Group Fitness Instructor Profiles
Amanda Albert
Amanda Albert

Years Teaching: 1

What classes do you teach this semester? Substitute instructor

When I’m not instructing, at work, or in school, I am…  grabbing coffee with a friend, working out, shopping, or watching Netflix.

If I was stranded on an island, 3 items I would need are…  coffee, music, and friends.

What is your favorite Joke? What’s the best time to go to the dentist? Tooth-hurty.   

What is your favorite quote? “You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take.” Wayne Gretzky

Why should Mathy Center members come visit Group Fitness classes this semester? Great way to have fun while working out and meet new people!

Barb Sims
Barb Sims

Name: Barb Sims

Years Teaching: 28

What classes do you teach this semester? Yoga, Strength, CSI, Yogalates, and Butts n’ Guts.  

When I’m not instructing, at work, or in school, I am…  Training for an Ironman!

If I was stranded on an island, 3 items I would need are… coffee, bike, and my Ipod

What is your favorite Joke?  I never remember jokes…

What is your favorite quote? “There is no try, there is only do.”

Why should Mathy Center members come visit Group Fitness classes this semester? Great instructors and great classes!

Carole Gibb
Carole Gibb

Years Teaching: 6 months

What classes do you teach this summer? POWER Yoga, Namastrong, and Slow Flow Yoga  

When I’m not instructing, at work, or in school, I am… Practicing Yoga, running a mile a day, traveling, entertaining, eating (I have a chef as a hubby), walking the dogs and of course sleeping in my spare time J

If I was stranded on an island, 3 items I would need are… good friends (my hubby could apply), a never ending book, a Swiss Army knife

What is your favorite Joke? One my father told me… Q: What is an Ig?  A: An eskimo’s house without the loo.  – I lived in England until I was 29 and the slang word for the toilet is loo!

What is your favorite quote?  “It made a difference to that one”

Why should Mathy Center members come visit Group Fitness classes this semester? It’s convenient, has awesome new floors and a great selection of classes with fun instructors that you can try out.

Kelli Richardson
Kelli Richardson

Years Teaching: This will be my second year!

What classes do you teach this semester? Zumba, Butts n’ Guts, Core n’ More, CSI, and Cardio Sculpt Fusion

When I’m not instructing, at work, or in school, I am…  Zumbagraphing, on a run, eating a lot of food, or chillin with my friends at Viterbs

If I was stranded on an island, 3 items I would need are… a satellite phone (with music on it), a water purifier, and a yacht

What is your favorite Joke? What's orange and sounds like a parrot? A CARROT!

What is your favorite quote? "Be a cute, little cupcake in a world full of muffins!"

Why should Mathy Center members come visit Group Fitness classes this semester?  It is a great way to make friends, and the instructors motivate you to give it all you got and finish your workout! Plus, they blast music to pump you up! You can come into a class with no experience and leave feeling great!

Marsha Kurth
Marsha Kurth

What classes do you teach this semester? Total Strength and Pilates

When I’m not instructing, at work, or in school, I am…  traveling, reading, or sleeping

If I was stranded on an island, 3 items I would need are… a book, a pillow, and a friend.

What is your favorite quote? “Keep on keepin’ on.”

Why should Mathy Center members come visit Group Fitness classes this semester? It’s fun to try something new!

Patty Herber
Patty Herber

Number of years teaching: 11 years

What classes do you teach this semester? Subbing

When I’m not instructing, at work, or in school, I am… Working in my yard and in my garden.

If I was stranded on an island, 3 items I would need are…Running Shoes, Red Licorice, Diet Dr. Pepper

What is your favorite Joke?  “Two peanuts were walking through the park… One was a salted”

What is your favorite quote?  “Today is a gift, that’s why we call it the present.”

Why should Mathy Center members come visit Group Fitness classes this semester? Come to class to relieve stress and have fun!

Shelly Wolf
Shelly Wolf

Years Teaching: 2

What classes do you teach this semester? Yoga

When I’m not instructing, at work, or in school, I am… gardening or doing yoga

If I was stranded on an island, 3 items I would need are… chocolate, my kids, and a hut with hammocks

What is your favorite Joke? What do you call a fish with no eyes? Fsshhh

What is your favorite quote? “Be the change you want to see in the world.”

Why should Mathy Center members come visit Group Fitness classes this semester? I am passionate about yoga and the mindfulness it brings to life