Fitness Staff

  Amy VanDePoel, Fitness & Wellness Director   Education: B.S. Kinesiology, Hope College  Primary Certifications: AFAA Group Fitness Instructor, AFAA Personal Trainer, AEA Instructor, NPI Posture Specialist  Interests: Coaching, playing, and watching soccer, reading historical fiction books, Sudoku puzzles, and trying new workouts.

Amy VanDePoel, Fitness & Wellness Director

Education: B.S. Kinesiology, Hope College

Primary Certifications: AFAA Group Fitness Instructor, AFAA Personal Trainer, AEA Instructor, NPI Posture Specialist

Interests: Coaching, playing, and watching soccer, reading historical fiction books, Sudoku puzzles, and trying new workouts.

 Marcie Gove, Fitness and Aquatics Manager  Education: B.S. Exercise Science, GVSU  Certifications: NSCA Strength and Conditioning Specialist, NPI Posture Specialist, AEA Instructor  Interests: Traveling, Hiking, Kayaking, running, playing softball and volleyball, coaching baseball, photography, reading

Marcie Gove, Fitness and Aquatics Manager

Education: B.S. Exercise Science, GVSU

Certifications: NSCA Strength and Conditioning Specialist, NPI Posture Specialist, AEA Instructor

Interests: Traveling, Hiking, Kayaking, running, playing softball and volleyball, coaching baseball, photography, reading

 Erin Elenbaas, Fitness Coordinator  Education: B.S. Clinical Exercise Science GVSU  Primary Certifications: ACSM Certified Group Exercise Instructor, ACSM Certified Personal Trainer  Interests: volleyball, mountain biking, hiking, snowboarding, downhill skiing, traveling, playing with my dog

Erin Elenbaas, Fitness Coordinator

Education: B.S. Clinical Exercise Science GVSU

Primary Certifications: ACSM Certified Group Exercise Instructor, ACSM Certified Personal Trainer

Interests: volleyball, mountain biking, hiking, snowboarding, downhill skiing, traveling, playing with my dog

 Sue Kremkow, Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist  Education: B.S. Recreation Therapy, CMU  Primary Certifications: Certified Therapeutic Recreation Therapist, NPI Posture Specialist,   Interests: Photography, Tennis, Snowmobiling

Sue Kremkow, Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist

Education: B.S. Recreation Therapy, CMU

Primary Certifications: Certified Therapeutic Recreation Therapist, NPI Posture Specialist, 

Interests: Photography, Tennis, Snowmobiling

 Kevin Lankheet, Fitness Assistant  Education: Current Student at GRCC  Primary Certifications: Ace Certified Personal Trainer, Certified Lifeguard through American Red Cross  Interests: triathlons, snowboarding, cross-country skiing, skydiving, reading, beach volleyball

Kevin Lankheet, Fitness Assistant

Education: Current Student at GRCC

Primary Certifications: Ace Certified Personal Trainer, Certified Lifeguard through American Red Cross

Interests: triathlons, snowboarding, cross-country skiing, skydiving, reading, beach volleyball