Amy Chacharone, has been teaching Zumba Fitness, LCC since April 2008. Since then, she has taken all of the speciality trainings, Basic 2, Gold, Toning, Zumbatomic (kids), Aqua and Sentao, that Zumba, LCC, offers. In addition she holds group exercise certification with AFAA, Les Mills Body Pump certification, is a certified R.I.P.P.E.D.(r) instructor, is a member of AEA (Aquatics Exercise Association) and IDEA and is CPR/AED certified with the American Heart Association.
Her Zumba (r) Fitness highlights have been meeting and dancing with Zumba (r) Fitness founder, Beto Perez and internationally known ZES, Tanya Beardsley and most recently traveling to the Riviera Maya in Mexico to teach Zumba (r) Fitness at an all-inclusive resort. She has also attended the last three Zumba Fitness Instructor conventions in Orlando, Florida.
Prior to teaching fitness classes, Amy taught high school Spanish for six years. While loving every minute of it, her career was put on hold to raise her three children. While always a fitness enthusiast, it was during this time that she found and fell in love with Zumba Fitness, LLC.
She teaches classes at several area gyms, works in preschools and after school programs, corporate facilities and decided to make a go of it subletting space in Worcester, MA.