Ohio University

Personal Trainers

Kelly Barth

Kelly Barth

Kelly is an Applied Nutrition (Dietetics) major who is also seeking a Sports Nutrition Certificate.  With a diverse interest in sports such as running, weight lifting, boxing, high intensity interval training and crew/rowing, Kelly is able to develop a personalized relationship with her clients to help them reach their physical and nutritional goals. When working with clients, Kelly utilizes her background with weight loss, nutrition and fitness to help clients gain more lean muscle mass and feel better overall. Moderation is key, according to Kelly, who recognizes that positive changes take time and we all should enjoy a little dark chocolate now and again. 

Alexandra Ciccotelli

Alexandra Ciccotelli

Alex is an Exercise Physiology and Pre-Physical Therapy student. A long distance runner, Alex enjoys running half marathons, interval training and lifting. Her goal is to help clients reach their exercise goals and to help motivate them to become the best version of themselves through exercise. Alex aims to support clients in their efforts to form an exercise habit and be more confident and comfortable, both in a gym setting and with their physical abilities.

Isaac Culbert

Isaac is an Exercise Physiology student who employs a diverse set of exercise into his regular fitness routine. He is an avid hockey player, has competed in an ROTC Ranger Challenge, regularly lifts weights and enjoys high intensity cardio and calisthenics. As a Personal Trainer, Isaac aims to create programs that allow his clients to implement, develop and reach their unique goals. To do this, Isaac educates, motivates and encourages clients so they adopt exercise as a part of daily life. 

Rob Gates

Rob Gates

Rob is currently seeking his Doctorate of Physical Therapy and Exercise Science. An avid baseball and basketball fan, Rob personally utilizes functional training, strength training and CrossFit in his own fitness routine. Encouraging clients to achieve their goals in a positive environment is how Rob aims to allow clients to grow in their physical abilities while gaining knowledge about health, fitness and proper movement patterns.

Derrick Gullet

Derrick Gullet

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Jake Hall

Jake Hall

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Creighton Irwin

Creighton Irwin

Creighton is an Exercise Physiology major who enjoys weight lifting, cross country, track, and volleyball. Though, he is constantly adopting new exercise programs into his own routine to keep his workouts fresh and his body “on its toes.” Creighton views exercise as a multi-faceted tool than can not only help maintain a healthy lifestyle but also relieve stress and boost happiness. Creating a safe environment for his clients can help Creighton provide a fun and exciting experience during Personal Training sessions. Creighton focuses on strength and cardiovascular training to, ultimately, help clients feel happy and healthy in their own skin.

Rhys Jones

Rhys Jones

Rhys is an Exercise Physiology major who enjoys weightlifting, running and biking. As a Personal Trainer, Rhys focuses on developing a program that is challenging and rewarding to each unique client. Providing his clients with support throughout their progress toward attaining fitness goals is key to his personal training style.  

Alyssa McCarthy

Alyssa McCarthy

Alyssa is an Exercise Physiology major and a Nursing and Biological Sciences minor. Alyssa personally enjoys a diverse set of sports and fitness programs. Crossfit, dance, gymnastics and track top her list of favorite activities. As a personal trainer, Alyssa takes a similar approach by focusing on high intensity circuit training.

Devin Miller

Devin Miller

Devin is a Physical Activity and Sport Coaching student at Ohio University. Devis keeps his own workouts interesting by practicing Mixed Martial Arts and Brazilian Jiu-jitsu. As a personal trainer, Devin focuses on cardio activities such as high intensity interval training (HIIT), resistance training and calisthenics. Overall, Devin prioritizes the client experience by ensuring they are gaining knowledge from the experience while also addressing their fitness goals.

Travis Moffet

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Caleb Moore

Caleb Moore

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Dean Ohde

Dean Ohde

Dean received his Biological Sciences degree from Ohio University in Spring 2018 and is currently a Physical Therapy graduate student.  Placing an emphasis on both aerobic and resistance training has allowed Dean to complete various races ranging from 400m to a marathon and even triathlons, which combine his three favorite sports of running, biking and swimming. Clients have unique goals and Dean works to support those goals by tailoring his Personal Training programs in ways that are both fun and effective. Dean believes in the power of improving clients’ quality of life through lifestyle changes such as exercise and nutrition.

CJ Seibert

CJ Seibert

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Julia Staten

Julia is an Exercise Physiology student who enjoys participating in Track & Field and Gymnastics. In her own personal fitness routine, Julia favors weight training and yoga. As a Personal Trainer, Julia strives to promote a comfortable environment while helping clients pursue their fitness goals. With such a diverse education and personal background in various forms of fitness, Julia is able to tailor each training program to the unique interests, styles and abilities of each client, offering maximum motivation for clients to incorporate fitness into their lives.

Katharine Tafelski

Katharine Tafelski

Katharine is an Exercise Physiology major who enjoys various strength training exercises which utilize body weight, free weights and resistance bands. Cardio and flexibility training remain key components to her daily routine, as she is a dancer and enjoys Pilates. As a Personal Trainer, Katharine works to create an enjoyable exercise program tailored to a client’s abilities and needs. Creating a program that is both challenging and progressive requires that she combine exercises from all areas of training. Her attention to variety and goal setting allows her to join her clients on their wellness journeys.

Brandon Wilkinson

Brandon Wilkinson

Brandon is an Exercise Physiology student who enjoys playing football and who is currently training for Ohio Power Bodybuilding Association. Brandon, who is working toward a career in pediatrics, puts an emphasis on the client’s experience so they remain motivated to pursue a lifetime of physical activity.

Tyler Wilkinson

Tyler Wilkinson

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Sean Wroten

Sean Wroten

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