How long have you been a member of PUSH?
Since November 2012, when I moved here from Roswell, Georgia.
What made you choose PUSH over other gyms in the area?
It is close to where I live and I immediately liked the positive and supportive atmosphere I felt upon arriving and signing up.
What is your favorite thing(s) about working out at PUSH? Has your experience been different in any way than experiences you've had at prior facilities?
My favorite thing about working out at PUSH is seeing the amazing staff and the members that go at the same time every morning, when I go. I like that it has such a friendly environment rather than a competitive or judgmental environment.
What was the experience or motivating factor that compelled you to join PUSH?
I really wanted to make sure I kept up with my morning routine when I moved here from Georgia. There was really no question that this gym would fit all my needs, when I was exploring my options and signed up.
What is your favorite exercise or thing to do at PUSH?
I have a love/hate relationship with the Stairclimber
What fitness goals do you have for yourself going forward?
My goals are to be the best version of myself both physically and mentally, and the gym helps me achieve those things. It is time I take for myself to feel energized and refreshed.
What is your profession?
I am an Employment Specialist with Heritage Christian Services. I have the privilege to help incredible individuals with developmental disabilities find and maintain meaningful employment in the community.
Are you married? Kids? Pets?
Yes! Married for three years this past May and we just had our first child, a son, in September. We also have a three year old dog.
What do you do in your spare time? Provide us with some fun facts about yourself:
I love to spend time with family and friends! My husband and I love football season and we are trying to go to all the NFL stadiums for a game. We have been to several already.
What is your guilty pleasure? (TV show, sweet treat, etc.)?
A glass of red wine and the show This Is Us.
If you could spend the day with one person (living or not) who would it be and why?
Ellen Degeneres! I would love to meet her. I think she has the biggest heart and I love her belief and motto to “be kind to one another”. I think she has influenced a lot of people in her realness and authenticity and truly just wants good for each and every person.
What is your dream vacation spot?
I would love to go to Italy or to Bora Bora.
If you win the lottery, what's the first thing you buy?
Probably a new house for our expanding family.
What is your favorite book or movie?
I have always liked Nicholas Sparks books and have read them all.
What makes you laugh the most?
My family; When I am with them, I genuinely have those deep belly laughs!
If you could only eat one meal for the rest of your life what would it be?
Oh gosh, I have no idea! I’m so indecisive when it comes to food.