. Theresa‘s clients are the reason she is always striving to develop fun, motivating and effective workouts that are safe and functional at an individual level, as well as for group classes. Her training and experience over the years has helped Theresa to grow and develop as a trainer/ instructor and give her clients the best possible workouts that fit their needs and abilities. Hard work, consistency and fun are keys to success.
Kyle attended UPJ on a track scholarship. He competed in the 100 meter, 200 meter, and the 4×100 meter relay race. Kyle has his training certification with specializations in weight loss and corrective exercise. His primary goal when working with clients is to help them better their day to day life and achieve their goals. He also challenges his clients to set and reach new goals that they never thought possible. Kyle has a NASM Personal Trainer Cerification and has been a trainer since 2016.
Jonathon’s devotion for fitness started when I played soccer in college. My goal is to help people not only learn, but help people reach their goals. I have been training for almost 2 years and I have experience in both group exercise instruction, as well as personal training with many special populations. Some of the areas I specialize in are: Balance/Stability, Speed, Agility, and Quickness, Strength Endurance/Building, Weight Loss, Sport Specific Training, and Core Training. Jonathon is a National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) Certified Personal Trainer.
Michael has worked as an assistant strength and conditioning coach, online lifestyle coach, and group exercise instructor. He is certified as a Personal Trainer by the American College of Sports Medicine and has been training for approximately two years. He received his Master’s in Exercise Physiology from the University of Pittsburgh in August of 2020. His passion is to get people up and moving. Proper form, safe progression, and resilience are a few words to describe the core of his training philosophy. He believes that training should be used to improve longevity and make one strong for life. His hobbies include hiking, bouldering, fly fishing, and taking his dog for walks.