Eastern Mass Adventure Boot Camp - Staff
S h a n n o n
B a r b a t o
O w n e r / P r o g r a
m D i r e c t o r / H e a d C o a c h
Shannon Barbato is the owner and Head Trainer of Eastern MA Adventure Boot Camp
for women and creator of Fight 4 Fitness SM. Shannon has found her
passion in helping others to be all they can be. She has 18 years of experience as a
licensed hairstylist, and over 10 years in the health and fitness industry. Shannon
has come to realize that her love for people is unequivocal, and to help them feel
extraordinary inside and out is truly her life mission.
Shannon is a NESTA (National Exercise and Sports Trainer
Association) Certified Adventure Boot Camp Trainer and certified Personal
Trainer. She also holds group fitness certifications through Body
Training Systems which include: Group Kick (kickboxing) and Group
Power (strength and conditioning). She has led thousands of group style
events, and personally guided hundreds of people towards reaching their full
potential. In addition, Shannon has developed and managed the group training
department for a leading Health club.
An enormous part of
Shannon's strength and passion lies within her Certification as a nationally
recognized Tae Bo® instructor. Shannon has earned her
black belt in Tae Bo® Kwon- a form of Tae Kwon Do, and currently pursuing her 2nd
strives to empower people to see their full potential, and firmly believes
that: "If you think you can, you can".
Shannon believes strongly in continued education. "You can
never know too much" she states.
She has earned a Punk Rope Instructor Certification (Advanced
jump rope drills) and completed training in the Art of Strength- Kettle Bell
training. She is also certified through the American Safety council and
American College of Emergency Physicians in and the Red Cross in CPR and
automated external defibrillation (AED).
Shannon's contagious positive energy and sense
of humor will be all you need to succeed during this 4 week ultimate out of
gym experience. She has designed a unique program to help you obtain
strength, flexibility, weight loss and cardiovascular fitness, while creating
an environment that should bring you confidence, peace, motivation and not to
mention friendships that should last a lifetime! Shannon now welcomes women of ALL
ages and fitness levels to join Eastern Massachusetts Adventure Boot Camp. It
should be a life changing experience that you don't want to miss.
Shannon Barbato in a recent photo with Billy Blanks during the
2/08 Re-Cert. Camp. Billy is the Creator of Tae Bo®, a World
Champion in Karate and has an 8th degree black belt in Tae Kwon Do.
K e l l y
C u t i l l o
Kelly Cutillo graduated in 1989 from Northeastern University with a
Bachelors Degree of Science in nursing. She is married with 3 beautiful
children who inspire her every day. Kelly has always had a special love for
coaching and teaching. She found a special passion for working with children,
and spent many years in Boston while working on a Pediatric Surgical floor.
She learned a great deal while working with kids, and loved soaking up their energy and love for life.
A s s i s t a n t C o a c h
Kelly was a CPR instructor for a number of years, and currently works part time as a
Nurse trainer with an insulin Pump company. Her duties include placing children and
adults with diabetes on insulin pumps, while training their families, and teachers.
Kelly coaches youth sports (Girls Soccer and Basketball), and coaches the "running club"
for the Foxboro against Diabetes race each year.
Kelly joined Adventure Boot camp as a participant in June 07 and became hooked!
"I felt I was in a slump with my workouts, and needed to be pushed. It was the best decision
I ever made, and I feel stronger, healthier and more confident than I have in years" Kelly replies.
The positive reinforcement, the team atmosphere, and the enthusiastic workouts that Shannon and her
Boot camp program offer are something I feel passionate about being involved with.
Kelly spent a year training under Shannon to become an
Assistant Boot Camp coach. She shares the same motivation,
passion and love for the program. Kelly is an AFAA certified Personal
Trainer, and NESTA Certified Adventure Boot Camp Assistant
Trainer. She is CPR/ AED certified with the American Red Cross
and is currently pursuing an AFFA certification in Kickboxing.
Kelly is looking forward to continuing her training and education in fitness, and very
excited to help guide you toward the next level!!
Dr. John Spencer Ellis
Each week, over one million people around the world enjoy a
fitness program created by John Spencer Ellis. His fitness programs
are implemented in the top resorts, spas and health clubs. John is
the President of NESTA (National Exercise & Sports Trainers
Association) and the Spencer Institute for Life Coaching. These two
professional associations have 45,000 members in 30 countries. John
is on the Advisory Boards of the National Health, Wellness and
Prevention Congress, Exercise TV, Conference for Healthy Living,
Irvine Valley College, Get America Fit Foundation, and is a Fellow
of the National Board of Fitness Examiners. He is the author of"How
Badly Do You Want It? - Your Ultimate Guide to Optimal Fitness," and
a contributor to "Power of Champions." He created Adventure Boot
Camp, the largest fitness boot camp program in the world. His
signature series of outdoor fitness equipment is used in communities
worldwide. John has been featured or quoted in every major fitness
publication, and held the post of Fitness Editor for OC Flair
magazine. John has been featured on NBC, CBS, PBS, SPIKE, ESPN &
Bravo. He serves as an on-air expert for Life & Leisure
Television and Health Journal Television with General Norman
Schwarzkopf. He is the producer and host of The OC Body on The
Healthy Living Channel. John is a Nautilus sponsored athlete and
stars in the workout DVDs Playground Boot Camp™ & Kung-Fu
Fitness™. John created the fitness program used by the U.S. Secret
Service and he consults the UFC (Ultimate Fighting
John has been continuing his professional education since 1987,
and holds bachelors degrees in business and health science, an MBA,
and a doctorate in education. He is currently completing a second
doctorate in naturopathy. He has fifteen certifications including
massage therapy, plyometrics, self-defense, fitness kick boxing,
fitness boxing, water fitness, exercise rehabilitation, golf
conditioning, Pilates, personal training, clinical hypnotherapy,
sports hypnosis, PACE circuit training and yoga. He holds a 2nd
degree black belt in kung-fu, has completed the Ironman triathlon,
and finished 5th at the U.S. National Biathlon Championships. His
medical training includes a license in radiological technology, a
medical assisting certification, and training in McKenzie
rehabilitation. John was nominated for the California Community
College Distinguished Alumni Award.