Personal Trainers


Gary Fortney - Personal Training Team Lead

Gary is certified by the National Strength and Conditioning Association and has several years of experience lifting weights. He has worked with individuals ranging from world-leading qualifying powerlifters to pageant competitiors. He excels at motivating and can surely help you reach your goals.


John Kishishian

John has been in fitness for almost 30 years, regularly training alongside world class competitors in figure, fitness, bodybuilding, and various other sports; and gaining vast knowledge and experience in the process. He started weight training at an early age for football and wrestling and has experience in powerlifting and bodybuilding. Over the last 15 years, he has been one of the most sought after trainers at Premier. John's expertise in fitness and nutrition is designed to guide clients to better physical health. Whether you want to gain some lean muscle, lose a few pounds, or get that competition shape body that is fit, toned, and full of energy; making lasting permanent changes takes dedication and patience. With years of experience, John continues to help numerous clients of all ages attain their goals through diet, training, and cardiovascular programs safely and effectively.


Olivia Slack

A National Personal Training Institute grad, Olivia acquired a thirst for fitness at a very young age. Helping family members to stay fit and active sparked the fire and Olivia has everything it takes to get you from point A to point Z.


Nicole Crawford

Nicole has a passion for health and fitness and has been working out for approximately 15 years! Growing up, she always played sports and wanted to continue to stay active as she got older and became a mother.  Nicole wanted to show her daughter that it's important to stay mentally and physically healthy as well as eating proper nutrition. With a background in Nuclear medicine and heart agents, she became a Weight Management Specialist. Daily exercise can combat so many diseases, and Nicole wants to help people be the best version of themselves! "We only have one body and one life!" she says.  Nicole is ACE certified in Personal Training and has a Weight Management Specialist Certification.


Tameka White

Tameka’s passion for fitness and being healthy, combined with years of training family and friends motivated her to obtain her Personal Trainer Certification. Tameka is a full-time working mom, a runner and enjoys challenging herself with various types of workouts (crossfit, TRX, cycling, etc). Tameka enjoys working with those that are looking to get active and start a fitness regimen.
If it doesn’t challenge you…it doesn’t change you


Sammy Hartsook

Sammy is a graduate of the National Personal Training Institute. She has a strong background in CrossFit, cross training, and yoga. She enjoys training for muscle mass, endurance, and flexibility, and she is more than excited to help you reach your wellness goals!


Chistan White

Chistan White a certified athletic trainer by the National Athletic Trainers Association, graduated from Otterbein University 2014. He developed a love for health and wellness during his four years as a varsity lacrosse athlete. He then attained his master’s degree in Health Education from Prairie View A&M University 2016. He has worked with a wide range of individuals ranging from high school students, the elderly population, as well as professional NFL athletes. A New Jersey native Chistan’s passion for individual’s health and wellness manifested at an early age as he frequently found himself motivating his friends to pursue an active lifestyle. His thirst for knowledge and a willingness to help others reach their lifestyle goals is what drew him to the fitness industry.


Sazeed has been lifting since a young age and has always been fascinated with health and fitness. He is certified through ASFA and has experience working with wide range of people, from athletes to bodybuilders to the general population interested in fitness. He aspires to practice in medicine one day and aid others with their health. With his knowledge and experience, Sazeed can help you to attain your goals!