Marie DeRosa's strong foundation with physical activity began with 18 years of dance practice. She then went on to get her Bachelor of Science degree from Illinois State University in Exercise Science. Marie has been teaching group exercise and personal training for ten years. Most recently, she was managing gyms in the field of Corporate Fitness and Wellness. Currently, Marie is the Thrive Program Manager at Evanston Athletic Club. She loves helping people reach their goals, whether it be members, clients or her fellow team. When not at the gym, Marie can be found either catching live music, cooking and or reading.