Align Fitness in Glen Mills
Align Fitness Glen Mills is a private, appointment-based training studio located on the southbound side of route 202. We aren’t a gym! You’ll never get lost in the crowd. Align Fitness is where you begin or continue your fitness journey with the guidance of professionals who care about your success. That’s why our clients love working with us. We take a movement-based approach to fitness. Through movement testing and hands-on coaching we ensure quality movement, decrease injury risk, and challenge each client within their abilities. We blend what you want with what your body needs.
Align Fitness has created a friendly, inclusive environment where everyone feels welcome and comes together to move, feel, and perform better. Join us.
Align Fitness works along side Action Potential Physical Therapy and Carla Towns Massage.
Joe Chaitkin M.S. Owner, Head Movement Coach
Joe has a passion for helping his clients move, feel, and perform better. Align Fitness’ philosophy and concept is a culmination of everything he has learned over the last 18 years. The Align Fitness Community has been founded to provide Delaware and Chester Counties a facility to help improve overall wellness through education and hard work while having fun.
- B.S., M.S. in Exercise Physiology from WCU
- 4 years teaching at the university level ( Cabrini University, Immaculata University, WCU)
- 15 years experience in helping Delaware and Chester County Residents get fit
- 5 certifications (CSCS, NSCA-CPT, FMS, CGFI, Master CKC Kettlebell Coach, Master CBC Barbell Coach)
- 9 years experience in golf fitness training
- Specialization in working with clients after orthopedic injuries
- Co-Owner and Founder of Fit EDU, an educational company for fitness professionals and physical therapists where he designs and teaches educational seminars
Joe has used all these year of experience to help develop the most effective programs for his clients get the best results possible.
Joe lives in West Chester with his wife, son, and daughter.
Jenny Munro: Movement Coach
Jenny brings a wealth of experience and knowledge with over 25 years in the fitness industry. As a Certified Personal Trainer and a TRX Suspension Trainer Instructor, she prides herself on understanding client’s wellness needs and challenges and caters their program to ensure their short and long-term goals are achieved. Jenny’s expertise allows her to work with a broad range of clients from those new to fitness to the athlete looking to improve performance. Jenny lives in West Chester, PA with her husband and two children.
Certifications: AFAA-CPT, TRX Instructor, Reebok Indoor Cycling, SCW Weight Management,
Michele Dunleavy: Nutrition Coach
Michele is passionate about fitness and nutrition as a way of life, which serves as the foundation of her coaching philosophy that both good nutrition and regular exercise help people achieve their optimal fitness and wellness goals. Whether you are looking to lose weight, build lean muscle, or simply clean up your diet to feel and perform better, Michele creates personalized nutrition plans to support your goals. As a recovering sugar addict and amateur foodie, Michele understands first-hand that habits are hard to change and that good food is meant to be enjoyed. She focuses on positive incremental changes, no weigh-ins or food math required.
Michele lives in West Chester with her husband, four kids and three dogs. When she is not coaching clients, Michele enjoys cooking new foods, fitness training and attending her kid’s activities.
Certifications include: Precision Nutrition Level 1, WITS Certified Personal Trainer, Kettlebell Coach Levels 1 and 2
Libby Piper creates a safe, playful environment to improve mobility, strength and an overall sense of well-being for her clients. She is a Movement Educator, Author, and Reiki Master with a background in Speech and Hearing Sciences and Behavioral Therapy. She completed an 820 hour Yoga Therapy certification and holds certifications with the Yoga Alliance as an Experienced Yoga Teacher (E-RYT 500), a Continuing Education Provider (YCEP), and a Children’s Yoga Teacher (RCYT).
Jodi Wooten: Movement Coach
Jodi Wooten is passionate about education, fitness, and helping others. Jodi has spent over twenty years in the education field and is
excited to utilize this experience in the fitness industry. Exercise induced injury led Jodi to physical therapy, on a quest to learn proper
form, and to Align Fitness, as a client. Years of training, learning, and loving the fitness process inspired Jodi to certify as a personal trainer. She is excited to help clients set and achieve goals, learn to move well, and see results.
Jodi lives in West Chester with her husband and three children. When she is not coaching or teaching, she enjoys spending time with
her family, kettle bells, and traveling. Certifications include: NASM- CPT, Kettlebell Coach Level 1, and
American Heart Association CPR/AED.
Andi: Movement Coach
Andi comes from a very diverse fitness background. Gymnastics, baton twirling, horseback riding, and competitive dance during her early years led to a life long passion for strength, endurance, and freedom of movement. Although she has always been active with weight training, running, aerobics, cycling, and yoga, she found her passion for personal training recently when her father developed Parkinson’s Disease. Andi is passionate about training general fitness clients for health and strength benefits and to help those afflicted with neurological diseases maintain a healthy, independent lifestyle for as long as possible.
Certifications: ACE -CPT, ACE Senior Fitness Specialist, Kettlebell level 1 and 2 coach
Griffin Dight: Movement Coach
Griffin is a former athlete, West Chester University Exercise Science Student, and movement coach. He has worked in the industry for the past 2 years and has had the opportunity to work with a wide variety of clients. He strongly believes feeling better can come from moving better and that’s why he cares so much about how people move. He knows clients will only perform at their best and achieve their goals if they enjoy exercise. This is why he makes each session fun and gradually builds intensity as his client’s fitness level improves.