MEET THE TEAM

Our expert trainers are here to help guide each individual through their specific needs. EVERYONE gets an amazing workout because of our individualized approach to exercise selection. Beyond workouts, out team uses a total health approach including lifestyle and nutrition guidance.

Tara Baszler

Tara Baszler

Owner, Personal Trainer

Name/Title:
Tara Baszler – Small Group & Personal Training Manager, Personal Trainer

Certification:
NESTA Certified Personal Trainer, Spencer Pilates Coach, Functional Movement Specialist

Favorite exercise(s):
Bench Press, RDL’s, Pistol Squats, Unfolding Row, Core Work

Favorite workout music:
90’s hip hop and rap, Eminem, Missy Elliot

Career before Wild:
Background in Genetics & Forensic Science, worked in Biomedical Research for a few years, then stay at home mom & small business owner

Why Wild?
I loved being a part of the Wild community as a client and the way the staff was able to customize workouts for each person in the class.  I enjoy working with my clients to help them reach their goal and overcome emotional and physical hurdles.

Tom Held

Tom Held

Owner, Personal Trainer

Name/Title:
Tom Held – Personal Trainer

Certification:
American Council on Exercise Certified Personal Trainer, Schwinn Cycling Classic Instructor

Favorite exercise(s):
Push ups, Dumbbell snatches

Favorite workout music:
Funk, Soul

Career before Wild:
Newspaper reporter, blogger and writer

Why Wild?
I have been active in sports as long as I can remember, from Little League to marathons. Wild Workouts taught me how to maximize my workouts and move correctly. Helping others move better and feel better has been the most joyful experience I can imagine.

Danielle Simonovic

Danielle Simonovic

Personal Trainer

Name/Title:
Danielle Simonovic – Personal Trainer

Certification:
NESTA Certified Personal Fitness Trainer

Favorite exercise(s):
Anything with Kettlebells, any version of the plank

Favorite workout music:
Old school hip hop and anything Foo Fighters

Career before Wild:
Currently work full time as a Retail Store Manager in addition to working at Wild

Why Wild?
I have worked in retail for 20 years and wanted to challenge myself to learn something new and WILD was it!  I love the WILD community and being able to impact our clients overall health while helping them achieve their exercise goals!

Melissa Miller

Melissa Miller

Personal Trainer

Name/Title:
Melissa Miller – Group Fitness Coach

Certification:
American Council on Exercise Certified Group Fitness Instructor. WERQ Dance Fitness Certified Instructor

Favorite exercise(s):
Dance Fitness and Bootcamp!

Favorite workout music:
Everything from Beyonce to Led Zeppelin. Hip Hop, Funk, Soul, Rock n Roll!

Career before Wild:
I am a Photographer and a Director at a Photography Studio. I specialize in Event and Concert Photography at our local venues.

Why Wild?
The great sense of community. My friends have been members for several years and I knew I wanted to be a part of it. Group fitness is an effective way to stay motivated and Wild is the best place to do that!

Ken Miller

Ken Miller

Personal Trainer

Name/Title:
Ken Miller – Small Group Trainer

Certification:
ACE Certified Personal Trainer

Favorite exercise(s):
Goblet Squat, Bent Over Row, Medicine Ball Wall Throws

Favorite workout music:
Led Zeppelin, Macklemore, Lizzo

Career before Wild:
Degrees in Theatre and Acting. Works as an actor and teacher.

Why Wild?
I enjoy the culture and the community found at Wild. Clients and trainers are all supportive of each other and exercise is treated as a means to better living, not just an end unto itself.

Ruth Boulet

Ruth Boulet

Yoga Instructor

Name/Title:
Ruth Boulet – Yoga Teacher

Certification:
200 Hour Hatha Yoga

Favorite exercise(s):
Yoga – crow – it’s super challenging & I feel great when I nail it. I do not always nail it.
Wild Exercises – squats.
Can you tell I should probably do more upper body work?

Favorite workout music:
80s pop/new wave, 70s classic rock, The Matrix soundtrack.

Career before Wild:
Degrees in communications, theatre & a masters in journalism. Became a Web developer & did that for 20+ years. Now a yoga teacher, voice actor & event specialist for Race Day Events.

Why Wild?
I just came on board as a Wild client this year & I was impressed with how much the trainers here want clients to succeed & how much fellow clients are rooting for one another. My goal is to offer yoga classes that enhance what’s already great about Wild – being in community & learning about yourself through your own body & mind.

Charlie Kondor

Charlie Kondor

Yoga Instructor

Name/Title:
Charlie Kondor – RYT 200+

Certification:
Yama Yoga Third Ward, Vinyasa and Alignment flow, Yin, Restorative and Strength/Stability.

Favorite Exercises:
Yoga, hiking, swimming and meditation.

Favorite workout music:
Everything from Beethoven to The Wu-Tang Clan.

Career before Wild:
USMC, paramedic, elderly care giver.

Why Wild:
I’m excited for this opportunity to provide a yogic blend to accommodate our clients workouts.

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