Joy completed her Bachelor of Arts in Dance Performance at Eastern Michigan University in April 2012. While at EMU, Joy studied Jazz, Modern, Ballet, and Hip-Hop. She previously performed as a company member for three years at the modern dance company, People Dancing located in Ann Arbor. She is a certified yoga instructor through Yoga Fit. Joy has taught pilates, yoga, body sculpt, step aerobics and cardio dance workouts at various gyms throughout Michigan since 2003.
Kim has a Master’s degree in Counseling and is currently a Licensed Social Worker. She has a dance performance background, and was a competitive gymnast, swimmer, and cheerleader. Her fitness background includes teaching water aerobics and land classes for over 30 years. She is currently certified in cpr/first aid. Kim loves working out and incorporating exercise into her daily routine.
Mara is currently a student at WMU. She is a certified Mad Dog Spin instructor. Mara has been a spin instructor for three years and enjoys group fitness instruction. Mara loves the feeling after a great workout. Mara states, “: I love being a positive influence on others. So, I try to maintain a healthy lifestyle not only for myself, but others who surround me. Fitness is what YOU make it”.
Kelly has been teaching Zumba at Endurance for almost four years and enjoys all of the members. She describes her Zumba class as, “exercise in disguise”. Kelly states, “Every class feels like a party! Come join me and you’ll see what I mean”.