FROM THE GROUND UP
Health & Wellness Director
ACE Certified Personal Trainer
Erica Barker began her career at the YMCA in 2012 as a group fitness instructor and coordinator of the YMCA dance program. She was promoted to Health and Wellness Program Director in 2013 and still continues to teach dance and group fitness classes. Erica has 22 years of combined experience as a dance studio owner, instructor, and choreographer for Teikyo Marycrest University, Countryside Community Theatre and Peace Pipe Players Community Theatre and enjoys performing onstage herself when time allows. She holds certifications in Les Mills BODYPUMP, CXWORX and RPM. She is an ACE Certified Personal Trainer and is the coordinator of the Livestrong and Diabetes Prevention Programs. In 2014 she became a trainer for Y-USA to train local and regional YMCA staff in the areas of Healthy Lifestyle Principles, Foundations of Group Fitness as well as other continuing education courses. Erica has two children, Cassidy 19 and Alana 11 both of which have been active in the arts. Her favorite part of her job is teaching group fitness classes to help motivate members to get fit and live healthier lives.
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