Nicolette is a certified personal trainer through the National Academy of Sports Medicine and holds a Bachelors Degree from CSU, Chico in Business with an emphasis in Exercise Science. She also holds certifications in Pilates, Yoga and Barre, TRX and Kettlebells. Her evolution into fitness began when she was a dancer and choreographer at the age of sixteen. Nicolette discovered strength training at the young age of eighteen. She went from being 20 pounds overweight to ripped in just a matter of weeks. Upon entering and winning her first fitness competition, she began working as a group fitness instructor and personal trainer to share her passion for fitness. Nicolette has been training and teaching various modalities of fitness for 30 years. In 2004, Nicolette opened Living Fitness, an upscale personal training facility In Newport Coast, with her husband Tom. She loves coaching and empowering women of all ages to give 100% both in and outside of the gym to achieve their fitness goals.