Training, Group classes or one-on-ones with a specialized trainer for inspiration, encouragement and energy.
Whether it’s a lifestyle change, better fitness or achieving your personal best with peak performances, Scotts Valley Gym is here for you. We motivate, educate and challenge you every step of the way until you reach your goal. Our workouts are fun and varied with the best techniques, the latest equipment and personal service. Achieving your goal is efficient and energizing with workouts customized just for you.


Mike Tyree


NGA Certified Personal Trainer

Michael is an NGA (National Gym Assn) certified Personal Trainer and nutrition coach. Michael has over 15 years of experience in the fitness and wellness industry and currently has his own private practice as a Life Coach working with adults with EFD (executive functioning deficits). Michael works with clients who all have different needs, strengths, abilities, ages and goals. Michael built and ran the Health & Fitness department at Camp Recovery Center Health Group here in Scotts Valley. He has also built fitness programs for adolescents, group exercise for seniors, boot camps at our local parks & beaches, home trainings, was a lead Ropes Course instructor and currently is Director of Personal Training here at Scotts Valley Gym.

His focus is to help You create a better YOU!!

Michelle Fatta

Certified Personal Training

NGA Certified Personal Trainer
TRX Certified Trainer
BLS Certified

As a passionate Certified Personal Trainer, my role is to motivate, enable and make training fun and rewarding. Fitness provides us with the ability to enjoy a healthy and active lifestyle. I love to see my clients achieve their personal health and fitness goals, through regular fitness activities and guided fitness programs.I believe with the right training program, a bit of determination and support, anyone can achieve their goals.

“You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream.” ~ C. S. Lewis

Brandon Burgess

Certified Personal Training

NETA Certified Personal Trainer
TRX Certified Trainer
Nutrition Consultant

Educational Background:Bauman College of Holistic Nutrition and Culinary Arts
Training Skill Sets: Athletic Training (Strength, Speed and Conditioning), Powerlifting, Bodybuilding, and Olympic Lifting.
Nutrition Skill Sets: Basic fundamentals of nutrition, therapeutic nutrition targeting specific health concerns like diabetes, high blood pressure, adrenal fatigue, and cardiovascular health; developing a balanced nutrition plan specific to each client ‘s goals; and education on food (where your food comes from, what to look for when food shopping, and how to properly prepare food for optimal health benefits).

Brandon’s passion for health and wellness started when he was young. He participated in many different sports growing up- football, lacrosse, basketball, tennis, and snowboarding. Participating in and teaching a variety of different training programs, of all levels, has given Brandon the knowledge and experience to train others with proper form and technique. Brandon strongly believes that there must be a balance between exercise and nutrition, not only for weight loss, but more importantly to live a happy and healthy life. Brandon graduated the Bauman College in 2016, giving him a wealth of knowledge and a strong background in nutrition with a holistic emphasis.

Brandon’s goal is to help inspire, educate, and implement better and healthier habits for his clients to reach their optimal health goals.

Eric Florio

Certified Personal Training

NETA Certified Personal Trainer

Erik has 20 years experience personal training, he has trained all ability levels from 14 to 92 years of age, from no experience to top collegiate athlete. Erik is currently NETA certified in personal training and has held ACE and IFPA certifications in the past, he continues to conduct personal training at Scotts Valley Gym, Bootcamps at Skypark and provides home training services. “I love doing personal training! I get as much satisfaction as my client when through hard work they achieve their goals. The trainer feeds as much off the energy of the client as the client feeds off the energy of the trainer. I always bring my A game.”

Ellen McIntosh

Certified Personal Training

NGA Certified Personal Trainer
TRX Certified Trainer

Ellen’s love of fitness began when her dad signed her up for soccer at the age five. Through her school years she excelled at all sports including swimming, soccer and volleyball. Following her graduation at San Lorenzo Valley High school, Ellen joined the Army. It is in the military that she discovered the positive effects of nutrition, exercise and commitment. During her seven years in the Army she spent countless hours training in the gym, and received specialized guidance and support from her military mentors. Ellen’s passion for fitness has only grown stronger over the years as she could see how proper exercise and food choices can change someone’s life. Ellen has exceptional experience in strength training, endurance and circuit training. Ellen is now back home in the Santa Cruz Mountains seeking to educate the community about fitness and health.

Bailey Schletewitz

Certified Personal Training

ISSA Certified Personal Trainer

Bailey has been a personal trainer since 2009 and has worked with a variety of individuals including competitive athletes, people seeking to improve balance and movement function, and people looking to lose weight and increase strength. Bailey’s passion for fitness began at a very young age. She participated in many sports growing up including volleyball, snowboarding, golf and softball which she played at COS college in Visalia, CA. She also has background as a rehabilitation technician where she has learned corrective exercise techniques to alleviate and fix sports-related and other types of injuries. Bailey’s goal as a trainer is to help others reach their optimal health and live a healthier balanced lifestyle.



Joey grew up in Santa Cruz where he started training martial arts at age 4, sparked by an early love for pro wrestling, and kung fu movies. At 13 he began studying mixed martial arts and Thai kickboxing. He has also coached basketball, and currently runs the kid’s martial arts program at IMS.

Joey studied sport performance, and nervous system training with the Marinovich brothers, where he’s had the opportunity to train many professional athletes. Joey is a certified integrated martial sciences instructor, and active MMA competitor.

He is passionate about helping you reach your fitness goals, and build your confidence with a fun boxing based workout!

Michael Barnes


Michael started Martial Arts when he was 11 years old, and it was there that he discovered his love for fitness. Along the road he earned his 2nd degree black belt and began teaching which is where he found his passion for helping others achieve their fitness goals. He is now an ACE certified personal trainer with over 6 years of physical education under his belt.

Michael has helped many people lose weight and feel more confident with their bodies; with an emphasis on living a healthy, sustainable lifestyle.

Scotti Wilson

Personal Trainer


Scotti has over thirty- five years of experience, in fitness, health, and wellness.
His background is extensive, specialties include, sport specific, weight loss/toning, and rehabilitation.
His client’s range on a wide scale, both in age and ability, from high school students to senior citizens, world champion athletes, to seriously health compromised “superstars”.
His goal is to give you a professional training experience, creating a program that is goal orientated, and designed specific to client’s needs.
Former national swimmer and fitness competitor.
This not about summer, this about the rest of your life
Education and certificates include:
          –B.A. Physical Education, Edinburgh, Scotland.
          -NASM Master trainer.
          –A.S.A. Teacher and coach
          –Certificate. Universal institute of aerobics
Please don’t hesitate to contact my-self, or one of our other amazing trainers. We are all in this business for the same reason, to assist others meet goals, and strive for bigger ones.