Healthy Living Program - Instructor Bio's

Keri Johnson - has been professionally involved in the health and wellness industry since 2000. She holds a degree in Applied Sciences and Integrated Health Care. Keri is also a licensed massage therapist and Registered Kripalu Yoga teacher. She has certifications in; Personal Training, CrossFit, Aromatherapy, life coaching, Stott Pilates, Tact Fit Commando, Shock Wave, TRX and Escape Functional Fitness. Her love for teaching group fitness shines through during her classes, where she applies her expertise, experience and sense of humor!

Kimberly Yan - was born and raised in the San Francisco Bay area. She explored dance briefly in her life, but has always been involved in fitness, health and sports. She has been teaching Barre fitness for 4 years and has enjoyed observing the progress of improvement in her clients as well seeing them lead healthier, more well balanced lives.

Cathryn Lucas - is a Fitness Professional for Cornell Wellness. Cathryn graduated from Purdue University with a double B.A. in Neuroscience and Human Movement, earned a M.Ed. from Bowling Green State University in Kinesiology with a concentration in Sport Psychology and is currently a PhD candidate at the University of Iowa in Health & Sport Studies and Gender & Sexuality Studies. Cathryn has been a personal trainer and group exercise instructor for nearly ten years, and along the way found their passion for creating accessible and approachable fitness programming that meets people’s individual needs no matter what those needs are. Cathryn has a certificate in Functional Aging from the Functional Aging Institute, and they are pursuing affiliation as a Fit2point0 Professional with the Body Positive Fitness Alliance. Cathryn believes in the socio-cultural power of fitness and movement, and they have dedicated their work to creating intentional communities and inclusive fitness practices. 

Daniel Kwiatkowski- has been a yoga practitioner for over a decade. He received his 200 hour yoga teacher’s training from Mighty Yoga in Ithaca, NY, as well as a certificate for teaching restorative yoga at Yoga Farm in Lansing, NY. Daniel loves that yoga has the ability to bring an awareness to our bodies, the way they move and how everything is connected. Having spent most of his life immersed in yoga/meditation, weight lifting, muay thai and boxing, Daniel incorporates lessons learned from these different physical activities to balance movement with strength and flexibility. Daniel also loves the study of world religions and philosophies. Hoping to transmit some of those messages of unity and peace whenever possible.

Priscilla Hummel - is a trained dancer, martial artist, and nationally certified group exercise instructor who has been teaching group fitness classes since 2010. Priscilla began teaching at Cornell for the Healthy Living Program, PE Department, and Cornell Fitness Centers in 2017. She teaches a variety of cardio and strength formats, including Fit Trifecta, Cardio Dance, Cardio Fuego, and Muscle Sculpt. She is also a certified spinning instructor, a licensed Les Mills BodyPump instructor and advanced BodyCombat instructor. She brings plenty of high energy, positivity, and humor into her workouts. Her goal is to cultivate an uplifting, engaging community for all of her participants and empower them to feel better than they did when they walked into class.