Fitness Center Staff
Andrea is currently over the fitness center, physical education, personal training and massage programs. She holds a master's degree in physical education and has been teaching in higher education since 1999. She came to TMCC in 2004 to open the fitness center. Prior to coming to TMCC, Andrea taught in the physical education department at Pittsburg State University and was the aquatics and fitness director.
|Dr. Leah Cripps, D.C.
Leah is a doctor of chiropractic and a licensed massage therapist. She is a certified personal trainer through The Aerobics and Fitness Association of America (AFAA) and is currently working as a personal trainer in the fitness center. She received a bachelor of science from the University of Nevada, Reno in 1991, and earned her chiropractic doctorate from Parker College of Chiropractic in Dallas, Texas, in 1997. She is also a yoga instructor. Leah's personal training focus is on functional training which focuses on awareness of your body. Her goal is to train her clients to become stronger in ways that help them in their daily activities. Through proper functional training clients can learn how to move and engage muscles properly to protect themselves from injury.