Meet Your Goals!
We offer a team of exceptionally skilled personal trainers, who will create a personalized training and nutrition regimen based on your needs and ensure that you accomplish your goals in the quickest and safest way possible. All personal training is done within the Y environment.
Contact Brooke Johnson, Wellness Director with any questions or to get signed up with an available trainer!
Our Trainers can address many needs such as:
- Weight Loss
- Strength Training
- Circuit Training
- Cardiovascular Conditioning
- Sport Specific Workouts
- Overall Wellness and Much More
Available Personal Trainers:
Meet Peyton Ellingson!
Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Human Performance and Fitness with an emphasis is strength training
Experience: Personal Training at the YMCA since May 2022
Specialties: Return to play from injury, strength training, body fat reduction and sport specific training
Meet Jussy Smith!
Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Human Performance and Fitness with emphasis in strength training, NETA Certified Personal Trainer, LesMills Certified, GRIT Coach, NETA Strong and Sculpted Certified Trainer
Experience: Personal Training at the YMCA since 2014
Specialties: HIIT, low impact, muscle gain and weight loss
Meet Emily Newton!
Qualifications: Registered Dietitian Nutritionist, Certified in Adult Weight Management, NETA Certified Personal Trainer, NETA Certified in Maximum Interval Training
Experience: Nutritional Education and Personal Training at the YMCA since 2012
Specialties: Women’s Fitness, HIIT
Meet Kristina Kessler!
Qualifications: ACE Certified Personal Trainer and ACE Fitness Nutritionist
Experience: Personal Trainer at the YMCA since 2015, CrossFit Coach L1 since 2018
Specialties: Prenatal and Postpartum training, pelvic floor and abdominal (Diastasis Recti), Injury prevention and recovery (as prescribed by PT or Dr.), general or sport specific strength training
Meet Ann Erdmann!
Qualifications: NETA Certified Personal Trainer, Certified Weight Loss Management Specialist, Certified in Fitness Running Training
Experience: Personal Training at the YMCA since 2017, competitive running since 2009
Specialties: Weight Loss
Meet Amanda Bartel!
Qualifications: NETA Certified Personal Trainer, TRX Certified Personal Trainer
Experience: Personal Training at the YMCA since 2017, Group Fitness Instructor since 2015
Specialties: HIIT, Circuit Training, Strength Training
Meet Dakota Hutzler!
Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Human Performance and Fitness from Northern State University
Experience: Track and Field Coach at Northern State University, Sports internship with University of Wisconsin
Specialties: Strength training and endurance
Meet Jacob Muhich!
Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Human Performance and Fitness- with an emphasis in strength training Fitness from Northern State University
Experience: CrossFit Coach L1 since 2020
Specialties: Athletic performance, HIIT, strength training, return to play from injury