Elena Lancioni, MPH, ACE-CPT, ACE-HC
Elena holds a Master of Public Health degree specializing in physical activity and behavioral social community health from Indiana University. She is an American Council on Exercise (ACE) certified personal trainer and certified health coach. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree at Bowling Green State University, where her undergraduate studies centered around exercise science and journalism, and she competed as a DI cross country and track athlete. Elena has over five years of experience in fitness coaching at school and workplace settings.
Her passion for educating others to live healthy, fulfilling lifestyles stems from her experience as an athlete, and the desire to empower others to feel good in their bodies. Elena believes in creating spaces where all can thrive through access to necessary health and wellness resources. She enjoys connecting with people, and learning from those with different perspectives and experiences.
Elena is from Northwest Indiana and has a love for Lake Michigan, but is now living out her dream to be near the mountains. To fill her energy and take care of herself, she loves getting outside, going for a long run or hike, practicing yoga, or experimenting with baking at elevation. In her spare time, she also enjoys being creative and traveling around the world.
Why do you love your chosen profession?
Workplaces are where many adults spend a majority of their days, and it’s important to create spaces where employees can take care of all aspects of their health and wellness. Having the ability to work in a diverse setting with people from various backgrounds keeps each day interesting. I love being able to work on various projects and share my knowledge across multiple platforms.
What is your superpower?
Compassion. I care deeply about people and have the ability to relate well to others. Being kind to people and understanding what is going on in life matters. I believe it’s important to listen and be genuine to all people.