Meet the Fitness Team

All fitness trainers at MVP Metro Club are highly credentialed, experienced, certified and ready to help you achieve your ultimate health and fitness goals. Training services include both one-on-one and group personal training. If you are interested in hiring a personal trainer, please speak to one of our team members on the fitness floor or call 616-254-8600.

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

  • Rachel VerduscoRachel Verdusco

    Director

    616-254-8614

    CERTIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE

    • National Academy of Sports Medicine - Certified Personal Trainer (NASM-CPT)
    • MOSSA - Certified Instructor
    • TRX - Qualified Instructor

    GROUP FITNESS INSTRUCTION

    • Group Power
    • Group Fight
    • Group Ride/R30
    • Group Core
    • Training for Warriors (TFW)
    • Zone Training

    INTERESTS/SPECIALTIES

    • One-on-One & Group Training
    • Strength Training & Group Fitness Instruction
    • Nutrition & Weight Management
    • Family, Swimming & Snowboarding
    • Running & Biking
  • Aaron VeltingAaron Velting

    Fitness Trainer

    NASM-CPT

    EDUCATION

    • B.S. in Psychology, Northern State University

    CERTIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE

    • National Academy of Sports Medicine -
      Certified Personal Trainer (NASM-CPT)
    • MOSSA - Certified Instructor

    GROUP FITNESS INSTRUCTION

    • Group Power

    INTERESTS/SPECIALTIES

    • Endurance Athletes Triathlons, Marathons
    • Biking, Swimming, Trail Running
    • Cycling, Pace Leading
  • Alex SimmonsAlex Simmons

    Fitness Trainer

    NASM-CPT

    EDUCATION

    • B.S. in Exercise Science, Grand Valley State University

    CERTIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE

    • National Academy of Sports Medicine -
      Certified Personal Trainer (NASM-CPT)
    • MOSSA - Certified Instructor

    GROUP FITNESS INSTRUCTION

    • Group Core

    INTERESTS/SPECIALTIES

    • Speed, Agility, Quickness Training
    • Mobility
    • Flexibility
  • Courtney BeltranCourtney Beltran

    Fitness Trainer

    NASM-CPT

    EDUCATION

    • B.S. in Athletic Training, Michigan State University

    CERTIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE

    • National Academy of Sports Medicine -
      Certified Personal Trainer (NASM-CPT)
    • Nationally Qualified Bikini Competitor

    GROUP FITNESS INSTRUCTION

    • Training for Warriors (TFW)

    INTERESTS/SPECIALTIES

    • One-on-One & Small Group Training
    • Weight Training
    • Nutrition & Weight Management
    • Volleyball, Tennis, Snowboarding & Gun Ranges
    • Michigan State Spartans & Pittsburgh Steelers
  • Josiah StuckiJosiah Stucki

    Fitness Trainer

    NASM-CPT

    EDUCATION

    • B.A. in Kinesiology, Calvin College

    CERTIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE

    • National Academy of Sports Medicine -
      Certified Personal Trainer (NASM-CPT)
    • NPC Men's Physique Prep Coach

    INTERESTS/SPECIALTIES

    • One-on-One & Small Group Training
    • Weight Training
    • Nutrition & Weight Management
    • Powerlifting
    • Competition Prep
  • Maranda WiskurMaranda Wiskur

    Fitness Trainer

    NASM-CPT

    EDUCATION

    • B.S. in Exercise Science, Central Michigan University

    CERTIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE

    • National Academy of Sports Medicine - Certified Personal Trainer (NASM-CPT)
    • Training for Warriors, Level 2 Instructor

    GROUP FITNESS INSTRUCTION

    • Training for Warriors (TFW)
    • Group Ride/R30

    INTERESTS/SPECIALTIES

    • One-on-One Training
    • Small Group Training
    • Group Fitness
  • Ricky PerezRicky Perez

    Fitness Trainer

    NASM-CPT

    EDUCATION

    • B.S. in Exercise Science, Grand Valley State University

    CERTIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE

    • National Academy of Sports Medicine -
      Certified Personal Trainer (NASM-CPT)
    • MOSSA - Certified Instructor
    • Collegiate Track & Field and Cross Country Athlete, GVSU 2011-2016
    • NCAA Division II, 4x All-American Athlete, 1500m & DMR

    GROUP FITNESS INSTRUCTION

    • Zone Training
    • Group Ride/R30

    INTERESTS/SPECIALTIES

    • One-on-One & Group Training
    • Endurance/Distance Running
    • Strength Training
    • Nutrition & Weight Loss
    • Family, Running, Philadelphia Eagles Football
  • Robert PhillipsRobert Phillips

    Director

    616-254-8606

    CERTIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE

    • National Academy of Sports Medicine - Certified Personal Trainer (NASM-CPT)
    • MOSSA - Certified Instructor
    • Training for Warriors - Certified Coach

    GROUP FITNESS INSTRUCTION

    • Group Centergy
    • Group Ride/R30
    • Group Active
    • Trianing for Warriors (TFW)

    INTERESTS/SPECIALTIES

    • Strength Training
    • Body Building
    • HIIT Training
    • Leg Day!
  • Shelby PetersonShelby Peterson

    Fitness Trainer

    NASM-CPT

    EDUCATION

    • B.S. in Exercise Science, Cornerstone University

    CERTIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE

    • National Academy of Sports Medicine - 
      Certified Personal Trainer (NASM-CPT)
    • MOSSA - Certified Instructor
    • Collegiate Basketball Player - Spring Arbor University
      & Cornerstone University, 2012-2015

    GROUP FITNESS INSTRUCTION

    • Zone Training
    • Group Ride/R30

    INTERESTS/SPECIALTIES

    • Family
    • One-on-One, Group & Resistance Training
    • Basketball, Paddle Boarding, Boating & Reading