Business Owner & Master Personal Trainer
Meagan holds a Bachelor’s in Business Studies and Sports Management with a minor in Kinesiology. While still completing her studies, she was instrumental in creating and implementing programs such as the Fit Gram Progressive Program for the San Antonio Sports Foundation and Harlendale School District which target issues of childhood obesity. Meagan became an active member for the Youth Obesity Prevention Partners Council and a San Antonio Diabetes Committee member.
Meagan strongly believes that through faith, hard work, and a little science, anyone can achieve their ideal body. From this philosophy Nu-U Fitness was born. Her goal is to inspire and teach people how to set goals, achieve them, and maintain them. Meagan lives this philosophy and continues to be both example and supporter for her clients. “When you have someone who takes the time to understand your predicament and helps you re-teach yourself proper nutrition and exercise,” she says, “it makes a world of difference.”
Certified Personal Trainer
Brittany holds a Bachelors of Science in Psychology with a minor in English from Texas A&M University (WHOOP)! She is currently obtaining her prerequisites to get into a Doctor of Physical Therapy program and has completed over 60 hours of shadowing in Acute Care, Outpatient, Polytrauma, Geriatrics, and Spinal Therapy.
Brittany has spent the last 15 years with SeaWorld both in the Education Department and Animal Training. For the last ten years she held the position as the Manager of Education for the SeaWorld Camp in San Antonio where she managed the resident camp, day camp, and sleepover programs for more than 5,000 campers each year. Camp taught her that she loved working with people and the importance of getting out into nature.
In 2012 Brittany sustained an injury while training for a half marathon and after completing physical therapy she began training with Meagan at Nu-U Fitness. Initially she signed up for three months, but quickly fell in love with the experience. That experience training, along with her physical therapy, made her realize her passion for helping others achieve their goals and her desire to become certified as a personal trainer. Brittany recently began shadowing at Nu-U Fitness and in the next few months she plans on becoming certified as a Personal Trainer through ACE.
Brittany truly believes that healthy eating can be fun and exciting if you find the right recipes and spends many hours searching for recipes to try online! She recently got married in June of 2016 so when Brittany is not working she enjoys spending time with her husband, training animals, cycling, running, cooking, and working out.
Head Personal Trainer
Navi is an ACE certified personal trainer and a Zumba instructor. She is very passionate about enabling others to achieve their fitness goals. Her goal is to empower them to become healthy and make it a lifestyle change.
She believes that exercise is essential but doing it right is indispensable. One of her key objectives is to show the clients how to incorporate simple workouts in their busy schedule. She is also a cycling enthusiast and you have probably seen her riding across San Antonio on one of her 40 mile bike rides.
Head Personal Trainer
Nick’s passion for fitness started with high school sports, and the sport specific training he utilized throughout high school. After sports ended for him, he turned to the weight room to still find my drive for leading an active lifestyle. He learned from his dad, who has been doing strength and conditioning and personal training for 30 years. He followed his dads steps by graduating from UTSA with a Bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology with a focus on exercise science.
He obtained my CPT through the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA). He has transformed his own physique and improved overall strength throughout his fitness career. He loves using the tools his father and school has taught him with his clients and anyone looking to improve any aspect of their personal health. His style of training he uses a mixture of traditional bodybuilding exercises, functional training, speed and agility training, and strength training.
Personal Trainer & Medical Fitness Specialist
Sandy completed her Bachelor’s Degree in Kinesiology and Sports Science at Sul Ross State University in Alpine , TX. Growing up with unhealthy eating habits sports came to the rescue and quickly became her passion. A successful athlete thru high school carried over into college where she played 4 years of Women’s tennis and Club basketball. During the school year, Sandy taught physical education at a private Christian school and spent her summers coaching girls’ basketball summer league and assisting in youth summer camps for basketball and tennis.
After college, Sandy moved with her husband to Okinawa, Japan where she found a new foundation of fitness. Rather than sport-specific training, Sandy began other forms of training such as: weight training, running , Zumba , CrossFit and took a bigger interest in fitness competitions and nutrition.
Back in San Antonio Sandy found herself in corporate health and wellness. Sandy loved teaching and training all the employees she came across. Being that positive energy some needed was a daily reward.
Sandy is very passionate about having a healthy lifestyle and reaching goals the “old fashioned” way. From her athletic days, she has the mindset of practicing what you preach. Sandy has practiced various forms of exercise to assist as many people as possible. Her goal is to reach as many people as she can and make a positive impact in their lives.
Sandy is very goal- oriented and has competed in several obstacle course races, bikini competitions and half marathons. She believes that if you set your mind to it anything is possible. On her off time, you can find Sandy with her family outdoors hiking or running, playing sports of course.
Master Personal Trainer
Andrew completed his Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise and Sports Science at Texas State University in San Marcos, TX. In the Fall of 2018 he will begin his Masters of Education in Health Education at Texas State and is aspiring to earn his Master of public health and PhD in public health. Growing up, Andrew has always wanted to be a resource for other. Through his passion for health and wellness he is able to help others reach their goals.
Throughout college, Andrew developed his skill set and passion for fitness. He has worked as a physical therapy tech, a personal trainer at a country club, and a speed and agility coach for a youth tennis program. He has over 3 years of experience with wellness coaching at a YMCA of Greater San Antonio. More recently he served as the wellness coordinator for the Texas Department of State Health Services in San Antonio, Texas. Here he led a worksite wellness program that included events such as a 5k and 6-week physical activity challenges.
Andrew treats each day as a new opportunity to better himself. He is currently training for an Ironman Triathlon Competition that will take place in April 2019. Andrew works hard towards his goals so that he can provide motivation for others through vicarious methods.
Personal Trainer Intern
James is a certified personal trainer (CPT), fitness nutrition specialist (FNS), and behavioral change specialist (BCS) by way of the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM). Born and raised in SA’s South Texas Medical Center (STMC) district, James has been passionate about medical practice for nearly half of his life. He obtained his Bachelor of Science degree (B.S.) in Biology, Health Professions & Research from the University of the Incarnate Word, his Doctor of Pharmacy degree (Pharm.D.) from North Carolina’s Wingate University School of Pharmacy; and currently serves at Brightwood College as an adjunct allied health and pharmacy faculty member.
At a young age, James got into martial arts and tennis… recalling late sunset matches with his father until the court lights turned off. He also tried his hand at baseball and golf; however, his favorite go-to activity will always be running. James loves hiking, doing anything water-related (kayaking, paddling, etc.), and doing anything involving heights (roller coasters, skydiving, etc.).
As a fitness/wellness coach, healthcare educator, and consultant pharmacist, James — or “Dr. J” — approaches each new day with a single mission in mind: To Help People. His mission is to promote MINDFULNESS and awaken within all clients an appreciation for and understanding of exactly how the mind, the body, and what we feed both are undoubtedly tied together in overall health.