OneLife Fitness Coaching

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My Background and Credentials

Founder/Head Coach of OneLife Fitness Coaching,  (2007 - present)

Founder/President, The Ohio Runner's Network Running Club (2011)


Certified, Group Fitness Instructor with the American Council on Exercise (ACE) (2014)

Certified, Senior Fitness Specialty Certification, with the American Council on Exercise (ACE) (2016)

Certified, Adult Distance Running Coach with the Road Runners Club of America, (2009)

Certified in First Aid and CPR from the Red Cross of America. (2007-2014)


Certified, Fitness Trainer with the International Sports Sciences Association (ISSA) 2008-2013)

Head/Assistant Coach, Girls on the Run (2006 - 2009) 

Receptionist as a Lifetime member of Weight Watchers (2007-2008) 

Personal trainer at Fitness 19 fitness club (2007-2008)

Group exercise instructor for Living Well Lady fitness club (1985-1987)

I am fluent in English and American Sign Language 


  • "Thank you so much for coaching us. My initial goal was to run the shortest leg of the relay; I never dreamed I'd want to run the half. Teresa S. told me that I'd be really upset..."
    Stephani I.
    Akron Half-Marathon 2012
  • "I joined the TOWPATH TURTLES during February of 2013. I was 65 years old at the time, and had decided that it might be fun to try running for the first time in my life!! I joi..."
    "older" runner
  • "A friend told me about the Towpath turtles....thinking we would reacquaint, I took her up on the opportunity to join, with no intention of doing a half marathon! The mere thou..."