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.

Jaclyn Matro, Wellness Coordinator Education: B.S. Exercise Science, GVSU Primary Certifications: ACSM Personal Trainer, ACSM Group Fitness Instructor Interestst: Yoga, Cooking, Tigers Baseball

Jaclyn Matro, Wellness Coordinator

Education: B.S. Exercise Science, GVSU

Primary Certifications: ACSM Personal Trainer, ACSM Group Fitness Instructor

Interestst: Yoga, Cooking, Tigers Baseball

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