Yvonne Gagliardo

Staff

Yvonne Gagliardo

Personal Trainer

Yvonne worked as a Health Educator for Sharp Mission Park Medical Group for 19 years developing and teaching programs for Diabetes, Arthritis, Weight Management, and Employee Wellness. In addition, Yvonne has taught and danced for Jean Isaacs/San Diego Dance Theater (SDDT) for over 28 years in various projects in San Diego, Mexico and Europe. She received the Encinitas Community grant for her “Creative Aging Dance Project” in 2012. With years of dance training, work as a health educator, and understanding of the aging body, Yvonne is confident training older adults.

Certifications:

  • ŸAmerican Council on Exercise (ACE),   Personal Trainer & Group Instructor   (specialize: adults 40+)
  • ŸFallproof Balance and Mobility Instructor
  • Health Educator- Diabetes & Exercise, Arthritis, Weight Management, Senior Fitness
  • Modern Dance Performer Teacher & Choreographer

Education:

  • ŸUniversity of California, Santa Barbara, B.A. Ergonomics
  • ŸCalifornia State University, Long Beach, California Teaching Credential
  • ŸCalifornia State University, San Diego Master’s Degree, P.E./Exercise Physiology
  • University of California, San Diego –Extension, Fitness Instruction/Exercise Science

Specialties:

  • ŸAmerican Council on Exercise (ACE),   Personal Trainer & Group Instructor   (specialize: adults 40+)
  • ŸFallproof Balance and Mobility Instructor
  • Health Educator- Diabetes & Exercise, Arthritis, Weight Management, Senior Fitness
  • Modern Dance Performer Teacher & Choreographer