VIDA is proud to provide exceptional customer service through experienced industry professionals who truly enjoy interacting with our fun and energetic membership base. Please contact any of the managers from the management team below with your questions and suggestions.
Jessica was raised in Maryland by a sport driven and active family. She discovered her passion for the gym while playing collegiate softball at Shippensburg University. In 2016, she graduated with a degree in Exercise Science and coaching. Following college, she began teaching classes in both larger clubs and small studios, while also coaching local youth softball. Her background sparked an interest in the operational side, which led to developing skills as a Community Ambassador and Assistant Manager. Jessica lives for the beach, sports, power lifting, and of course family.
Assistant General Manager
Antoine is a Graduate of Lincoln University with a degree in Anthropology. He is a veteran of the United States Army with over 15 years’ experience as a NASM certified personal trainer and Bootcamp instructor. Antoine is passionate and dedicated to assisting anyone in becoming the best version of themselves. He is a Wilderness Survival Instructor with a love for the outdoors.
Personal Training Manager
Amanda is a National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) certified personal trainer and VIDA Master Trainer with over a decade of experience. Several years ago, Amanda rebuilt her own life and reclaimed her physical and mental health through a commitment to fitness and movement. After experiencing her own transformation, she decided to dedicate her life to helping others do the same. She believes that working out should be a fun and joyful expression of self-love. Depending on a client’s needs, Amanda brings a wide variety of specialties to her sessions including Strength Training, Women’s Fitness, HIIT, Barre and Yoga. Amanda is also a devoted long distance runner. When she’s not in the gym, you can find her meditating, hanging out with her rescue dog Gordon and dancing as much as possible.
Group Program Manager
Sara joined our VIDA team in 2018 when she moved to DC from Connecticut. She is a National Academy of Sports Medicine Certified Personal Trainer, with additional NASM certifications in Women’s Fitness and Fitness Nutrition. With a background in Group Fitness Sara has been excited to show her skills while teaching HIIT, VIDA Body, Assets, and Circuit. This excitement has merged into 2020 with the title Group Program Manager at Gallery Place and VIDA’s new formats for CircuitX BURN/SHRED/and CUT!
In 2015 Sara won her pro card with the WBFF in bodybuilding and has kept herself busy running 5 half marathons and countless 5k, 5 mile and 10k road races. Racing for her expanded to obstacle runs including Spartan Race (sprint, super and beast), Warrior Dash and Rugged Maniac. She loves doing something that will challenge her to be better, to race faster, and to improve overall health.