Patty has always loved to be active. She played basketball and ran track in high school and then continued to play basketball and softball in college at a small Division III school. She received her certification for spin about 9 years ago from Johnny G/Maddog. She teaches a bunch of MOSSA(pre choregraphed) classes- power core, centergy, ride, blast, TRX(only at JF) and Plyoga.
Patty has 4 kids and loves to snowboard and play tennis. She of her other accomplishments: she ran the NYC marathon on 2002 and completed a half Iron Man in 2014.
Lauren Bernstein is a Registered Dietitian and a Certified Diabetic Educator. She received her BS in nutrition from the University of Maryland and completed a one year internship at Cornell-Weill Medical Center before receiving her Masters in Nutrition. She practiced for the next 8 years at the Mount Sinai Medical Center, three of those years with the Pediatric GI team. In 2006 she opened The Nutrition Center of Westfield offering one-on -one counseling for children and adults. In addition, she has facilitated several weight loss programs and has been a speaker on various nutrition topics for company wellness groups and fitness centers.
Growing up in Maplewood, NJ my father exposed me to the world of sports, where I immediately fell in love with football. Nick played a variety of sports and in the midst of his high school career, he made it his mission to hone in on his football and lacrosse skills. At Columbia High School he was captain for both the football and lacrosse teams, earning multiple awards such as most dedicated and honored player.
After graduation in 2006, Nick’s passion for sports grew. Nick pursued personal training and earned his ISSA certification in only a few months. Seven years later he continues to train and motivate clients to become healthy, happy and as fit as possible.
Ann Espinoza is a Registered Dietitian who graduated in 2004 from James Madison University with a Bachelor of Science in Dietetics. She then went on to complete a dietetic internship during 2004-2005 at the University of Medicine & Dentistry of NJ that requires 900+ hours of practical experience. Ann has worked in various settings such as hospitals, one-on-one counseling, adult & children’s wellness programs, and long term care. She also started her own business in 2016, Season Your Health, preparing healthy, individually packaged meals for clients and plans to offer nutrition counseling services soon! Ann is excited to be an integral part of the Jeni-Fit “Deflate Your Weight” program!