Campus Recreation

West Chester University

Student Recreation Center
Campus Recreation
275 North Campus Dr.
West Chester, PA 19383
Ph: 610.436.1REC
Fax: 610.436.3088

Meet the Group Fitness Staff

Michele - Group Fitness Coordinator and Instructor
Michele Ford


  • WCU Group Fitness Coordinator
  • Certified Leader
  • BODYPUMP and AAAI/ISMA Certified Instructor



Audris - Group Fitness Instructor
Audris Ahn
  • Junior
  • Major: Philosophy            Minor: Psychology
  • Enjoys working out and doing community service in spare time
  • Favorite classes are cardio kickboxing and pilates
  • Kickboxing  Instructor


Caroline - Group Fitness Instructor
Caroline Bedesem
  • Junior
  • Major: Sports Medicine
  • Enjoy making up challenging but fun routines with fun music
  • Spin Instructor

Rachel - Group Fitness Instructor
Rachel Biltz
  • Junior
  • Major: Business
  • Member of Student Activities Council
  • PILOXING and STRIDE Certified

Sam - Group Fitness Instructor
Sam Bluj
  • Sophomore
  • Major: Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Favorite classes: total body tone, kickboxing, and abs
  • Total Body Tone Instructor


Hope - Group Fitness Instructor
Hope Brempt
  • Sophomore
  • Major: Nursing                    Minor: Spanish
  • Phase 3 Pilates Instructor Certified

Paige - Group Fitness Instructor
Paige Budin
  • Junior
  • Major: Special Education / Early Childhood
  • VP of Student Activities Council
  • ZUMBA Certified

Tracy - Group Fitness Instructor
Tracy Chranowski
  • Sophomore
  • Major: Nursing
  • Hobbies: weight lifting, running, kickboxing, going to the beach, yoga
  • Boxing Bootcamp Instructor
  • AAAI (American Aerobic Association) Certified

Christine - Group Fitness Instructor
Christine Cunningham
  • Junior
  • Major: Nursing
  • Second year instructing, gives campus tours, and is an orientation leader
  • AAAI/ISMA General Aerobics Certified Instructor

Lindsay - Group Fitness Instructor
Lindsay Dolashewich
  • Junior
  • Major: Nutrition                Minor: Exercise Science
  • Alpha Sigma Tau
  • Full Body Tone Instructor and AAAI/ISMA General Aerobics Certified Instructor

Pat - Group Fitness Instructor
Pat Flynn
  • Junior
  • Major: Accounting and Finance
  • Russian Kettlebell Challenge (RKC) Certified
  • Hardstyle Kettlebell Certified (HKC)
  • AAAI/ISMA Certified Instructor



Kelsey - Group Fitness Instructor
Kelsey Jaros
  • Sophomore
  • Major: Psychology
  • President of Students for Life and works at Brother’s Pizza
  • “Kicking and Screaming” Instructor

Brianna - Group Fitness Instructor
Brianna Koruba
  • Junior
  • Major: Nutrition
  • BODYPUMP, AAAI/ISMA General Aerobics, and AAAI/ISMA Cycling Certified Instructor


Kayla - Group Fitness Instructor
Kayla Krasley
  • Junior
  • Majors: Music Education and Mathematics Education
  • ZUMBA Certified


Bridget - Group Fitness Instructor
Bridget McKeown
  • Senior
  • Major: Nurtition
  • Registered Yoga Teacher (200 Hour) Certified Instructor


Monique - Group Fitness Instrcutor
Monique Meigio
  • Junior
  • Major: Pharmaceutical Product Development
  • STRIDE certified instructor and Abs


Katy - Group Fitness Instructor
Katy Mills
  • Junior
  • Major: English Education              Minor: French
  • AAAI/ISMA Instructor Certified


Erin - Group Fitness Instructor
Erin Murphy
  • Sophomore
  • Major: Graphic Design
  • Excited to teach and loves to dance
  • AAAI/ISMA, ZUMBA, and Piloxing Certified Instructor


Nicole - Group Fitness Instructor
Nicole Nappo
  • Sophomore
  • Major: Early Childhood Education
  • Interests: dancing, running, playing sports, music, swimming, the beach, camping
  • Cardio Dance Party instructor


Priscilla - Group Fitness Instructor
Priscilla Nascimento
  • Senior- Graduating in Decemeber
  • Major: Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Certified in AAAI/ISMA Primary Instructor, AAAI/ISMA Sports Nutrition Consultant
  • ZUMBA Basic1, ZUMBA Basic2, ZUMBA Toning


Alex - Group Fitness Instructor
Alex Ruch
  • Junior
  • Major: Public Health Promotion                Minor: Nutrition
  • ZUMBA and BODYPUMP Certified Instructor
  • “Instructor of the Year” Awarded 2010-2011


Haley - Group Fitness Instructor
Haley Schultz
  • Junior
  • Major: Finance and Economics
  • Loves fitness, especially spinning and running, She enjoys being with her friends and traveling
  • Spin Instructor


Katie - Group Fitness Instructor
Katie Stevens
  • Sophomore
  • Major: Nursing                    Minor: Spanish
  • Intense Cardio Class Instructor


Andy - Group Fitness Instructor
Andy Tamez
  • Senior
  • Major: Business
  • Pilates instructor


Joanna - Group Fitness Instructor
Joanna Vargo
  • Junior
  • Major: Exercise Science
  • Interests: running, biking, outdoors, music, Relay For Life
  • Step Instructor


Chelsea - Group Fitness Instructor
Chelsea Walp
  • Junior
  • Major: Exercise Science                 Minor: Nutrition
  • Interests: music, sports, photography, & animals
  • Yogalates Instructor


Dottie - Group Fitness Instructor
Dottie Wilkinson
  • Junior
  • Major: Public Health / Health Promotion
  • AAAI, Cycling, and Piloxing Certified Instructor