MANIA® PRESENTERS M-Z

MANIA® PRESENTERS M-Z

Rosie Malaghan, ms, eryt

Rosie Malaghan has over 15 years of experience teaching and counseling, virtually and live, in fitness, yoga, leadership, and organizational development. Rosie served as an adjunct faculty member at the University of Rhode Island, is an ERYT and C-RYT, ACE CPT and Fitness Nutrition Specialist, and holds many SCW certifications. With her high energy and creativity, she brings a holistic approach to strength, mobility and lifestyle training. Rosie currently serves on the Fitness Team at Trilogy Orlando.

Jessica Maurer

Jessica H. Maurer is a fitness business consultant and strategist who has presented and consulted for many brands internationally. Her passion is helping fitness professionals & businesses reach full potential through education, program & instructor development, and brand creation & awareness. Jessica is the Senior Director of Instructor Development at FIT4MOM and is a consultant for well-known fitness companies. Additionally, Jessica continues to offer consulting services to locally owned businesses and fitness professionals.

Sheldon McBee, MS

Sheldon McBee MS, is Director of Personal Training at Universal Athletic Club and Director of Education and Training for World of Dance Fitness. He is an ACE certified Personal Trainer and Group Fitness Instructor with over 19 years of experience in health and fitness. He is an experienced international presenter, lecturer, educator, business consultant, and fitness content developer. He has presented at IHRSA, IDEA, Canfitpro, MACMA, SCW, and other industry conferences. Sheldon has been featured in Club Business International Magazine and has presented on video for Les Mills and Beachbody. Sheldon is based out of Lititz, PA.

Bill McBride

Bill is a health club industry veteran with over 25 years of experience managing all aspects of commercial, medical, residential and corporate fitness centers. He is the co-founder of Active Wellness, LLC and the owner of BMC3, a health club consultancy. Bill has served in advisory positions for prominent industry associations, including IHRSA, and was recently named one of the top 25 Consumer HealthTech Executives of 2020. He is actively engaged as an industry education author and speaker.

Pete McCall

Pete McCall is the host of the All About Fitness podcast, author of several articles, textbook chapters and the books Ageless Intensity: Effective Workouts to Slow the Aging Process and Smarter Workouts: the Science of Exercise Made Simple. In addition, Pete holds an MS in exercise science and has been educating fitness professionals since 2002. Pete currently lives in Carlsbad, CA where he is a consultant for Core Health & Fitness, ACE, NASM and a coach for the Coastal Dragons Rugby club.

Irene McCormick, MS, CSCS

Irene McCormick M.S., C.S.C.S. is adjunct faculty at University of North Georgia, a global educator, master trainer, boutique franchise consultant and twice published author. Honored with many accolades for fitness education and presentation, Irene was named the 2018 IDEA Fitness Instructor of the Year. A Subject Matter Expert (SME) for companies including NASM, TRX, WaterRower, Orangetheory, and Human Kinetics, Irene is a Ryka FitPro and member of the MedFit Educational Advisory Board and offers a weekly podcast.

Blair McHaney

Blair McHaney is CEO of MXMetrics, Medallia’s partner in the fitness industry. MXMetrics was named “Innovative Company of The Year” by the Fitness Industry Technology Council and is the leading member experience platform for the fitness industry. Blair is also founder and President of Confluence Fitness Partners, operating gyms in Central Washington since 1983. He is an educator, practitioner, student and subject matter expert on operational member experience management.

Margot McKinnon, M.Ed., NCPT

Margot McKinnon, M.Ed., NCPT, is founder and CEO of Body Harmonics Inc., a full-service health and fitness company dedicated to helping people to teach well, move well and be well—in person and online. She is the creator of a respected Pilates & Movement teacher training program, 55-plus continuing education courses, hundreds of streaming videos, and is a published author. Science-driven content, adult education practices, and a passion for making movement a multisensory, engaging an empowering experience underpin Margot’s approach.

KIMBERLY MILLER, NKT, ACE CPT

Kim is the CEO of the Garcia Institute of Modern Excellence and the Wholota Wellness Company. With 20+ years of experience in the health and fitness industry, she is a specialist in motivating individuals to become their best self. She holds nine national certifications and is a level 3 NeuroKinetic Practitioner, Egoscue Posture Specialist, and Holistic Health Coach. Her educational programs have helped thousands improve their health across the world and her goal is to inspire individuals to ValueSelf™.

Alexis Perkins

Alexis is the Founder of Chair One Fitness. She is passionate about fitness, media, and business. With these interests she became co-producer and instructor for Fuzion Fitness and Body By Alexis, coordinated the largest fitness event in Coastal VA, owned Body By Alexis studio, taught master classes internationally, and competed in the OCB Bodybuilding Competition.

Brooke Pias

Brooke Pias is a certified personal trainer and has been teaching group fitness for 17 years. As a music and dance lover, she designed House Party Fitness® for her and others to escape in the music she loves the most. If she is not teaching HPF you can catch her in the classroom as a Spanish Teacher!

PHILLIP PIROLLO

Coach Phil is a fitness professional and parkour enthusiast. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Health & Exercise Science along with multiple national fitness and parkour instructor certifications. He is an SCW Fitness Idol winner and competed in the Las Vegas Finals on NBC’s hit TV show American Ninja Warrior. He owns the Pinnacle Parkour Academy, and has developed the WORLD’S FIRST Parkour & Ninja inspired group exercise program: PKfit.

Lisa Simone Richards

Lisa Simone Richards is a PR & Visibility Strategist for coaches who want to build their authority and get more exposure for their business. Her clients become industry experts, regularly featured in the media, partnering with brands, and becoming the industry expert of their niche, making attracting clients easy.

Keli Roberts

Keli Roberts has been recognized for many prestigious awards in the fitness industry. She was named IDEA International Fitness Instructor of the Year, awarded the Best Female Presenter , received the Lifetime Achievement OBOW award and inducted into the National Fitness Hall of Fame. Keli was also honored as Presenter of the Year in the USA and was recognized with the Inspiration Award for Empower! Conventions. Keli is an ACSM EP and holds certifications through ACE as a GFI, HC and CPT. Moreover, Keli is an SCW Faculty Member, a BOSU Elite instructor and a SCHWINN Senior Master Trainer and an Ambassador for Ryka athletic wear.

Dane Robinson

Dane is a certified fitness professional through the National Academy of Sports Medicine and has held almost every job in the fitness industry, from training to regional management. After spending 10+ years working his way to the top, outside of training group classes and private clients in Atlanta, GA, Dane impacts 100’s of people in private and group training classes and 1000’s of people across the country as a fitness coach on the episodic on-demand show “Daily Burn 365” in New York City. Dane also serves as an on-demand trainer with Total Gym, as part of their “Total Gym TV” series and can be routinely found as a Total Gym Master Coach on the QVC Network.

Giovanni Roselli

Giovanni was recently voted SCW Fitness’ 2020 August Live Stream MANIA® Best Male Presenter. As a highly sought-after personal trainer and group fitness instructor, he is also a Master Instructor for both the Institute Of Motion and ViPR PRO. He has a lengthy history creating content for companies such as Nike, 24 Hour Fitness, and Equinox where he won the Educational Excellence by A Trainer Award and was nominated for Group Fitness Program of The Year. As a man of many talents, this former WWE Superstar has also professionally acted alongside some of the world’s top actors.

JORDANA SCHELBERG

Jordana is the Head of Marketing at Talent Hack where she oversees brand strategy, communications and brand content. She has coached hundreds of fitness talent through Talent Hack’s education accelerators to develop their own personal brands and reframe their businesses to work smarter, not harder. She is passionate about empowering fitness professionals to stop hustling and start building strategic, sustainable businesses. Jordana has previously developed brand and business strategies for fortune 500 CPG brands.

DR. CANDICE SETI, Psy.D

Known as “The Weight-Loss Therapist” online, Dr. Seti is a licensed clinical psychologist, certified nutrition coach, certified weight management specialist, certified expert life coach, certified personal trainer, and certified insomnia treatment clinician with a private practice in San Diego, California. She is the author of Shatter the Yoyo, a featured contributor to numerous blogs, and has appeared on many television and radio networks. Dr. Candice Seti is committed to helping others achieve health and wellness while gaining self-confidence, stopping self-sabotage, and achieving their goals through behavioral lifestyle and cognitive changes.

Robert Sherman

Robert Sherman has been named one of the top 100 fitness trainers in America by Men’s Journal and Allure Magazine He was also selected by the Washington Post as a best fitness instructor in the Washington D.C. area and recognized as a top local “Power Trainer” by Capitol File Magazine. Robert inspires and his compassion and knowledge lead to success.

SUMMER SIDES MS, CSCS, RYT-200

Summer is a bit of an exercise science and group fitness geek! In fact, she’s a professor of Exercise Science, Founder of GXunited, and Creator of CounterFlow Yoga. Over the past 20-years she’s taught almost all forms of group fitness, owned a Yoga Studio, and worked with companies such as NETA, Les Mills, IGNITE360, and ACE. She’s on a mission to empower the next generation of fitness professionals with solid movement pattern techniques and sport psychology principles.

Tricia Silverman, RD, LDN, MBA

Tricia is a registered dietitian, fitness instructor, and wellness coach. She is an international virtual and live presenter, and the author of the award-winning international Amazon Bestseller, Healthy Dividends: Investments in Nutrition, Movement, and Healthy Habits that Pay Off. She developed and leads the SCW Nutrition for Active Aging Certification. Tricia teaches Nutrition Entrepreneurship and Healthy Aging for Northeastern University, and serves as the Faculty Lead, where she helps oversee the Applied Nutrition Program and the Certificate in Integrative Health and Wellness.

Kimberly Spreen-Glick

Kimberly has over 25 years of experience teaching and presenting internationally on fitness and yoga as well as leadership and personal development. She served as the senior director of group fitness at Life Time for over 10 years and an IDEA Program Director of the Year. Through her online platform, The Inspired Life, her primary focus is helping fitness professionals expand their role to become wellness leaders so they can live their best lives while being the Difference Makers they came here to be!

CORY STERLING

Cory is the founder of the heart-leading law firm Conscious Counsel, a lawyer, small business owner, group fitness instructor & yoga teacher. He wrote ‘The Yoga Law Book’ & has served 100s of clients in the health & fitness space, the majority of whom own/operate a fitness/health studio. He won “Highest Rated Session” at MindBody Bold, amongst a field of the health/fitness leading minds & best presenters, & completed the MindBody Biz Consulting Program.

Chris Stevenson

Chris Stevenson is the Owner of Be Military Fit Los Angeles & the founder at The Empower Group, a full-service consulting firm. Chris has over 20 years of experience in many aspects of the health and fitness industry. In addition, he is an international speaker who regularly presents at IHRSA, Athletic Business, IDEA and many other fitness and business events. Chris has the unique ability to instantaneously connect with people and present viable, applicable lectures that resonate with every audience.

HELEN VANDERBURG

Founder of [email protected], education for movement professionals and co-owner of The ACADEMY fitness, yoga, spin studio and author of Fusion Workouts. With over 35 years of experience in club ownership, consulting and program development, Helen is one of the most celebrated fitness personalities in the global fitness community today. She has been recognized numerous times as Canada’s top fitness educator by CanFitPro, the largest Canadian fitness association and is a Lifetime Achievement Award recipient. She has been awarded the IDEA Program Director, Fitness Presenter of the Year and a Global Top Industry Contributor. Helen is the Commercial Fitness Education Manager for Balanced Body and has consulted for international fitness companies such as NIKE, Total Gym, BOSU, Hedstrom Fitness, SCHWINN Cycling and Core Health and Fitness.

Manuel Velazquez

Manuel Velazquez exudes versatility as a Global wellness and continuing education provider, author and mind & body master trainer. Manuel is a proud WaterInMotion® Platinum program designer, National Trainer and SCW Fitness Education Faculty Presenter. With over two decades of experience in the Spa-hospitality and fitness industry, Manuel has been recognized as “All Around International Presenter of the Year” presenting at fitness conferences worldwide. Forming part of the continuing education faculty of ACE, AFAA, ACSM, SCW-EDU, AEA, FG2000 and WaterInMotion® Manuel is also a RYT-200 Yoga certified instructor and stars in the AFAA online bilingual “Sunrise Yoga,” “Yo-Chi®” and “Cream Rises®” programs. A former Lead Instructor for the prestigious Golden Door Spa in Puerto Rico he is now a head instructor at Rancho La Puerta Resort & Spa in Tecate, Mexico (outside of San Diego).

Billie Wartenberg

Billie has over 28 years of experience in the fitness industry. She was awarded SCW Fitness Idol in 2016 and holds personal training and group exercise instructor certifications through SCW. She earned a BA from Grand Canyon University and is a master trainer for Barre Above™, Tabata Bootcamp™. Billie draws on her experience as a former competitive cheerleader to bring high-energy, enthusiasm, and encouragement to her classes. She is also a U-Jam Instructor and the Fitness/Wellness Manager at Trilogy Orlando.

Maurice Williams, MS

Maurice has a BS and MS in Exercise Physiology with 23 years experience in fitness training & 7 years of teaching fitness professionals. Maurice owns Move Well Fitness and Move Well Fit Academy. He is also a professor of health and human performance at Freed Hardeman University. He is married with four awesome kids. His certifications include NASM-Master Instructor, Master Trainer, CPT, CES, PES, CNC, SFS, WLS, GPTS and FNS, NSCA-CSCS, BTS1, Pn1.