Prescott YMCA

Fitness Staff


Mary Byrne
Fitness Director

Mary has been employed by the Prescott YMCA for 9 years.  She is certified to Personal Train through ACE and certified in Group Instruction through the YMCA of the USA and AFFA. Whether working one on one or with groups, she loves helping clients reach their health and fitness goals.  Giving members that 'extra' bit of motivation can produce powerful results. Never give up!  As a Boot Camp Instructor, her creative approach has taught many members a whole new way of looking at exercise and that it can actually be fun!  She loves running and riding her bike.

 

 

 


 

Steven Stanfield
Personal Trainer Coordinator

For the past 8 years Steven built his own fitness profession studying with world class experts and training hundreds of unique clients.  For 6 years he owned a successful gym and personal training service in Seattle.  His training style is  based on the science of functional exercise, natural human movement and eating whole foods.  When training with Steven his goal is to make it fun and easy to maximize your potential and achieve your goals.  Your fitness program includes exercises and training methods used by industry leaders that effectively build healthy lean muscle, improve freedom of movement and enhance the quality of everyday activities.  Your workouts are challenging, never boring and help create life-long positive change

 


 

 

 


 

Jon Arriola
Personal Trainer 

Jon has been involved with fitness most of his life. His passion for fitness drove him to get his personal trainer certification through the American Council on Exercise (ACE). His competitive swimming background of 17 years carries over into his style of training. Jon believes that a person should be as flexible and as mobile as if they were 20 years old, but throughout their lives. Jon hopes to further his knowledge in the fitness field and get a different perspective of fitness by pursuing his certification in yoga.

 

 

 

 

Charlie Brown
Personal Trainer 

Charlie’s passion for the fitness lifestyle and his background in competitive cycling, swimming, running and triathlons makes him uniquely gifted as a trainer.  Charlie relates to the challenges a client encounters while working towards their goals.  As a AFAA certified trainer, he brings all his knowledge and understanding of these experiences to provide insight, and understanding to his client’s training needs from general fitness to specific sports goals.

 

 

 

 

Candi Dailey
Personal Trainer 

Candi is Certified as a Personal Trainer, is a Specialist in Sports Performance Nutrition and also Certified in Group Fitness through both the ISSA and the YMCA . Her lifelong love of fitness and struggle with eating disorders has enabled her to  better empathize with others fitness and health challenges. She has developed a passion to help others as they work to achieve their goals. Let her design a personalized and unique program for you by incorporating nutrition, core strengthening as well as functional training moves. 

 

 

 

 

Cynthia Fields
Personal Trainer 

Cynthia is an ACE certified Personal Trainer.  She has a fresh passion for fitness and strongly believes in its benefits inside and out.  She also believes in the benefits of strength training in particular and that anyone willing to work hard can achieve all things.

 

 

 

 

 

Nino Filippinetti
Personal Trainer 

From Switzerland, Nino is an competitive mountain cyclist, and avid  hiker and snow skier.  Before becoming a Certified Personal Trainer and Pilates Instructor, Nino was diagnosed with arthritis of the spine. It is no wonder that his special expertise is core exercise. Nino enjoys  working with people to help them achieve their unique goals.

 

 

 

 

Katie Darnick
Personal Trainer 

Katie is a personal fitness trainer, certified through the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM).  She is passionate about fitness, health, nutrition and overall well-being. Her positive and encouraging attitude inspires others. Katie trains as a competitive gymnast and is also a gymnastics coach.




 

 

 

Diane Kennedy
Personal Trainer 

Diane is a Certified Personal Trainer and group  fitness instructor through AFAA, with      additional certifications in Tae Kwon Do, Yogafit, and Turbokick and Piyo and Zumba.  Diane’s goal is to     motivate, boost confidence and educate people by   making exercise a    lifelong habit.   She will work with you to develop a program that fits a client’s needs, values, and visions while helping them overcome barriers that may prevent them from reaching their wellness goals.

 

 

 

 

Hung Pham
Personal Trainer 

Hung was born in Vientiane, Laos. He and his family immigrated to the US when he was young. He has resided in Prescott for more than 20 years and works in his full time position at a local restaurant as a Chef. Hung is a Certified Personal Trainer through American Council on Exercise, ACE.  Fitness has always played a major role in his life through sports and outdoor activities. Hung enjoys the helping people young and old with their fitness goals. His motto, “you can do it and I can help.”

 

 

 

Denise Stevens
Personal Trainer 

Denise is Certified as a Personal Fitness Trainer through the American Council on Exercise (ACE). She has maintained her certifications since 1994. She helps her clients reach their personal best, be it in health, fitness or appearance. With a background in bodybuilding and a thorough enjoyment of several physical activities, she understands the commitments and rewards when fitness is a part of life. She successfully works with her clients to design personalized programs that will work for them and keep them committed to their purpose.

 
 
 
 
 
 

 

Bob Zampol
Personal Trainer 

Bob is a knowledgeable weight trainer who loves passing on this enthusiasm to others. He takes a diverse approach to fitness, balancing cardio, weight training and stretching as part of his daily workout program.  Bob is a Certified Personal Trainer  with National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM). , Bob is a retired engineer from Southern California.