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Our Team

GrowFit has an experienced team of professionals ranging from child development psychologists to kinesiologists. Our team is experienced, well-trained, and works with each individual child on a one-on-one basis.

From our executive staff to camp operations, we have you and your child’s needs covered. We work hard in all areas to espouse our company values and to help meet your kiddo’s expectations.

Russ Nuffer
Co-Founder • Chief Executive Officer

Amanda Perkins
Director of Marketing


Ashley Schildwachter
Director of Partnerships

Bernie Castro
Lead P.E. Teacher & Camp Manager, Redwood City

Athena Herrera
P.E. Teacher (Special Education) & Coach

Izne Batool
Camp Manager, Walnut Creek

Sara Patz
Camp Manager, San Jose

Nicole Brown
Camp Manager, San Ramon

Tionne Graves-Brown
Camp Manager, Rancho Cordova