Meet the Team

Healthbreak’s professional wellness staff are passionate about living and modeling wellness. We value every opportunity to engage our members, causing healthy lifestyle breakthroughs through meaningful interactions. Our vision is to create thriving workplace cultures through inspired service and intuitive solutions. 

 
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Kathy Knudsen, MA
President + Founder

Superpower: Mentoring

Roxane Amend, MBA
Controller

Superpower: Tenacity

Anji Antkowiak, MS, CWC, E-RYT Wellness Coordinator II

Superpower: Vision

Michelle M. Baade, BS
Vice President, Business Development

Superpower: Optimism

Amber Benda, MA, ACSM EP-C  Wellness Coordinator & Client Service Manager

Superpower: Positivity

Annamarie Brown, MS
Client Service Manager

Superpower: Organization

Nick Cox, MA
Wellness Coordinator

Superpower: Listening

Brian Foxhoven, MS
Ergonomic Specialist

Superpower: Problem-solving

Marcy Gilbert, BS, BA
Office Administrator

Superpower: Observation

Taralyn Jensen, BA
Director, Transformational Wellness

Superpower: Conductor

Elena Lancioni, MPH, ACE-CPT, ACE-HC
Wellness Specialist

Superpower: Compassion

Joy Leick, B.S.
Fitness Specialist

Superpower: Encouragement

Kim Nitchals, M.S., NASM-CPT, ACE-HC
Fitness Center Manager

Superpower: Enthusiasm

Dawn Obermiller, MA, ACSM EP-C
Director of Wellness Services

Superpower: Activation

JoJo Ogg, BS, ACE-CPT, ACE-HC
Wellness Coordinator

Superpower: Enthusiasm

Hannah Pluchino, BSPH
Wellness Support Specialist

Superpower: Connectedness

Ruby Pressl, MS, ACSM EP-C
Fitness Specialist

Superpower: Adaptability

Jacci Smieja, BS
Client Service Manager

Superpower: Advocate

Jessie Stacey, BS, ACSM-CPT
Fitness Specialist

Superpower: Achiever

Danielle Welling, BS, ACSM EP-C
Fitness Specialist

Superpower: Ambition

Jeff Zahlen, MBA, ACSM EP-C, MSCA, CSCS
Director, Digital Solutions

Superpower: Adaptability