Wayne YMCA

Meet Our Fitness Staff

Erica Trevil

Personal Trainer

Education/Certifications:

  • Senior at William Paterson University
  • Majoring in Exercise Science
  • NCSF Certified Personal Trainer

Training Specializations:

  • Weight Loss

Fun Facts:

  • Loves to read
  • Enjoys hiking
  • Fluent in French

“Motivation is what gets you started, habit is what keeps you going!”

Joe Nazare

Health & Wellness Coordinator/ Personal Trainer

Education/Certifications:

  • Ph.D., NYU
  • NASM Certified Personal Trainer
  • NASM Certified Senior Fitness Specialist
  • NASM Certified MMA Conditioning Specialist
  • American Red Cross First Aid/CPR/AED

Training Specializations:

  • Kettlebells
  • TRX Suspension Training
  • Bodyweight Training
  • Core & Balance Training

Fun Facts:

  • Horror fiction/poetry published in various anthologies & magazines
  • 3-Time New Jersey State Powerlifting Champion in high school

“Training smarter beats training harder. Don’t just ‘work out’; work towards a specific personal goal.”

Drewann Rodney

Personal Trainer

Education/Certifications:

  • M.A. (Pratt Institute)
  • A.S.F.A. Certified Personal Trainer
  • Cancer Exercise Training Institute Certified/ Cancer Exercise Specialist
  • American Senior Fitness Association Certified
  • Professional Senior Personal Trainer
  • Delay the Disease (Parkinson’s Exercise Program)Certified Instructor
  • Certified Live Strong Coach

Training Specializations:

  • Functional Strength Training
  • Bodyweight Training
  • Core & Balance Training

Fun Facts:

  • Does artistic drawing in spare time
  • Avid Pickleball player

“Take care of your body—it’s the only place you have to live.”

Kofi Asante

Personal Trainer

Education/Certifications:

  • NASM Certified Personal Trainer
  • NASM Certified Fitness Nutrition Specialist

Training Specializations:

  • Boxing
  • Kettlebells
  • TRX Suspension Training
  • Circuit Training
  • Bodybuilding
  • Weight Loss

Fun Facts:

  • I like to dance

“It takes courage to take that initial step towards your fitness goal. It builds character to challenge yourself consistently as you make progress. Success builds on success once you entwine all the little things to stay on course.”

Scott Heavner

Personal Trainer

Education/Certifications:

  • Bachelor of Arts, Alfred University
  • ACSM Certified Personal Trainer
  • American Red Cross First Aid/CPR/AED
  • Healthy Heart Ambassador Certified

Training Specializations:

  • High-Intensity Interval Training
  • Core Training
  • Bodyweight Training

Fun Facts:

  • Veteran Jazz Saxophonist
  • Key player in two business start-ups: One privately held, the other public

“To achieve your training goals one needs a plan and persistence.”