Our versatile trainers have extensive backgrounds, ranging from strength barbell training to aerobic kickboxing. Whether you're looking to gain strength and mass, lose stubborn fat, train for a sport or just get in better shape, we have the perfect trainer to help you reach your fitness goals. In addition to our trainers listed below, we work with a variety of independent trainers to ensure that you get the best fit for meeting your fitness goals.


Our Trainers


Will Parfet
B.S. in Exercise and Movement Sciences (SFSU)
Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (NSCA)
Basic Life Support Provider (AHA)
Former Powerlifting Competitor
Physical Therapy Aide
Training Philosophy: Individualized Strength Training tailored to clients goals to help them live an active and pain-free lifestyle.


Dane Burgess
B.S. Kinesiology, Concentration in Movement Science (SFSU)
Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (NSCA)
Former Collegiate Wrestler
Olympic Weightlifting Experience
Training Philosophy: Training using compound exercises and periodized programming for increases in strength, athletic ability, and overall health.

Jason Lui
WSPC Weightlifting and Sports Performance Coach (USAW)
Former Powerlifting Competitor
Olympic Weightlifting Experience
Mobility Specialist
Training Philosophy: Strength for fitness.

Nicholas Cerone
ACE Certified Advanced Health and Fitness Specialist
Cancer Exercise Specialist
Certified Shiatsu Massage Practitioner
American Council on Exercise -  Certified Personal Trainer
Certified Lifestyle and Weight Management Consultant
Former JV Basketball Coach at Lick Wilmerding High School in San Francisco
Member of the Positive Coaching Alliance in Youth Basketball

   

Stephany Maas-Heller
Certified Pilates Apparatus and Mat Trainer
Concentrations in Power Pilates and Atma Yoga
Specializes in core strength, increasing flexibility, breath, pre and post natal, shoulder pain/post-surgery, post-breast reconstruction/masectomy, arthritis, fibromyalgia, and scoliosis. 

Abril Avila
Certified Zumba Instructor
Concentrations in Zumba Toning, Aqua Zumba, and Zumba Step

Join Our Team!

We are looking to expand our amazing team! Contact us today to find out more details on becoming a trainer at Raise the Bar Fitness.

Are you an independent trainer looking for a studio to train your clients? We also offer deals for space rental.

Please email us at jason@raisethebarfitness.com.