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Management Staff | Personal Trainers

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Ashley holds a Bachelor’s of Science from the University of Mobile. She began her YMCA career in 1999 where she started as a program director in Jacksonville, Florida. In 2003 she moved to Tampa, Florida to continue her career with the Tampa Metropolitan Area YMCA. There she gained experience as a Senior Program Director, Associate Executive Director and spent the last 5 years as the Executive Director of the Northwest and West Park Village YMCA.  Ashley joined the Greater Wichita Y in May of 2015 as the East Branch YMCA Branch Director.  In November 2016, She was excited to be named the Branch Director for the West Branch YMCA.

Ashley earned a Bachelor's Degree of Science in Secondary Math Education from Friends University.  She began her YMCA career in 2009 at the Robert D. Love Downtown YMCA lifeguarding, teaching lifeguard classes and leading SPLASH classes.  Ashley began working membership in 2010 and became MOD in 2011.  She also gained experience in Kid Zone and Youth & Family programs while working at the Downtown YMCA prior to her promotion as the Membership Director for the West Branch YMCA.

Tracy began her career with the South Branch YMCA in 2010 as a lifeguard and swim instructor.  She was promoted to the West YMCA Aquatic Director position in March 2016.  Tracy received her Bachelor's in Business Administration from Wichita State University.

Summer became a member of the YMCA in 2005.  Because of her love for Group Exercise classes and the relationships made, she became a Group Exercise Instructor in 2012.  In September of 2016, Summer was promoted to the position of the West YMCA Group Exercise Coordinator.  She earned a Bachelor's Degree of Science in Education from Pittsburg State University.  She believes in the importance of group exercise and is devoted to helping members find connections to other members, instructors and classes so they can continue on a healthy lifestyle path.

Angie began working for the West YMCA Kids Zone in December of 1997. She worked there for 11 years and, in February of 2009 she was promoted to Youth and Family Coordinator.

Monique has been a part of the West YMCA team since 2013.  She loves the opportunity to make a positive impact on Wichita and the surrounding communities.  Monique is passionate about the YMCA's Strong Community Campaign and the life changing experiences it provides to children and families

Certifications: YMCA of USA Faculty Trainer for Personal Training, Group Exercise, Cardio, Step & Cycle; YMCA Personal Trainer; YMCA Group Exercise Instructor; ACE and NSCA Certified Personal Trainer
Specialties: General Fitness, Strength Training and Pilates Towers

Certifications: YMCA Personal Trainer, ACE PEER Fitness Trainer and Livestrong at the YMCA Trainer
Specialties: General Fitness and Strength Training

Joyce has a Personal Training degree from Heritage College.

Certifications: YMCA Personal Trainer, Livestrong at the YMCA Trainer

Specialties: General Fitness and Group Training.

In August of 2015 Aaron became a certified personal trainer, and began his journey with the YMCA, accepting a part-time training position at the Northwest YMCA location. In June of 2017, he was promoted to the role of Fitness Director at the West YMCA.  Aaron holds a Bachelor of Arts from Southwest College.  Among his specialties are:  Weight Loss, TRX Suspension Training, Kettlebells, Bosu, Sports Specific Training, Bootcamps, HIIT, Circuit Training, Calisthenics and Functional Training.