“We love introducing people to a fitness center or exercise program… by reducing the intimidation factor.”
Julie Shein is a certified personal trainer (AAAI-ISMA) and physical therapist (BS in PT from University of Maryland) with twenty years of experience. Her specialty is working with the over-50 population, post-surgery or disability, with a focus on safely improving strength and balance. Julie is an avid runner with a life-long commitment to exercise. Her degree and experience in the physical therapy clinic allow her to work with each client and address all of their personal training needs. Whether they have had a previous surgery, a current diagnosis, or are experiencing some of the challenges of aging, Julie uses her career knowledge to create the best possible exercise program for every individual.
Allison Yorra is a (NASM and AAAI-ISMA) certified personal trainer with a physical therapy education. Her passion for training has helped clients live healthier lives throughout the DC/MD/VA area for over eighteen years. She brings this experience and enthusiasm to her clients every day, making exercise fun, creative and engaging. Allison specializes in the over-50 population, but her clients have ranged from young adult to octogenarian. With her physical therapy education and her love of strength training, Allison helps clients get stronger and move safely toward an improved quality of life.
Carolyn Gordon is a Personal Trainer certified with the American College of Sports Medicine. She has over 20 years of experience in private and group fitness, including Indoor Cycling, TRX and TABATA Boot Camps. Carolyn has extensive knowledge providing tailored, functional strength and body conditioning training to couples, small groups and individuals. Her goal is to improve your physical well being through individual, fun, personal training programs that include weight loss, core training, muscular development and balance, post-rehab, sports conditioning and postural improvements. Carolyn believes that workouts that are functional and complement your lifestyle will improve your quality of life. Carolyn has a passion for health and fitness and wants to help you reach your goals!
Kevin Hernandez is excited to be part of the PTPOST team! His love of exercise is evident as he has his Associate's Degree in Health and Fitness, a personal training certificate with National Association of Sports Medicine, and is pursuing his Bachelor's in Exercise Science. Before devoting his time to personal training, Kevin worked in an outpatient clinic as a physical therapy technician. Kevin grew up playing competitive soccer and wrestling and loves outdoor activities, including snowboarding. He also enjoys coaching boys soccer and basketball. Kevin believes that everyone has a form of exercise they will truly enjoy -- weight-lifting, running, zumba, or yoga -- and is determined to help you find yours.
Sara Myers is a Certified Personal Trainer through the American College of Sports Medicine and specializes in Corrective Exercise (certified through NASM) and Post Rehab through AAHFRP (American Academy of Health, Fitness and Rehab Professionals). For over 12 years, she has helped clients of all ages and activity levels get the most out of their exercise routines and improve their daily lives…whether they are overcoming an injury (low back, ankle, shoulder, knee) or managing a diagnosis (MS, Parkinson’s). Sara enjoys many outdoor sports, but especially running and triathlons.
Angela Odutoye is an AFAA Certified Personal Trainer and Group Fitness instructor. Fitness has become a passion for her as she went through her own journey of struggling being overweight and overcoming the obstacle of healthy eating but making both a way of life instead of a quick fix. She successfully reached her goals and became comfortable in her own skin. She then decided to leave a 17 year career of being sedentary and behind a desk to follow her passion to help others achieve their health and wellness goals the right way.
Phil Silberman is a NASM Certified Personal Trainer and Corrective Exercise Specialist who brings a wealth of knowledge and over 20 years of professional fitness experience to help clients achieve and exceed their fitness goals. Phil was a co-founder of ClubGolf in Gaithersburg, the world's premier golf fitness facility. Phil specializes in golf and tennis fitness, triathlon training, cardio kickboxing, and general strength and cardio training. Phil's passion is to custom design workouts to fit each individual client's goals and needs, and he enjoys working with people of all ages and abilities.
Kathy Simonsis an ACE certified Personal Trainer and Health Coach with the energy and ideas to keep her clients motivated. She started her education as a radiologic technician but realized her true passion was exercise and fitness. As a personal trainer for over 25 years, Kathy has helped clients from 12-85 years of age recover from an injury, lose weight, and live a healthier lifestyle. When not helping others, she enjoys running, golf, gardening and hiking with her dog.