Meet our Trainers

Janet McMinn

Janet McMinn

Owner; Personal Trainer and Group Fitness Instructor

Janet has over 8 years experience in personal training and over 14 years in group fitness.

She is extremely passionate about health and fitness and helping everyone achieve their goal. She is a highly motivated person who knows the importance of work life balance. She also teaches new Personal training students at Fitnation and has taught students at UQ and enjoys the fact that she can help the new professionals enter the fitness industry.

Janet’s favourite types of training are functional strength training on the rings and running.

Flavio De Panio

Flavio De Panio

Personal Trainer and Group Fitness Instructor

Flavio has been passionate about fitness since young age where he’s been competing at a professional level in kick boxing and MMA.

He is also very passionate about power-lifting, strongman and gymnastics.
In the last few years he’s been also focusing into rehabilitation in order to understand the importance of keeping our muscles balanced considering the repetitive movements and incorrect posture we all have due to work or lifestyle habits.

You’ll find in his training his passion and enthusiasm in helping people and motivate them.

Emma O’Keefe

Emma O’Keefe

Group Fitness Instructor

Emma brings over 6 years experience in the industry with a huge amount of enthusiasm.

Emma likes to train hard in strength training and cross fit, and her classes are influenced by this intensity.

She enjoys variety in her sessions and has competed in two body building competitions.

Peri Timo

Peri Timo

Group Fitness Instructor

Peri comes to us with many years of group fitness experience in a very broad range of classes.

From boxing to strength, stretch and flow, bootcamp, mums and bubs and much much more, Peri is a successful teacher with a range of skills.

She always finds time to exercise herself, even if it means fitting in a quick 30min run. She appreciates the benefit the exercise has on your body both mentally and physically.

Peri brings her energy and smile to Achieving You.

Jemma Evans

Jemma Evans

Group Fitness Instructor

Jemma brings a big load of energy with her to her classes!

She loves inspiring people to be more active and it shows in her natural ability to gel with all members.

Jemma loves cardio workouts the most and also loves being creative with body weight exercises.

She has a group fitness background which includes Aqua aerobics and training the older population.

Jemma also loves her netball, having played in the state league from the age of 15-31.

She understands the benefits of functional movement and is therefore passionate about working with the older population so they can continue to enjoy life.

Kerry Casey

Kerry Casey

Group Fitness Instructor

Kerry has enthusiasm in her DNA!

She was born to help people so it’s obvious why she chose group fitness as her career choice.

Her favourite types of workout are strength. She loves the feeling of lifting heavy weights and the benefits it has on her whole well being.

Kerry is very passionate about sharing her energy to inspire people through their changes.