Angela swam competitively for 12 years and was a top age group swimmer in Wisconsin and the Midwest. While attending Northwestern University for both her Bachelors and Masters degrees, Angela began dabbling in the sport of triathlon. She has since completed upwards of 100 triathlons, including multiple Half Ironmans, Ironman Arizona and Ironman Wisconsin. She has had numerous top 3 age group and overall female finishes during her triathlon career.
Other personal and professional notables:
- Personal trainer to Biggest Loser At-Home Winner Bernie Salazar in 2008
- Lululemon Ambassador 2009
- 2013 Ironman All World Athlete
- Member of Team USA in Chicago at 2015 Age Group Triathlon World Championships
- USA Triathlon National Championship Qualifier consecutive years since 2010
Angela has been involved in the fitness industry for over 15 years. She began as a swim instructor in the mid 90's and has since grown her resume to include personal training and triathlon coaching- all on an individual and group basis. Her certifications include USA Triathlon Level 2 Coach and NASM Personal Trainer. When she is not running, biking and swimming, she loves to travel and spend time with her husband and two daughters, preferably at the same time!
Angela believes that adopting a healthy, active lifestyle starts with small changes and motivation. As those small changes become habits and motivation becomes intrinsic, a lifestyle transformation begins. By setting attainable goals and making fitness a priority, all people can find their inner-athlete.