Instructor and Trainer Profiles
NASM-CPT; ACE Certified Personal Trainer
After 15 years working in corporate finance management, Dan started Tri Valley Trainer in 1998. He has been a continuing education faculty member of the American Council on Exercise and the National Academy of Sports Medicine, and writes a weekly wellness column for AOL news website Patch.com (Pleasanton, Dublin, Livermore and San Ramon editions). Tri Valley Trainer conducts corporate and non-profit seminars, lunch and learn presentations, employee weight loss contests and on-site exercise classes. The studio is the home for private client training and classes by the finest, most committed group exercise class instructors in the Tri Valley area. Additional studio events will include weekly group meditation, monthly workshops by other preventive wellness practitioners and periodic fund raisers for local altruistic organizations. Dan teaches Club TVT TRIAD sessions and can be reached for inquiries about personal training at (925) 413-2268.
Melissa’s passion is improving lives through fitness. A mother of two, she is committed to living a healthy, balanced lifestyle. She enjoys clean cooking, spending time outdoors with her family, and activities such as high intensity interval training, resistance training, boxing and Crossfit. She believes exercise should be fun, challenging, and never boring! Melissa enjoys working with people of all fitness levels, and uses functional and traditional training techniques to help clients achieve their fitness goals. She addresses diet and nutritional opportunities for the client, and designs personalized programs that are efficient and safe, while always working the body towards balance. Melissa teaches Club TVT TRIAD sessions and can be reached for inquiries about personal training at (925) 784-4511.
ACE Certified Personal Trainer
Denny is also an ACE-Certified Lifestyle and Weight Management Coach and Nutrition Specialist. She has been a personal trainer in gyms and in-home as well as an instructor in corporate fitness classes for since 2000. She is passionate about motivating people to live a healthy lifestyle by eating clean and moving! Enthusiastic about continuing her education and staying with many of the current trends, Denny has recently become certified in TRX and Tabata Bootcamp. She has run a marathon and runs many half-marathons and 10ks, frequently placing in the top three in her age group. Denny is also an avid kayaker and healthy cook. Denny teaches Club TVT TRIAD sessions and can be reached for inquiries about personal training at (925) 998-1352.