MEET OUR FOUNDER

Park Avenue Fitness owner and certified personal trainer since 1998.

MEET OUR FOUNDER

Park Avenue Fitness owner and certified personal trainer since 1998.

Mary Doyle

PERSONAL TRAINER

 

Mary has vast experience with a variety of clients, from preteens to seniors. As well as a trainer, she has been a Fitness Director for over 20 years, was a Health Club Owner for 11 years & has multiple certifications. (Specialist in Brains and Balance Past 60, Orthopedic Exercise, Senior Fitness, Functional Training and Nutrition).

Mary Doyle
PERSONAL TRAINER

 

Mary has vast experience with a variety of clients, from preteens to seniors. As well as a trainer, she has been a Fitness Director for over 20 years, was a Health Club Owner for 11 years & has multiple certifications. (Specialist in Brains and Balance Past 60, Orthopedic Exercise, Senior Fitness, Functional Training and Nutrition).

MEET YOUR TRAINERS
MEET YOUR TRAINERS
Joan Romero

PERSONAL TRAINER

 

Joan has over 20 years of experience training clients and teaching in Santa Cruz County gyms. She is an ACE (American Council on Exercise) certified Personal Trainer and ACE certified Senior Fitness Specialist, Orthopedic Exercise Specialist, Functional Training Specialist, and Nutrition Specialist.

Joan Romero
PERSONAL TRAINER

 

Joan has over 20 years of experience training clients and teaching in Santa Cruz County gyms. She is an ACE (American Council on Exercise) certified Personal Trainer and ACE certified Senior Fitness Specialist, Orthopedic Exercise Specialist, Functional Training Specialist, and Nutrition Specialist.

Marlyss Bird
PERSONAL TRAINER

 

Marlyss has a lifelong passion for the outdoors and fitness, and became a NASM certified personal trainer after a successful career in the corporate world. She is excited to share her love of health & fitness with others, is always exploring new ways to stay active and strong and believes that it’s never too late to change your life.

Marlyss Bird
PERSONAL TRAINER

Marlyss has a lifelong passion for the outdoors and fitness, and became a NASM certified personal trainer after a successful career in the corporate world. She is excited to share her love of health & fitness with others, is always exploring new ways to stay active and strong and believes that it’s never too late to change your life.

Brittany Barrett
PERSONAL TRAINER

 

Brittany graduated from Cabrillo with an Associates in Kinesiology. She is a NASM (National Academy of Sports Medicine) certified Personal Trainer, Weight Loss Specialist, Golf Fitness Specialist, ACE Senior Fitness Specialist, and Precision Nutrition coach. She writes healthy living tips, tricks, and recipes on her blog, A Life Worth Living.

Brittany Barrett
PERSONAL TRAINER

 

Brittany graduated from Cabrillo with an Associates in Kinesiology. She is a NASM (National Academy of Sports Medicine) certified Personal Trainer, Weight Loss Specialist, Golf Fitness Specialist, ACE Senior Fitness Specialist, and Precision Nutrition coach. She writes healthy living tips, tricks, and recipes on her blog, A Life Worth Living.

Christy Wilson

PERSONAL TRAINER

 

In 2016, she was certified as a Personal Trainer through American Sports & Fitness, as well as, TRX suspension training utilizing Pilates as the foundation for both. She continues her desire to implement Pilates in every day life and believes that Pilates is medicine for the body and soul.

Christy Wilson

PERSONAL TRAINER

In 2016, she was certified as a Personal Trainer through American Sports & Fitness, as well as, TRX suspension training utilizing Pilates as the foundation for both. She continues her desire to implement Pilates in every day life and believes that Pilates is medicine for the body and soul.

Linda Felicio
PERSONAL TRAINER

 

Linda is a Certified Tai Chi Practitioner by the Tai Chi and Qigong Association and by Grand Master Stephen Hwa Phd. whom she has studied Tai Chi and Qigong with for the last 16 years. Linda is a retired Trauma/Emergency room Registered Nurse with over 20 years of experience in Denver/Boulder, Colorado. She then received her Masters in Social Work and worked with a large homeless and senior community teaching Tai Chi.

Linda Felicio
PERSONAL TRAINER

Linda is a Certified Tai Chi Practitioner by the Tai Chi and Qigong Association and by Grand Master Stephen Hwa Phd. whom she has studied Tai Chi and Qigong with for the last 16 years. Linda is a retired Trauma/Emergency room Registered Nurse with over 20 years of experience in Denver/Boulder, Colorado. She then received her Masters in Social Work and worked with a large homeless and senior community teaching Tai Chi.

Monica Escudero
PERSONAL TRAINER

 

Monica holds a Bachelors and Masters in Kinesiology/Biomechanics and specializes in injury rehabilitation and fitness. For the majority of the past 30 years she has worked in physical therapy, athletic training, and personal training. She uses therapeutic and functional exercises as well as yoga in order to help the body to use the proper muscles to move correctly. She has worked with people from ages 8-90 years old as well as with Division I sports teams to help people learn to have the proper biomechanics so they can prevent and rehabilitate from injury, become more fit, and have better performance or a more active life. Visit her website for more information Eye of Balance.

Monica Escudero
PERSONAL TRAINER

Monica holds a Bachelors and Masters in Kinesiology/Biomechanics and specializes in injury rehabilitation and fitness. For the majority of the past 30 years she has worked in physical therapy, athletic training, and personal training. She uses therapeutic and functional exercises as well as yoga in order to help the body to use the proper muscles to move correctly. She has worked with people from ages 8-90 years old as well as with Division I sports teams to help people learn to have the proper biomechanics so they can prevent and rehabilitate from injury, become more fit, and have better performance or a more active life. Visit her website for more information Eye of Balance.

Clark Carabelas
PERSONAL TRAINER

 

Clark is a Certified Personal Trainer and Corrective Exercise Specialist with the National Academy of Sports Medicine. He has a B.A. in Psychology and completed two years of graduate studies towards a Masters of Physical Therapy. He has completed advanced studies in scientific back, core, and specialized sports conditioning subjects, including golf, motocross, tennis and horseback riding. His experience extends to all ages and lifestyles, from the sedentary to the elite athlete, with or without complex medical histories. Clark wants nothing more than for his client and patients to become as independent from pain and health medications as possible and to enjoy a higher quality of life.

Clark Carabelas
PERSONAL TRAINER

Clark is a Certified Personal Trainer and Corrective Exercise Specialist with the National Academy of Sports Medicine. He has a B.A. in Psychology and completed two years of graduate studies towards a Masters of Physical Therapy. He has completed advanced studies in scientific back, core, and specialized sports conditioning subjects, including golf, motocross, tennis and horseback riding. His experience extends to all ages and lifestyles, from the sedentary to the elite athlete, with or without complex medical histories. Clark wants nothing more than for his client and patients to become as independent from pain and health medications as possible and to enjoy a higher quality of life.

Cessy Medcalf
PERSONAL TRAINER

Cessy has 30 years of personal training and nutritional counseling experience, including her own fitness studio in Talkeetna, Alaska. Men and women alike enjoy her careful but challenging workouts to help them meet their fitness goals. An ACE (American Council on Exercise) certified trainer, Cessy also completed the personal training certification at California State University Hayward as well as the Nutritional Studies Program at San Jose State University, the ACE Lifestyle & Weight Management Consultant certification, and is a Reiki Master. She consistently focuses on educating clients on health, nutrition and proper exercise techniques. Her personal hobbies include trail & beach running, weight training, hiking and dancing.

Cessy Medcalf
PERSONAL TRAINER

Cessy has 30 years of personal training and nutritional counseling experience, including her own fitness studio in Talkeetna, Alaska. Men and women alike enjoy her careful but challenging workouts to help them meet their fitness goals. An ACE (American Council on Exercise) certified trainer, Cessy also completed the personal training certification at California State University Hayward as well as the Nutritional Studies Program at San Jose State University, the ACE Lifestyle & Weight Management Consultant certification, and is a Reiki Master. She consistently focuses on educating clients on health, nutrition and proper exercise techniques. Her personal hobbies include trail & beach running, weight training, hiking and dancing.