Personal Trainer/Group Fitness Instructor
Amanda Fontaine has experience in the fitness industry working with a variety of clientele, from children to older adults, professional athletes and general fitness clients. She provides a fun training environment, is energetic and always encourages people to reach their goals. She constantly changes the workouts to challenge you and create variety. Amanda joined the Empower TEAM in 2013.
Before joining the Empower TEAM, Amanda worked as a Performance Specialist with Spectrum Sports Performance in Orlando, FL. She began as a Sports Performance Specialist Intern and then was hired as a Performance Specialist. There she found her niche and passion working with the General Fitness Clientele.
Amanda is currently a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) through the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA). She graduated in May of 2013 with her Master’s Degree in Sports and Exercise Science-Applied Exercise Physiology from the University of Central Florida where she also received her undergraduate degree with a Bachelor’s in Health Sciences. She is also considering continuing her education with a PhD in Sports Medicine.
Amanda danced for over 16 years and pre-professionally with the Orlando Ballet. For fun Amanda enjoys doing mud races, salsa dancing, and playing tennis. Amanda has a huge passion for fitness and overall well-being and is thrilled to be a part of the Empower TEAM.