Austin’s love of fitness began at a young age playing multiple sports. He continued his athletic career playing hockey professionally in Europe. After retiring from hockey, he continued his education, receiving his degree in Physical Education from Purdue University. After teaching PE in California, Austin returned to the Chicagoland area and has been with enerGEEwhizz since it’s opening! He is a favorite with kids of all ages!
Front Desk Associate
Before discovering enerGEEwhizz, Danya worked at schools, camps, and centers as an instructor. He spent a lot of time working with kids in education and sports, but wanted to find a place that could integrate both. The desire to find a place that was an extension of education and sports that was appropriate for the developing body attracted him to enerGEEwhizz and he has been a valued member of the team ever since.
Chris has been working professionally with kids for five years as a Teacher’s Assistant and in customer service positions. In his spare time he likes working with the Japanese American community. Chris love’s being a part of a new business like enerGEEwhizz and having an active role in helping it grow to it’s full potential for fun and fitness!
Director of Programming and Curriculum
Lizzy’s passion for health and fitness started young at age three when she first competed in swimming. She was well versed in different sports growing up and eventually ended her athletic career with playing club volleyball at Ohio State University. While there, she started to teach group fitness classes and has been teaching professionally for six years now. Some award’s Lizzy has earned over the years include instructor of the year at OSU, sweatiest instructor, and best attitude for volleyball. She is certified in yoga (200 hour RYT), TRX, Schwinn, BOSU, and Indo-Row, plus holds a bachelor’s degree in human development. Lizzy loves having the opportunity to positively shape the future in an innovative space that inspires our youth to strive to be their best self.