Meet the Team

MVP Athletic Club leadership team is dedicated to meeting the needs of its members and guests by providing world-class service that is second to none. If you have a question or need assistance, please contact the appropriate manager or team leader below.  

Click on any of the team members below to find contact information.

  • Kate LandheerKate Landheer

    Director of Operations

  • Alex SoukupAlex Soukup

    Member Services Manager

  • David NykerkDavid Nykerk

    Fitness Manager

    NASM-CPT

    EDUCATION

    • B.S. in Movement Science, University of Michigan

    CERTIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE

    • National Academy of Sports Medicine -
      Certified Personal Trainer (NASM-CPT)
    • Parisi Speed School - Certified Performance Coach
    • Functional Movement Systems - Level 1 Certified
    • NCAA Division 1 Baseball Player - University of Michigan, 2004-2007
    • Assistant Varsity Baseball Coach - West Ottawa High School, 2009-2010
    • Baseball Pitching Instructor

    GROUP FITNESS INSTRUCTION

    • Training for Warriors (TFW)

    INTERESTS/SPECIALTIES

    • Injury Prevention, Sports Rehabilitation
    • Athletic Performance Enhancement
    • Biomechanics of the Baseball Pitching Motion
    • Michigan Wolverines, Detroit Tigers and Lions
    • Golfing, Fishing, and Playing Softball
  • Jake BajemaJake Bajema
  • Kylee FrederickKylee Frederick
  • Matt GahanMatt Gahan
  • Rebecca LangejansRebecca Langejans
  • Juanita CastorenaJuanita Castorena

    Group Fitness Team Leader

    NASM-CPT

    EDUCATION

    • B.S. in Business Administration, Grand Rapids Community College

    EXPERIENCE/CERTIFICATIONS

    • National Academy of Sports Medicine -
      Certified Personal Trainer (NASM-CPT)
    • American Council on Exercise - Certified Personal Trainer (ACE-CPT)
    • Functional Movement Systems - Level 1 Certified
    • MOSSA - Certified Instructor

    GROUP FITNESS INSTRUCTION

    • Group Active
    • Group Centergy
    • Group Core
    • Group Groove
    • Group Kick
    • Group Power
    • Group Ride
    • Group Blast

    INTERESTS/SPECIALTIES

    • Group Training
    • Creating change that creates change for positive results!
    • Personal interests: my lovely children Alicia & Jaxson