Meet The Trainers

Superior Athletic Club I  Assistant Manager
Angela started working at Superior Athletic Club in 2003 at the Service Desk and in 2009 began teaching classes such as Washboard Abs, TRX and Oxygen and Iron. Angela has her Personal Trainer certification from the National Academy of Sports Medicine and loves creating challenging, fun fitness routines. She is also enthusiastic about nutrition and showing how a few small tweaks in your diet can make a huge difference. Every class and training session is filled with Angela’s contagious energy and motivation. “If it doesn’t challenge you, it won’t change you.”

Angela Young

Superior Athletic Club I
Assistant Manager

Angela started working at Superior Athletic Club in 2003 at the Service Desk and in 2009 began teaching classes such as Washboard Abs, TRX and Oxygen and Iron. Angela has her Personal Trainer certification from the National Academy of Sports Medicine and loves creating challenging, fun fitness routines. She is also enthusiastic about nutrition and showing how a few small tweaks in your diet can make a huge difference. Every class and training session is filled with Angela’s contagious energy and motivation. “If it doesn’t challenge you, it won’t change you.”
Superior Athletic Club II  Assistant ManagerLynda has been with Superior Athletic Club since 1987. She is the Group Exercise Director for Superior Athletic Clubs and is Assistant Manager at Superior Athletic Club 2 and along with being part of our personal trainer and group exercise teams. Lynda has personal training and group exercise certifications from the Aerobics and Fitness Association of America, Ace Council on Exercise, National Academy of Sports Medicine, Body Training Systems, YogaFit and Kinesis. She loves the camaraderie and support that comes from working in the fitness setting. Lynda successfully teaches classes from Group Power, Strength Circuit, Spin class, TRX or a relaxing yoga class. When not in the club, she can be found pedaling her bike, keeping her garden beautiful or spending time with friends and family.

Lynda Sorensen

Superior Athletic Club II
Assistant Manager

Lynda has been with Superior Athletic Club since 1987. She is the Group Exercise Director for Superior Athletic Clubs and is Assistant Manager at Superior Athletic Club 2 and along with being part of our personal trainer and group exercise teams. Lynda has personal training and group exercise certifications from the Aerobics and Fitness Association of America, Ace Council on Exercise, National Academy of Sports Medicine, Body Training Systems, YogaFit and Kinesis. She loves the camaraderie and support that comes from working in the fitness setting. Lynda successfully teaches classes from Group Power, Strength Circuit, Spin class, TRX or a relaxing yoga class. When not in the club, she can be found pedaling her bike, keeping her garden beautiful or spending time with friends and family.
Komoki has been in the fitness industry since 2001. Her current certifications include the National Federation of Personal Trainers, Apex Nutrition and Fitness and EFI Gravity. Komoki feels that the two most important aspects of health and fitness are that your workouts need to create a sense of challenge and enjoyment while coexisting with proper support through nutrition. Both can and should go hand and hand. She is positive, upbeat and loves a good challenge. May it come from a good workout, creating a new healthy recipe, or adventuring down a new avenue while gaining knowledge from a different perspective. “ Happiness is a state of activity,” get moving and do the things you enjoy.

Komoki Lamp

Komoki has been in the fitness industry since 2001. Her current certifications include the National Federation of Personal Trainers, Apex Nutrition and Fitness and EFI Gravity. Komoki feels that the two most important aspects of health and fitness are that your workouts need to create a sense of challenge and enjoyment while coexisting with proper support through nutrition. Both can and should go hand and hand. She is positive, upbeat and loves a good challenge. May it come from a good workout, creating a new healthy recipe, or adventuring down a new avenue while gaining knowledge from a different perspective. “ Happiness is a state of activity,” get moving and do the things you enjoy.
Jodi has been a certified trainer since 1990. She specializes in sports conditioning, post injury, and prevention of injury. She possesses a very strong aquatic background. Jodi is a graduate from SOU in Health Promotion and Fitness. She is an active competitor in triathlons and races. Over the course of her 30 years in the fitness industry she has been certified through a long list of continuing education programs. She can help you find your WHY to a healthy and happy lifestyle.

Jodi Marthaller

Jodi has been a certified trainer since 1990. She specializes in sports conditioning, post injury, and prevention of injury. She possesses a very strong aquatic background. Jodi is a graduate from SOU in Health Promotion and Fitness. She is an active competitor in triathlons and races. Over the course of her 30 years in the fitness industry she has been certified through a long list of continuing education programs. She can help you find your WHY to a healthy and happy lifestyle.
Danielle was a science teacher for 8 years before having two fantastic children. After losing 50 pounds through healthier eating and a whole lot of exercise she applied her love of teaching into the fitness world. Danielle is certified in personal training through the National Academy of Sports Medicine and is also certified in Group Groove, Centergy, Group Fight and Group Power. She also holds certification in LaBLast Dance program and YogaFit. Danielle offers a wide variety of exercise options to meet your fitness goals.

Danielle Kauzaluarich

Danielle was a science teacher for 8 years before having two fantastic children. After losing 50 pounds through healthier eating and a whole lot of exercise she applied her love of teaching into the fitness world. Danielle is certified in personal training through the National Academy of Sports Medicine and is also certified in Group Groove, Centergy, Group Fight and Group Power. She also holds certification in LaBLast Dance program and YogaFit. Danielle offers a wide variety of exercise options to meet your fitness goals.
Jessica grew up in the Portland area and spent most of her time in sports, competitive cheerleading and dance. It instilled a love of fitness. She graduated from Oregon State University in 2012 with a degree in Exercise Science Fitness and Nutrition. She started her career in Portland as an Exercise Specialist and Nutritional counselor in January 2013. She enjoys bringing her love of fitness to the live's of others. Her hobbies include fitness competitions, coaching youth programs and exploring the outdoors. Jessica specializes in nutrition, weight loss, injury prevention and rehabilitation.

Jessica Vance

Jessica grew up in the Portland area and spent most of her time in sports, competitive cheerleading and dance. It instilled a love of fitness. She graduated from Oregon State University in 2012 with a degree in Exercise Science Fitness and Nutrition. She started her career in Portland as an Exercise Specialist and Nutritional counselor in January 2013. She enjoys bringing her love of fitness to the live’s of others. Her hobbies include fitness competitions, coaching youth programs and exploring the outdoors. Jessica specializes in nutrition, weight loss, injury prevention and rehabilitation.
Autumn is certified through the National Academy of Sports Medicine and is a certified group fitness instructor through the American Council on Exercise. She has years of fitness experience including additional certifications in Group Power, Group Active, Group Core as well as an aquatic exercise certification. Autumn enjoys working with diverse populations including clients with goals of muscle gain, fat loss, and those who have never stepped foot into a fitness center. Her focus is on designing safe, fun, realistic programs that adhere to healthy lifestyle changes.

Autumn Nelson

Autumn is certified through the National Academy of Sports Medicine and is a certified group fitness instructor through the American Council on Exercise. She has years of fitness experience including additional certifications in Group Power, Group Active, Group Core as well as an aquatic exercise certification. Autumn enjoys working with diverse populations including clients with goals of muscle gain, fat loss, and those who have never stepped foot into a fitness center. Her focus is on designing safe, fun, realistic programs that adhere to healthy lifestyle changes.
Krista is a certified personal trainer through the National Academy of Sports Medicine. She also has a certification in Group Fitness from the American Council on Exercise. Her passion is to help clients break through their personal barriers and watch them blossom into healthy, strong and confident individuals, just as she did while losing 80 pounds herself. Circuit and interval training are her favorite forms of exercise and can be used to work towards your desired goals.

Krista Fitzpatrick

Krista is a certified personal trainer through the National Academy of Sports Medicine. She also has a certification in Group Fitness from the American Council on Exercise. Her passion is to help clients break through their personal barriers and watch them blossom into healthy, strong and confident individuals, just as she did while losing 80 pounds herself. Circuit and interval training are her favorite forms of exercise and can be used to work towards your desired goals.

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 Did You Know?

To become an aerobic or exercise specialist at Superior Athletic Club we require the following educational background or certification in order to ensure that you will be provided with a safe and results orientated workout:

  • College degree related to health and fitness
  • American Council On Exercise (ACE)
  • Aerobic & Fitness Association of America (AFAA)
  • American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM)
  • National Strength & Conditioning Association (NSCM)
  • National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM)