CLASS: Barbell Strength & Cycle
BACKGROUND: Suzanne began teaching group exercise in 1995, after
completing a 12 week certification program at the YWCA of Minneapolis.
After earning a B.S. in Applied Management in 2000, she became the Customer
Service Manager for NETA. Other positions she has held at NETA include
National Trainer, Marketing and Development Director, and Director of
Training and Development. She currently holds a full time position at the
State of Minnesota, and teaches group exercise classes at the YWCA and
SPAC. She continues to present national certifications for NETA, including
Group Exercise, Pilates Mat & Reformer (developed by Suzanne), Yoga, and
numerous continuing education workshops.
She has a true passion for fitness, is a self-professed fitness geek, and
is on a continual quest for balance. She believes that each person’s
fitness journey is unique, and respects all levels of pursuit.
CERTIFICATIONS: Her first national certification was with NDEITA (now
NETA). She has since earned certifications through ACE, AFAA, Stott
Pilates Mat & Reformer, Physical Mind, The Pilates Coach, Yogafit, Lemond
Cycling, and BodyPump and CPR/AED.