JeannieFit is an expert on dance, core fitness and Wellness!. Jeannie is the creator of myhiphopFit who's mission is to enhance the lives of exceptional people through dance, fitness and wellness content! Wellness is a journey and you can do it in the most FUN way! Her career as a dancer, choreographer, fitness persona and wellness champion spans 18 years and is most recognized for her unconventional core training methods and awesome ABS! What she is most proud of is not her accomplishments but her legacy as a visionary, wife, mother and lover of life! She is most proud of her husband and 4 boys ages 13,10,4 and 1!
Jeannie was asked to teach hip hop fitness in college when she was captain for the University of South Florida "Sundolls" as a sophomore. She received her AFAA certification to learn the principles of group fitness and added her years of dance training to create an amazing dance fitness experience! Since teaching her first class in 2001 she went on to create her training program in 2009 during her second pregnancy and passion to inspire people as a AFAA/NASM CEU provider as well as program creator for AFAA's course "From HI LOW to HIP HOP." Today she is a Wellness Champion as she and her husband Dr.Dan Martingano D.C raise 4 incredible boys with the principles of chiropractic and Innate intelligence! She travels the country inspiring other to choose health as a way of life through her programs and Focus Point Method!
Jeannie was born in Bogota, Colombia and moved to the states in 1986 where she studied dance under the direction of Cheryl Lee Jorgenson. Jeannie struggled with her health as a child and always felt limited because of health issues! All that changed when she met her husband and was introduced to Chiropractic and Wellness! She received her Bachelor’s degree from The University of South Florida in 2004 on a academic and partial dance scholarship and gave birth to their first born son soon after! As a fitness educator and mom who has delivered 4 boys ( C-section->Home water births.) Jeannie has trained hundreds of instructors world side on her core training method, hip hop fitness and wellness principles! Some of her best students have gone on to create some of #myhiphopfit's best chore, changed the lives of their community and attain professional jobs not only teaching but also performing hip hop fitness!
Jeannie has been a professional dancer, choreographer and fitness expert most of her adult life! Jeannie was RYKA women's shoe brand ambassador from2013-2016! She has been featured on T.V., Print and LIVE events. She has created programs and and performed for companies such as:
Aerobics and Fitness Association of America (AFAA), The Oprah Show, NASA, Geo Motion, The Rhode Show, Wink News, Elevation Health, HiFit Expo, IDEA World, SCW Mania, Benjamin Kyle Salon and many more. Jeannie’s principles, purpose and passion of changing lives has helped !
One thing's for sure you will never be the same once you have a JeannieFit experience!