Pictured from left to right:
Front Row: Jessica and Paul Back Row: Shavy, Mindy V., Mindy H., Jo, and Pat

Jo Ackers
AFAA certified instructor for over 30 years, Jo’s classes include, Hi Low Cardio, Boot Camp, Latin Sculpting, Cancer Wellness, Pilates, Yoga, Spinning and other classes for youth, seniors and those with special needs
Pat Barnes
In addition to being a group exercise instructor, Pat is also a Personal Trainer at the JCC. She recently joined our team to lead our Silver Sneakers classes which are for those age 65 and older. Her classes are Tuesday through Friday.
Paul Dunay
Paul joined our wellness team this year and brings a calming class experience. Paul teaches Yoga on Thursday evenings at 6pm.
Mindy Hill
Mindy is a certified yoga instructor with more than 500 hours teaching.
Her classes include Vinyasa Flow, Cancer Wellness and Yoga for Grief. Mindy’s philosophy is that wellness is a balance between mind, body and spirit.
Jessica Johnson (JJ)
Jessica has been teaching since 2010 and believes in putting the “fun” in functional fitness. All levels can thrive in her classes so come and check
them out! JJ’s classes are the following: Basic Zumba, PiYo (combination pilates & yo-ga), Fusion, Aqua Fusion, Punk Rope and monthly nutrition seminars.
Shavy Schwartz
Shavy teaches Dance Expressions for youth and adults . These classes are a mix of all dance styles that include body strengthening. Youth classes culminate with a dance recital held at the JCC.
Mindy Van Fleet
Mindy has worked at the JCC for over 15 years, and specializes in senior fitness. She leads many of our county-funded senior classes for those age 60 and over. These classes include senior-advanced yoga, silver and fit, senior yoga, and Zumba Gold.