Meet The Team
Desire. Committment. results
Our team is passionate, knowledgeable and ready to listen to your needs so we can customize a program that will help you meet your goals. Our Certified Personal Trainers come from various athletic and fitness backgrounds and have the experience and expertise to guide you. Get to know our team below!
In 1999, Don earned his Bachelors of Science Degree in Chemistry from Drexel University and in 2021, completed his Master's Degree in Exercise Science from Liberty University. In 2012, he became a Certified Personal Trainer through the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA).
His health and fitness journey began at 12 years old when his brother invited him to the local gym. It was there that he discovered his passion for weight training and his love for the body building field. He's also competed as a natural bodybuilder in the national level. In 2012, he decided to pursue a full-time career in health and fitness by opening up Pinnacle Fitness and Nutrition. Since then, it has developed into a full fledged service company that offers personal training, fitness classes and nutrition in a gym environment, at home, or virtually. Our vision is RESULTS! Our mission is to utilize exercise science and apply it to our Pinnacle Fit Program, customized for each client. We train with excellence, integrity, and knowledge that will help lead every client to the RESULTS they desire.
Director, Business Development
Cathy earned her Bachelors of Science Degree in Organizational Behavior and her MBA in Marketing from Rider University. She joined Pinnacle with 20+ years experience in HR, Marketing, Finance, BD and Operations in various industries including retail, technology and architecture, She has a passion for working with management to establish growth strategies and implement systems to help businesses thrive and grow.
Outside of work, she is a wife and mom of 5 children. She loves spending time with her family, attending and serving at church, reading and enjoying the outdoors.
Alexis earned her Bachelor of Arts in Health Studies from Rowan University and is an ACE Certified Personal Trainer. Growing up as an athlete, she developed a passion for fitness and overall health. She started as a CPT at a health club where she worked with clients coming out of rehab and helped them gain strength in their body and overall fitness. From there, she moved on to a variety of different settings and gained experience in training young kids, middles aged, seniors, track and field athletes, and teaching various group fitness classes. Her specialty is endurance and strength training, where she works to help her clients achieve proper form, while working on imbalances in the body to get the best results. She strives to help clients find what they love in fitness and keep them motivated in their journey!
Outside of work, she likes to run or go for nature walks, go to the beach, and spend time with her friends and family.
Yitzy is a National Academy of Sports Medicine Certified Personal Trainer. With a strong passion for fitness and health and a desire to help people reach their goals and get Results! As a NASM-CPT, Yitzy has helped clients loose weight and get fit! He specializes in weight loss training and HIIT training.
Outside of work, he enjoys going to the gym, playing sports and other outdoor activities. He also enjoys spending time with his family.
Joshua holds a Certificate of Personal Training from the National Academy of Sports Medicine. He is passionate about health, fitness and sharing the wealth of knowledge he has gained over the years in order to help his clients improve their health and overall body. His journey into health and fitness began as a young kid when he became very involved in karate and gymnastics. When he was older, he served in the Army where he was very active and maxed the PT Test. Following his return home, he became sedentary and had put on some unwanted weight. With a new determination to work out and get healthy again, he headed to the gym and discovered his passion for working out. Since then, he has taken his education and experience and applied it to his work. He truly enjoys "watching his guidance visibly improving other's lives."
Outside of work, Joshua enjoys being a parent and spending quality time with his kids.