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Meet Each Member Of The FitSource 180 Team

THE FITSOURCE 180 TEAM

Dedicated to making your personal fitness goals a reality

We want to see you succeed and reach your personal goals! Here at FitSource 180, we do everything possible to eliminate any obstacles blocking you from reaching your target.

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ABOUT MICHELLE

Co-Owner and Personal Trainer

Michelle is a native El Pasoan with a love of sports such as basketball, cycling, volleyball, triathlons, golf and fishing. Besides her family, her passion lies within her career of health and fitness.

She’s been working in the health industry as an Exercise Physiologist and Personal Trainer since January 2001. Since then, she has also have been fortunate to be a Health and Fitness Columnist for the El Paso Times and has had the opportunity to work within many departments at the Las Palmas Lifecare Center.

Cross training between the different units has allowed her to expand her knowledge beyond the basic fitness scope and customize wellness programs according to the individual’s strengths and weaknesses.

Education: B.A. in Exercise and Sports Science and Psychology from St. Mary’s University in San Antonio 1999

Certifications:

  • Certified Personal Trainer – Interactive Fitness Trainers of America
  • Certified Power Cycling Instructor – Interactive Fitness Trainers of America
  • Certified Group Fitness Instructor – Interactive Fitness Trainers of America
  • CPR/AED certified – American Heart Association

Focuses:

  •  Weight Loss
  • Triathlon Training
  • Geriatric Fitness
  • Strength and Conditioning
  • Plyometric Training
  • Core Conditioning
  • Circuit Training

Hobbies and Interests: I really enjoy competing in triathlons and have taken my love of the competition and merged it with my fitness training for my clients. Transforming novices to experienced triathletes or fine tuning a seasoned triathlete’s workout program is on the top of my satisfaction list.

ABOUT PIERRE

Co-Owner and Personal Trainer

Pierre Mahieu is FitSource 180’s energetic co-owner and a personal trainer! Hailing from New Orleans Louisiana, he’s a quick-witted, music-loving, fitness enthusiast ready to make your fitness goals a reality with fun, fast-paced workouts tailed to you.

Pierre’s qualifications are IMPRESSIVE! He currently holds AMFPT and NASM Personal Trainer certifications, has 8+ years of college education in Kinesiology, Biology & Chemistry, and Anatomy, is a New Orleans Fire Department veteran, an ARMY and Texas National Guard veteran, and also played on the UTEP Football team.

Whether you’re a young athlete wanting to reach a specific goal, are rehabilitating an injury, or are in your golden years and wanting to stay active, Pierre will customize a program specific to your needs. Contact us for a consultation!

Education: 8+ years collegiate education in Kinesiology, Biology & Chemistry, Anatomy – University of Texas at El Paso

Certifications:

  • AMFPT Certified Personal Trainer
  • NASM Certified Personal Trainer and Instructor

Relevant Experience:

  • 5 years in the ARMY and Texas National Guard veteran, served during 9/11
  • New Orleans Fire Department veteran, served during Katrina
  • Former collegiate football player

ABOUT CHRISTOPHER

Lead Massage Therapist

Christopher studied at the Nevada School of Massage Therapy in Las Vegas, Nevada! He graduated with honors with a 4.0 and was immediately asked to become a teaching assistant after he was licensed.

He continued his education with advanced techniques in myofascial release therapy, cranial sacral therapy through the Master Bodyworker program at the same school.

He had a thriving business in Las Vegas of outcall massage but the beautiful city of El Paso called him back home after 12 years. Book your massage today and experience a Las Vegas massage in the comfort of your own home while we ready the opening of our offices inside the Las Palmas LifeCare Center!

Education: Nevada School Massage Therapy, Professional and Master Bodyworker, 2014

Licenses:

  • Massage, NV # 6977
  • Massage, TX # 123496
  • NSC First Aid Course, # 262057
  • ABMP Certified Massage Therapist, # 1106837
  • NSC CPR Course, # 847062

 

Notable Experiences:

  • Massage Envy Spa, Las Vegas, NV – Bodywork
    Massage Therapist
  • NSMT – Interim Instructor/Teaching Assistant – Teaching assistant at the Nevada School of Massage Therapy and Interim Instructor for Professional Development, Injury Massage, and Pathology classes.
  • Ndulge Day Spa – Massage Therapist

ABOUT DANIELLA

Personal Trainer

Danielle is proud UTEP Graduate and holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Physiology and Certifications in Personal Training and Nutritional Therapy. She knows that each client is unique and deserves a personalized fitness program tailored to achieve their specific goals.  Danielle is here to help YOU start a new healthy and happy lifestyle!

ABOUT DAVID

Personal Trainer

David is the Personal Trainer that will help everyone who desires to lead a healthier lifestyle. He promotes and assists his clients with establishing healthy eating habits and designing specific workouts according to individual needs. His goal is to integrate an ever-evolving exercise routine with the right diet to help delay effects of aging, prevent health problems and to help you get the knocking body you always wanted!

He was once a Physical Education Teacher and Health teacher for El Paso Independent School District for five years, and spent four years a Fitness Instructor at UTEP teaching Conditioning classes and Weight Training classes.

He was also a member of the UTEP track team for five years, running as a sprinter and representing the UTEP Track team in Nationals three times. He also went four times to the PanaAmericanos for Mexico running 200m and 400m.

David holds a Bachelors degree in Kinesiology with a minor in Biology. He is a certified as a Physical Education teacher and Health Teacher for the State of Texas and certified as a Personal Trainer through IFTA.

ABOUT JOSE

Personal Trainer

Born and raised in El Paso Texas, Jose holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Kinesiology with a concentration in Exercise Science and a Psychology Minor from the University of Texas at El Paso (UTEP) College of Health Sciences. 

Jose is also a Certified Personal Trainer through the Interactive Fitness Trainers of America (IFTA). Jose is a dedicated CPT focusing in strength training and conditioning in assisting his clients in pursuing a well rounded training program and to pursuit each client’s goal. 

With a one year experience in Geriatric Fitness, Jose also focuses on the health care of his clients, aiming to promote health by preventing and treating diseases and disabilities in older adults.

ABOUT CAROLINE

Personal Trainer

Caroline has 13 years of experience in Group Fitness and Personal Training. She found her passion for fitness through competitive swimming throughout high school, followed by competing on a U.S.S Swim Team.

Cardiovascular and strength training is Caroline’s specialty. Her primary goal is to satisfy her clients’ needs. She promotes a variety of exercises to accomplish individual goals, encourages eating healthy and maintaining a consistent exercise program to insure individual success. She believes in getting results in a fun and creative way!

Caroline continued to pursue fitness and began to teach group exercise classes for soldiers, military spouses and DOD civilians. Later on, Caroline developed her career path in teaching Mission Essential Fitness (M.E.F) for Ironworks East and Ironworks West gyms under the Human Performance Department of Ft. Bliss. To further her career, Caroline is now a Physical Education instructor for the University of Texas at El Paso and a personal trainer for FitSource180.

Education:

  • Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology-Exercise Science Concentration
  • Masters in Business Administration-Marketing

Certifications:

  • NSCA Certified Personal Training
  • AFAA Group X Instructor
  • Keiser Indoor Cycling
  • Gravity Total Gym
  • TRX
  • Kettlebell Level II
  • IFTA Water Aerobics Instructor
  • Weight Management Leadership (Cooper Institute)
  • Lifestyle Management Coach Training Certification.

ABOUT RAY

Personal Trainer

Personal training provides individuals with an opportunity to mold healthy and physically active lifestyles and can be widely appealing for a number of different reasons. However, in order to get to this point, one must take action get off the couch and reap the benefits of a healthier life!

Ray’s commitment to you is to help you achieve your weight loss goals and a healthier lifestyle through diet and exercise. He can also train individuals for Men’s Physique and Women’s Bikini and Figure competitions. He currently trains individuals for INBA Natural Pro, and has trained national competitors who hope to earn their Pro Cards in the IFBB.

Ray Davis loves to train people and seeing them reach their goals through hard work and commitment to their ultimate personals training goals.

Education:

  • IFTA Certified Personal Trainer since 2009

Other Experience:

  • Competitive Bodybuilder since 2008
  • MMA and Jiu Jitsu since 2013
  • Competitive Powerlifting since 2014

ABOUT SIMON

Personal Trainer

Simon believes that a personal trainer is as good as his student.  He approaches his training as an educator that encompasses a health-oriented approach towards providing his students with a sense of self-reliance.

Simon’s strength and conditioning sessions include a balance between an individual’s desires and health necessities.  He has experience in working with children, athletes and senior populations.

Currently, Simon has a Bachelor’s of Science in Kinesiology from UTEP and is currently striving towards completing a Master’s degree in Kinesiology.

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