Josh Wilson

Community Wellness Director

Qualifications

Masters of Education from Texas State University in Physical Education  Bachelor of Science from Texas Lutheran University in Kinesiology • American College of Sports Medicine Certified Personal Trainer • Certified SPIN Instructor • CPR & AED Certified

More on Josh:

Josh truly enjoys helping people reach their health and fitness goals whether it is through personal training, SPIN class, fitness advice, or just good old encouragement. He currently live in Austin but is originally from Houston, Texas. He enjoys participating in and watching all different kinds of sports.


 

 

Nicole Bennett

Group Fitness Instructor

Classes at Wellness Center

 

  • Yoga
  • Gentle Yoga

Qualifications

CPR & AED Certified • Bachelor of Arts with a Minor in Dance from Texas State University • Yoga Alliance Certified (Levels 1-4) • Yoga Certified  (Levels 1-2)

Meet Nicole:

Nicole is a Seguinite and after years of being away and traveling she is happy to be back at home and even more excited to ba a part of the Wellness Center team. Nicole loves getting to know all the members and helping new members feel like part of the fitness community here at the Wellness Center. Nicole looks forward to being able to improve the lives of members by helping them create healthy lifestyle habits and cheering them on as they accomplish their goals.


 

Veronica Carter

Group Fitness Instructor

Classes at Wellness Center

  • Zumba
  • Aqua Zumba
  • Zumba Sentao
  • Zumba Tone
  • Yoga
  • Gentle Yoga

Qualifications

CPR & AED Certified • AFAA Group Fitness Certification • Zumba Basic Level 1 & 2 • Zumba Gold • Zumba Toning • Aqua Zumba • Zumba Sentao • Zumba Tonic • YogaFit Level 1-4

About Veronica:

Veronica lives in Seguin with her husband Wade. She has a grown son, Bobb, living in San Marcos, Texas. Prior to working at the Wellness Center, Veronica worked as a Human Resources Professional for over twenty years. Veronica loves working with people and is passionate about inspiring her students.


 

Melissa Castillo

Personal Trainer/Group Fitness Instructor

Classes at Wellness Center

  • Body Sculpting
  • Cardio Combo
  • Cardio Waves
  • RIPPED

Qualifications

ACE Certified Personal Trainer • AFAA Group Fitness Certification • Certified RIPPED Instructor • AFAA Aqua Fitness, Boot Camp, Maternity Fitness, Practical Pilates, Indoor Cycling, Women & Exercise Metabolism • Nutrition and Weight Control • Life Coaching Course • Various Stretching Courses • Care of Back Course • Action Plan for Menopause Course •CPR & AED Certified

Meet Melissa:

Melissa attended Seguin High School and currently resides in Seguin along with her family.  Having been a member of the Wellness Center prior to becoming an instructor, she can relate to the wants and needs of our members. Melissa continues to grow as an instructor and individual through her experiences here at the Wellness Center.


 

 

 

Lucas Elsik

Personal Trainer

Qualifications

Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from Texas A&M Corpus Christi • ACSM Personal Trainer • ACSM Group Exercise Instructor • Certified Spin Instructor • Licensed Massage Therapist • CPR & AED Certified 

Learn About Lucas:

Lucas is happy to return home to Seguin and be a part of the Wellness Center team. He is passionate about working out and looks forward to inspiring members to make h ealthy choices in their fitness regimen annd helping the Community "Get Fit" and fulfill their goals!


 

Kyle Harper

Personal Trainer

Classes at Wellness Center

  • Boot Camp/Cross Training
  • Cardio Waves
  • Core & More
  • Rowing

Qualifications

CPR & AED Certified • ACSM Certified Personal Trainer • SPIN Instructor

Get to Know Kyle:

Kyle is originally from San Antonio, Texas and received a Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology from Texas Lutheran University. He was an active player on the TLU Men’s Soccer Team and one day aspires to be a college soccer coach. He is excited to be a part of the Wellness Center team and looks forward to being able to learn and participate in Wellness Center activities.


 

Justin Gonzales

Personal Trainer

Classes at Wellness Center

  • Arthritis
  • Boot Camp/Cross Training
  • Cardio Waves
  • Core & More
  • Intensity
  • Muscle Magic

Qualifications

CPR & AED Certified, Basic Water Rescue  Certified • Bachelor of Science in Exercise and Sports Science and  Minor of Business Administration from Texas State University • National Strength and Conditioning Association Certified Personal Trainer • National Academy of Sports Medicine

About Justin:

Justin is originally from San Marcos and is a recent graduate of Texas State University.  He is a member of the National Strength and Conditioning Association as well as a member of the National Academy of Sports Medicine. Justin specializes in metabolic toning, strength and conditioning, and corrective exercise. Just is also the head trainer for the Cross Training Challenge, which is a functional strength and conditioning class offered at the Wellness Center. After three years of being a personal trainer at Guadalupe Regional Wellness center he is proud of his work and being a party for the Seguin community.


 

Michelle Johnson

Group Fitness Instructor

Classes at Wellness Center

  • Cardio Dance

Qualifications

CPR & AED Certified • AFAA Group Fitness Certified • Bachelor Degree in English and Minor in Theological Studies and Dance from Loyola Marymount University • Non-degree graduate studies in Spanish from Arizona State University • Secondary Education Certification

More on Michelle:

Michelle is originally from Phoenix, Arizona, She has lived in Seguin with her family since 2000.  She and her husband have one son, Samuel, who attends school in Seguin ISD. Michelle is also an artisan in her “free-time,” managing her own company, MJ Designs since October 2006.


 

Morgan Land

Personal Trainer/Group Fitness Instructor

Classes at Wellness Center

  • Arthritis
  • Cardio Waves

Qualifications

CPR & AED Certified • Bachelor of Kinesiology Degree from Tarleton State University • Cooper Institute Certified Personal Trainer

Meet Morgan:

Morgan is excited to encourage individuals to make lifestyle changes to improve their overall health and wellbeing.  She also strives to push people beyond their own expectations in order to accomplish the goals they have set for themselves by laying the CORE foundation and using it as a building block to achieve individuals' goals.


 

 

 

 

Shirley Svoboda

Group Fitness Instructor

 

Classes at Wellness Center

  • Arthritis
  • Cardio Waves
  • Muscle Magic

Qualifications

CPR & AED Certified • AFAA Group Exercise Instructor Certification (Member for 25 years) • Mind & Body Fitness • How to Fool Mother Nature • Plantar Fasciitis - Metabolic Connection to Obesity • Coaching Obesity • Aqua Fitness

Learn about Shirley:

Shirley has over twenty years of experience in group fitness.  She has said it is a privilege to work at the Wellness Center and she enjoys all of the fun her job brings.