Meet Your Trainers


Joe Fix
Fitness Coordinator

Bio: Joe Fix attended Cal Poly Pomona and graduated with a B.S. in Behavioral Science in 1993. Before he came to the CBU family, he lived in Scottsdale, AZ, where he worked for Bally Total Fitness for 7 years as a Personal Trainer and Facility Manager. He opened up his own personal training business and ran that for the last 10 years! He has trained professional athletes, celebrities, and your everyday moms and dads! He is I.F.P.A. certified and has an extensive background in nutrition and keeps up on the ever changing field of fitness!
Favorite Scripture:

"Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding; in all your ways submit to him, and he will make your paths straight."

Proverbs: 3-6  

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Mitch Oaks

Year: Graduate Student
Hometown: Solvang, CA
Certification: NASM Certified Personal Trainer, NASM Corrective Exercise Specialist, NASM Performance Enhancement Specialist
Major: Kinesiology
Areas of Specialization: Corrective Exercise, Sport Performance, Weight Loss, General Fitness
Fitness Philosophy:

I stick to thoroughly tried and tested ways and tailor every workout to the client's specific needs. Every person is different, so each workout reflects unique goals and expectations. I believe in research-driven methods to address the needs of the client, regardless of the starting point.

Favorite Scripture:

"And now these three remain: faith, hope and love. But the greatest of these is love."

1 Corinthians 13:13





David Perez

Year: Senior

Oakley, California

Certification: NASM Certified Personal Trainer, NASM Youth Exercise Specialist, Keiser M3 Cycle Certified Instructor, Swim America Certified Swim Coach/Instructor, CPR/AED/First Aid Certified
Major: Kinesiology Sports Medicine, Minor Music
Areas of Specialization:  Corrective Exercise, Weight Loss, and Cardio Endurance
Fitness Philosophy:

Sometimes it takes a third party to motivate you to reach your fitness goals, that's what it took for me and that is why I became a Personal Trainer in order to be the motivation for people to become happier and healthier selves.

Favorite Scripture:

"Cast all your anxiety on him because he cares for you"

1 Peter 5:7 


Joe Kwon 

Year: Junior

San Francisco, CA

Certification: AFFA, First Aid, CPR
Major: Kinesiology
Areas of Specialization:

Muscle and Strength training, fat loss, athletic training

Fitness Philosophy: Fitness is a way of life, one has to make the decision deep down inside to want to start to make a change. No one else can do it for them.


Favorite Scripture:

"If we first follow God, then everything else will fall into place no matter what our goals and desires are in life."

Matthew 6:33



Myles Porter

Year: Sophomore

Riverside, CA


ISSA Personal Fitness Trainer, ISSA Fitness Nutrition, ISSA Exercise Therapy, PTCI Personal Trainer, Semper Fit Certified

Major: Kinesiology
Areas of Specialization:

Athletic training, Strength & Conditioning, Cross-training

Fitness Philosophy:

Through proper exercise, nutrition, and a well-rounded fitness regiment, one can reach their fitness, health and appearance goals, and live a better and happier lifestyle. 

Favorite Scripture:

"Be on your guard; stand firm in the faith; be courageous, be strong."

1 Corinthians 16:13

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                                                                        Ashley Naylor 

Year: Graduate Student
Hometown: Los Angeles, CA
Certification: NASM-CPT, Kettlebell 1, PN 1, FMS 1
Major: Kinesiology- Exercise Science
Areas of Specialization: Special Populations, Corrective Exercise, Weight Loss, Functional Training, Strength & Conditioning
Fitness Philosophy: Consistency is key!
Favorite Scripture: "And we know that all things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are the called according to His purpose."Romans 8:28



Jazmyn Jordan 

Year: Senior
Hometown: Banning, CA
Certification: NASM CPT Certified, First Aid Certified, CPR/AED Certified
Major: Nursing
Areas of Specialization: Stretching, Weight Training, and Weight Loss
Fitness Philosophy: NEVER GIVE UP, everyone has their off days just pick yourself up and keep pushing. If you ever feel like quitting think about why you started.
Favorite Scripture:

He replied, "Because you have so little faith. truly I tell you, if you have faith as small as a mustard seed, you can say to this mountain, 'Move from here to there,' and it will move. Nothing will be impossible for you."
Matthew 17:20



Thomas Hayward 

Year: Junior
Hometown: Riverside, CA, USA
Certification: Advance Personal training
Major: Business Administration
Areas of Specialization: Personal Training
Fitness Philosophy: My fitness philosophy is to use the gym to train more then just the body for outer looks. I believe the gym/exercise should be a place to train the mind. Using the body to break the mental barriers that the little voice in your head tells you what you can and what you cannot do. I want this to be a way for people to build a new mindset that will affect their everyday life outside of the gym while achieving a healthier way of living.
Favorite Scripture: "You are my servant, I have chosen you and not cast you off; fear not, for I am with you; Be not dismayed, for I am your God; I will strengthen you, I will help you, I will uphold you with my righteous right hand."Isaiah 41: 9b-10



Aaron Logerstedt

Year: Junior
Hometown: Dakar, Senegal
Certifications: NASM CPT, CPR, AED, First Aid
Major: Kinesiology and Exercise Science

Areas of


Sport Specific, Functional Training, Core Strength



Strive for quality, not quantity.
 Favorite Verse: "Greater love has no one than this: to lay down ones life for ones friends" -John 15:13

Tyler Muckenthaler

Year: Freshman 
Hometown:  Riverside, CA 
Certification: ISSA Physical Trainer Certification
Major: Kinesiology

Areas of


General Fitness



Physical health compliments all aspects of life.
 Favorite Verse: "I discipline my body like an athlete, training it to do what it should. Otherwise, I fear that after preaching to others I myself might be disqualified" -1 Corinthians 9:27

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Geetha Rajendram

 Year:  Graduate Student
 Hometown:  Bangalore, India
 Certification: ACE Health Coach, ACE Personal Trainer, ACSM HFI, Accredited Rehab Trainer, AFAA GFI, Reebok University Group Fitness Instructor, CPR & AED
 Major:  Kinesiology
Areas of  Specialization:  Fitness Education
 Fitness Philosophy:  Train for life. Train to be happy.
 Favorite Verse:  

"May the God of hope fill you with all joy and peace as you trust in him, so that you may overflow with hope by the power of the holy spirit"                -Romans 15:13

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Ashlynne Slovek

Year:   Senior
 Hometown:  Modesto, CA
 Certification:  ISSA Certified Personal Trainer
Major:  Kinesiology

Areas of


General Fitness, Strength and Conditioning

 Fitness Philosophy:

Invest yourself 100% physically and mentally into every workout. Commit to it, work for it, earn it.

 Favorite Verse:  

"My flesh and my heart may fail but God is the strength of my heart and my portion forever" -Psalms 73:26

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Madelyn Bradley

 Year:  Freshman
 Hometown:  San Jose, CA
 Certification:  ACE Fitness
 Major: Exercise Science

Areas of 


 Fitness Philosophy:  

Fitness is about being accepting of where you are at while always pushing to grow in strength and confidence in the body that God gifted you.

 Favorite Verse:  

"And the God of all grace, who called you to His eternal glory in Christ, after you have suffered a while, will Himself restore you and make you strong, firm, and steadfast." -1 Peter 5:10


Shane Spees

Year: Junior
Hometown: Houston, Texas


NASM Certified Personal Trainer
Major: Kinesiology
Areas of Specialization: Sports Management
Fitness Philosophy: "Only you can change who you want to be."
Favorite Verse: Ephesians 2:10