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Our Team

GrowFit has a robust 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.

Athena Herrera

PE Teacher. Fitness expert extraordinaire. Panda lover. Mixed Martial Artist. Overall lover of anything active.

Athena Herrera is an incredible physical education teacher and coach with GrowFit. Athena has been working with children for 13 years and graduated from SJSU with her bachelors in Kinesiology. Along the way she received 10 childhood education credits. Athena has 4 years of experience teaching adaptive physical education, working along side behavioral, occupational, and physical therapists to make sure every child can enjoy P.E. classes. Athena is certified in CPR/First Aid & AED, Concussion (CDC), Bully Prevention Training (NAYS), and Safe Coaching for Youth (Keenan).

FUN FACTS ABOUT ATHENA HERRERA

Where are you from?

Sunnyvale, California

Where did you go to school?

Fremont High School

If you could be any animal, what would you be?

Panda

What’s the last book you read?

The Blind Assassin by Margaret Atwood

What are you passionate about?

Mixed Martial Arts

What’s your favorite movie?

Ratatouille

What’s the craziest game you’ve ever played?

Hide and Seek in a dark building

Who would you like to swap places with for a day?

Captain Marvel

What’s a secret talent no one knows anything about?

I’m an excellent doodler.

If you were a crayon, what color would you be?

Peach

Our team is experienced, well-trained, and works with each individual child on a one-on-one basis.

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