Elyse Jarard has a degree from the University of Cincinnati in Biology specializing in Cell and Molecular biology. She is a certified personal trainer and certified in Fitness Nutrition. She currently owns a personal training studio in Cincinnati, Ohio for women and girls. Elyse's compassion for people and gentle coaching provides support for women in fitness and nutrition in a way that allows them to walk on their journey at their pace. She has been a Healthy Edge coach for 3 years.
Elyse is the 2010 recipient of the Community Impact Business of the Year award presented by the Cincinnati Regional Chamber of Commerce and Women Excel for her dedication to ovarian cancer awareness, women's wellness and fitness through her Fit to Fight Ovarian Cancer Triathlon Festival in July, and her business Venus Fitness for Her.
Elyse has been a certified fitness professional since 2003. In 2013, she obtained her Certification for Fitness Nutrition from Precision Nutrition, and USA Triathlon Level 1 Coach Certification. Previously, she was a researcher at Cincinnati Children's Hospital and Shriner's Hospital. Her diverse background rooted in basic science, and her obvious passion for health add to her long list of assets as a personal trainer and a business woman.
Using her business as a vehicle, Elyse has a personal goal of inspiring 100,000 women and girls to live healthier through balanced fitness and nutrition.
Specialties: Health and fitness for women and girls; health/diet coaching; triathlon training for beginners, post-rehab and prehab training.