MEET OUR TRAINERS

“If it doesn’t challenge you,
it doesn’t change you.”

Kelli Snyder

Director of Fitness
Director of Group Fitness

Education
● BSBA in Marketing, Robert Morris University

Certifications
● NASM Certified Personal Trainer
● NASM Corrective Exercise Specialist
● AFAA-group exercise
● CPR/AED
● Mossa group fitness instructor: Group Groove, Group Power, Group Fight

Specializations
● General populations
● Senior populations
● Small group training

Kelli loves to motivate and inspire others to get moving and have a positive impact on their lives so that they feel empowered to achieve their personal goals.

Favorite Quote
“If it doesn’t challenge you, it doesn’t change you”

Kelli Snyder

Director of Fitness
Director of Group Fitness

Education
● BSBA in Marketing, Robert Morris University

Certifications
● NASM Certified Personal Trainer
● NASM Corrective Exercise Specialist
● AFAA-group exercise
● CPR/AED
● Mossa group fitness instructor: Group Groove, Group Power, Group Fight

Specializations
● General populations
● Senior populations
● Small group training

Kelli loves to motivate and inspire others to get moving and have a positive impact on their lives so that they feel empowered to achieve their personal goals.

Favorite Quote
“If it doesn’t challenge you, it doesn’t change you”

Leah Badolato

Personal Trainer

Education/Certifications
● NASM-CPT
● NASM-PES
● Precision nutrition certification

Specializations
● Athletes
● Anyone who wants to make fitness part of their life

Personal Motto
“What doesn’t challenge you will not change you.”

Leah became a personal trainer in 2013. It’s her passion, and she loves helping people better themselves each and every day. Fitness has changed her life, and she wants to help others do the same.

Leah Badolato

Personal Trainer

Education/Certifications
● NASM-CPT
● NASM-PES
● Precision nutrition certification

Specializations
● Athletes
● Anyone who wants to make fitness part of their life

Personal Motto
“What doesn’t challenge you will not change you.”

Leah became a personal trainer in 2013. It’s her passion, and she loves helping people better themselves each and every day. Fitness has changed her life, and she wants to help others do the same.

Nicole “Nikki” Davis

Personal Trainer

Education
● B.S. in Exercise Science, Chatham Unviersty
● Masters in Athletic Training, Gannon University

Certifications
● LAT
● ATC
● PES 

Specializations
● Sports performance
● Rehabilitation

Fun Fact
I’m currently a Wide Receiver for the Women’s Football Alliance Pittsburgh Passion. Go big or go home! 

Nicole has been a personal trainer for two years. She loves the gym, and she wants to help people learn to love the gym and exercise too. She’s worked as an athletic trainer and assisted with strength and conditions with AA-affiliate of the Detroit Tigers, OHL Erie Otters, Pittsburgh Ballet, as well as Penn State and Duquesne University.

Nicole “Nikki” Davis

Personal Trainer

Education
● B.S. in Exercise Science, Chatham Unviersty
● Masters in Athletic Training, Gannon University

Certifications
● LAT
● ATC
● PES 

Specializations
● Sports performance
● Rehabilitation

Fun Fact
I’m currently a Wide Receiver for the Women’s Football Alliance Pittsburgh Passion. Go big or go home! 

Nicole has been a personal trainer for two years. She loves the gym, and she wants to help people learn to love the gym and exercise too. She’s worked as an athletic trainer and assisted with strength and conditions with AA-affiliate of the Detroit Tigers, OHL Erie Otters, Pittsburgh Ballet, as well as Penn State and Duquesne University.

Jamie Grigsby

Personal Trainer

Education
● B.S. Psychology, King University

Certifications
● NCSF Certified Personal Trainer
● NCSF Sports Nutrition Specialist

Why I Love My Job
I love training because it is a practice that goes beyond fitness. It’s a way to help clients focus on their wellbeing, their activity levels, their mindfulness with their diet and coaching positive routines into their day-to-day lives.

Jamie has seven years of experience as a personal trainer. She started her own athletic career in high school, which led to a collegiate scholarship in soccer and track. Her combination of interest in psychology, and her background in athletics led her to coaching and then personal training.

Jamie Grigsby

Personal Trainer

Education
● B.S. Psychology, King University

Certifications
● NCSF Certified Personal Trainer
● NCSF Sports Nutrition Specialist

Why I Love My Job
I love training because it is a practice that goes beyond fitness. It’s a way to help clients focus on their wellbeing, their activity levels, their mindfulness with their diet and coaching positive routines into their day-to-day lives.

Jamie has seven years of experience as a personal trainer. She started her own athletic career in high school, which led to a collegiate scholarship in soccer and track. Her combination of interest in psychology, and her background in athletics led her to coaching and then personal training.

Carmen Jansante

Personal Trainer

Education/Certifications
● Bachelor of Exercise Science, Chatham University 2018
● Doctor of Physical Therapy, Chatham University 2021

Education/Certifications
● Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS)- NSCA
● Exercise Is Medicine Level 1 (EIM-1)- ACSM

Specializations
● Injury prevention
● Post-rehabilitation
● Biomechanics and Movement assessment
● Individuals with common chronic diseases and health conditions
● Senior population
● Athletes- Beginner to Professional
● Powerlifting
● Bodybuilding

Favorite Quote
“I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life and that is why I succeed.” -Michael Jordan

Carmen has a variety of experience as an athlete and personal trainer. He’s a former 4-year college baseball starter. He helped develop the current strength and conditioning program for the Penn State New Kensington Baseball team. He’s also been featured as an online personal trainer for Gymshark.

Carmen Jansante

Personal Trainer

Education/Certifications
● Bachelor of Exercise Science, Chatham University 2018
● Doctor of Physical Therapy, Chatham University 2021

Education/Certifications
● Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS)- NSCA
● Exercise Is Medicine Level 1 (EIM-1)- ACSM

Specializations
● Injury prevention
● Post-rehabilitation
● Biomechanics and Movement assessment
● Individuals with common chronic diseases and health conditions
● Senior population
● Athletes- Beginner to Professional
● Powerlifting
● Bodybuilding

Favorite Quote
“I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life and that is why I succeed.” -Michael Jordan

Carmen has a variety of experience as an athlete and personal trainer. He’s a former 4-year college baseball starter. He helped develop the current strength and conditioning program for the Penn State New Kensington Baseball team. He’s also been featured as an online personal trainer for Gymshark.

Luke Jansante

Personal Trainer

Education
● B.S. Exercise Science
● Doctor of Physical Therapy,  Chatham University 2021

Certifications
● Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS)
● Exercise Is Medicine Level 1 (EIM-1)

Specializations
● Clients with common chronic diseases and health conditions
● General & senior population
● Athletes (beginner to professional level experience)
● Evidence-based Exercise

Favorite quote
“One day or day one. You decide.”

Luke has a variety of experience as an athlete and personal trainer. He’s a former collegiate baseball player and currently runs Spartan Races. He helped develop the current strength and conditioning program for the Penn State New Kensington Baseball team. He’s also been featured as an online personal trainer for Gymshark.

Luke Jansante

Personal Trainer

Education
● B.S. Exercise Science
● Doctor of Physical Therapy,  Chatham University 2021

Certifications
● Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS)
● Exercise Is Medicine Level 1 (EIM-1)

Specializations
● Clients with common chronic diseases and health conditions
● General & senior population
● Athletes (beginner to professional level experience)
● Evidence-based Exercise

Favorite quote
“One day or day one. You decide.”

Luke has a variety of experience as an athlete and personal trainer. He’s a former collegiate baseball player and currently runs Spartan Races. He helped develop the current strength and conditioning program for the Penn State New Kensington Baseball team. He’s also been featured as an online personal trainer for Gymshark.

Nick Yanchik

Personal Trainer

Education
● B.S. Kinesiology, Penn State University

Specializations
● Athletes
● Barbell movements

Personal Motto
“Be the hardest worker in the room.”

Nick loves to help people accomplish their goals and see them gain more self-confidence. He has experience at small specialty gyms, Crossfit gyms, and as a strength coach at Robert Morris University.

Nick Yanchik

Personal Trainer

Education
● B.S. Kinesiology, Penn State University

Specializations
● Athletes
● Barbell movements

Personal Motto
“Be the hardest worker in the room.”

Nick loves to help people accomplish their goals and see them gain more self-confidence. He has experience at small specialty gyms, Crossfit gyms, and as a strength coach at Robert Morris University.