Our Trainers

Meet Our Trainers

We have 20+ fully certified personal trainers on staff at Glory Gains Gym. Each one is unique, and each provides tailor-made workouts and fitness plans to help you reach your goals. Group training, customized meal planning, and weight loss and strength training plans are all available.

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Caleb Hock

  • Owner of Glory Gains Gym
  • Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist
  • Bachelors Degree in Fitness Management
  • Group Training Specialist
  • Motto – Too Blessed To Be Stressed

@calebhock
308-325-0160
calebhock@outlook.com

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Michael Stemwedel

  • Bachelors of Science Degree in Dietetics
  • NASM Certified Personal Trainer
  • Bootcamp and Ultimate group instructor
  • Variety of functional full body, balance, strength training, and powerlifting.
  • Ultimate goal is to help you move and feel stronger everyday!

@michael_isfit
(605) 868-2577

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Elsa Vandermus

  • Creator of Enlighten Life, a wellness blog and platform.
  • Vision is to help others live an enlightened life through education/application.
  • Focused on holistic wellness, function nutrition and fitness, and coaching
  • I help clients discover the best version they were created to be.
  • B.S. in Exercise Science and Allied Health from The University of Tampa
  • Precision & Nutrition Certified Nutrition Coach
  • NASM Corrective Exercise Specialist
  • Functional Diagnostic Practitioner – In Training
  • Soon to be … BSN-RN

www.enlightenthislife.com

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Taylor Ferrin

  • Helps challenge women through a healthy lifestyle and healthy mindset
  • MS Exercise Science
  • NASM CPT
  • Former competitive gymnast
  • Bodybuilding/HIIT/Group style training

@taylorferrin
@fit_happy_girl
www.fithappygirl.com
taylor@fithappygirl.com
480-202-8921

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Sarah Lili Herrington

  • National Academy of Sports Medicine Certified Personal Trainer
  • National Academy of Sports Medicine Nutrition Expert
  • BA from Arizona State University
  • Degree in Interdisciplinary Studies of Global Health and Sustainability
  • Minor in Food System Sustainability
  • 2x Top 10 national bikini competitor
  • Personal trainer and fitness professional for the past 6 years
  • Helps people transform their bodies and lives through holistic fitness
  • Believes in teaching her clients sustainable and healthy habits
  • Strength and conditioning, foundational wellness, metabolic repair, competition prep, nutrition coaching, and general bad-assery

Apollo Fitnesse
www.lilifoxfit.com

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Fred Vergnetti

  • B.S. Exercise Science, Arizona State University
  • National Academy of Sports Medicine-Certified Personal Trainer
  • American Council on Exercise- Certified Personal Trainer
  • SWIHA-Massage Therapy Certification
  • Functional Movement Certification
  • Has worked in the fitness industry for over 20 years.
  • Wide variety of personal training experiences
  • Strength training, functional fitness, youth fitness, senior fitness and overall health and wellness.

fvergnetti@yahoo.com
602-570-1363

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Eric Toher

  • Fascial stretch specialist
  • Corrective exercise specialist
  • Teacher for the Stretch To Win Institute, chandler AZ.

eric@inneralignmentaz.com
201-264-2333
@InnerAlignmentAZ

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Nic Durso

  • 10 years personal training experience
  • Healthy lifestyle guidance
  • Men’s physique/ women’s bikini coach (lifestyle physiques)
  • Undefeated amateur boxer
  • National npc physique competitor
  • Boxing/muay Thai trainer
  • Meal plans/workout plan for clients
  • Supplement guidance
  • Group training 

@nicdurso_bossdad
602-568-9254
Durso.nic@gmail.com

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Nathan Kohlerman

  • Founder of Neulife Health and Wellness
  • 12 years of mixed martial arts experience
  • United States Army Veteran : 5 1/2 years : Sergeant
  • Former amateur (NPC) and professional bodybuilder (GBO)
  • Post-rehabilitation therapeutic exercise
  • Postural restoration
  • Movement assessment and corrective exercise
  • Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilization
  • BS in Exercise and Wellness in progress
  • CPT, CES, FMS, DNSET

www.neulifehealthandwellness.com
@nathanjohlerman
@neulife_health_wellness
480-770-6630
info@neulifehealthandwelness.com

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Bruno Dominianni

  • NASM – CPT, CES, FNS, WFS
  • Mindset Coach
  • Youth Mentor
  • Ballast Ball Training
  • Strength Training

@arete_fitness_
aretefitnesscoach@gmail.com
602-509-3413

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Mike Santini

  • Graduated from Arizona State University in 2000
  • Degree in Business and Exercise Science
  • Leader in sports performance training for all levels of athletes
  • Has been training athletes for the past 18 years
  • Focus is on Sports Specific strength and conditioning
  • Motivational speaker that helps youth athletes overcome their fear of failure
  • KC GRIPZ company’s primary instructor for training the body to prevent injury
  • Coached the McCormick Ranch Little League Bulls; 2012 All Stars District 6 Champions
  • Outstanding athlete with a very competitive fire
  • Competitor on season 6 of American Ninja Warriors as an extreme athlete

www.kcgripz.com
@kc_gripz
Twitter
Youtube
Facebook
480-225-9843

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Danielle Bejarano

  • 25 years experience in the fitness industry
  • NPC/IFBB as former Head Judge
  • Opened Vita Sana Fitness and Wellness
  • Introduced Naturopathic Medicine, with Dr. Christina Tondora
  • Broadening her skills she was coached by Flexibility Coach, Bill LeSuer
  • Neuromuscular technique
  • Expanding her knowledge she started Naturopathic Medical school in 2016.
  • ACE
  • Flexibility Coach (LeSuer Certified)

www.daniellebfit.com
@daniellebejarano
daniellebfit@hotmail.com

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Jentzen Kaniho

  • API
  • EXOS Performance Specialist
  • Personal Training
  • Group Training
  • Athletic Training

@coachjentzen
808-492-9309
jckaniho@gmail.com

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Ashly Eichenberger

  • Education: Biology B.S. ,  NCSF ,  NASM- CPT/FNS 
  • Collegiate softball player to strength and conditioning club coach
  • 6 time national fitness competitor
  • 6 plus years experience as a fitness professional
  • Balance of strength training , functional strength training , cross training , and HIIT
  • Works as Nutrition Coach with clients looking to improve their health and fitness
  • Aims to maintain/regain metabolism health,  reduce inflammation, balance ph levels, and increase overall micronutrient intake and health.

www.eichenfitness.com
602-617-4176

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James Parker

  • NASM
  • American Heart Certification (AHA)
  • IDEA International Association of Fitness Professionals
  • B.S. degree in Corporate Wellness with minor in Nutrition at University of Wisconsin
  • Adjunct in Health and Exercise Science Division at Paradise Valley College
  • 30+ years of experience in fitness industry
  • Specializes in strength and conditioning for sports performance
  • Flexibility / Stretching
  • Customized individual programs

Xcel Personal Fitness
480-510-7807
jhparker22@yahoo.com

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JD Durso

  • Boxing and Fitness Specialist
  • 30 years experience in transformational coaching
  • Bachelor degreee in Exercise Science
  • NSCA CSCS certified
  • 5 time national champion boxer
  • Proud father and grandfather

@dursoboxingandfitness
positive90@aol.com
602-373-3781

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Justin Lynch

  • Specializes in HIIT Training
  • Over 8 years of experience
  • One on One and Group training
  • Offer personalized nutrition guides

Fit Chasers

@fitchasers
559-359-4484
fitchasertraining@gmail.com

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Katherine Zech

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise and Wellness from ASU
  • Minor in Human Nutrition from ASU
  • Certified Personal Trainer
  • Certified Fitness Nutrition Specialist
  • Vast Athletic Background

@cZECHyerself
katzechfitness@gmail.com
402-209-0402

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Joe Cooperman

  • Doctor of Chiropractic
  • Owner of Active Health Spine & Sport
  • Helping you reach your goals of pain free activity
  • Move Well, Move Often

ActiveHealthScottsdale@gmail.com
480-332-9079

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Colton Smith

  • Graduated from University Northern Iowa ‘13
  • UNI Football
  • NSCA: Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist
  • Athletic Development: Speed and Agility
  • Functional Training: Group/Small Group/ 1-on-1

@buddysmithfitness
buddysmithfitness@gmail.com
515-368-0711

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