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At Shape Me Group Fitness, we offer a variety of class offerings Monday through Saturday, with quality instructors who specialize in aerobics, dance, conditioning and meditation. Our instructors are certified in Zumba Fitness (Gold, Toning, Circuit, Core & Zumbatomic), Yoga (Vinyasa & Sculpt), Turbo Kick, Pilates Mat, and other Group Fitness.
Meet our team of instructors!
At Shape Me Group Fitness, we offer a variety of class offerings Monday through Saturday, with quality instructors who specialize in aerobics, dance, conditioning and meditation. Our instructors are certified in Zumba Fitness (Gold, Toning, Circuit, Core & Zumbatomic), Yoga (Vinyasa & Sculpt), Turbo Kick, Pilates Mat, and other Group Fitness.
Meet our team of instructors!
Ritzelda "Ritzy" Anderson the founder, President and Chief Creative Officer is a top Zumba, Zumba Gold, Zumba Sentao, Zumba Toning, Zumba Core,Turbo Kick, Hip Hop Hustle, Latin Hip Hop, Zumbatomic and other fitness routine instructor. Ritzy, is from the Philippines where she was a Midwifery-nurse. Shape Me excels because of Ritz’s creative style, motivation, hardworking and fun pack approach to delivering fitness. Shape Me has been able to attract this talent. Ritzy loves to dance. Gary Anderson is an avid fitness follower, ex-marathon runner and Yoga Sculpt instructor. Mr. Anderson’s expertise is in the formation of businesses. He is a successful serial entrepreneur and start up founder, and has build business’s in the technology, video marketing, real-estate and now the fitness industry. Companies that Mr. Anderson has started include start ups’ to NASDAQ companies with over $500 Million in market capitalization.
Tommy "T-Bone" Tran is certified in Basic Zumba and Zumbatomic since 2011. Originally from Germany, he started dancing as a kid to urban, pop, euro, breakdance, liquid and funk with a dash of ballet. He graduated in 2003 with an Associate's degree in Communication of Multimedia Design at Brown College. His motto in life is that kindness is invincible, and he enjoys sharing it by helping change lives through Zumba and other good works. Kirsten Harstad is a Zumba fitness instructor but services on the board of directors. Kirsten has been involved with numerous family owed businesses and is primary involved with strategy.
Genn Merrell is a certified Zumba instructor since 2011. Originally from the Philippines, she came to the U.S. eight years ago. Gifted with a voice, she sings at her church or does Karaoke with her son and records songs in her basement. She has been singing and dancing for over fifteen years. When not teaching or singing, she enjoys movies or fishing and walks in faith with a motto in life to keep on smiling because that will create happiness for everyone. Diane Allie is a member of Shape Me and administrative assistant Diane has been an avid fitness buff for many years and has worked at several Curves locations
"Chi" Johnson is the Tai Chi instructor at Shape Me. As if it were his fate, he earned the nickname "Chi" in 6th grade years before hearing about Tai Chi. He began formal study of Tai Chi in 2005, and maintains a personal practice, along with qigong and yoga. When not teaching, he enjoys writing and playing music. A native to Hopkins MN, he graduated from the U of M with a BA in Philosophy. One of his favorite quotes is: "Don't be afraid to be a Beginner; You'll only be there once." - Kathryn Budig. Ali Zumbally Cameron was one of the original Shape Me Zumba Toning instructors, however, got a great new job in California and is now lives in Monterey, Calf. She is certified in Zumba, Zumba Gold, Zumba Sentao, Zumba Toning. Since leaving Shape Me Ali has stayed active in website work, strategy and marketing on a remote basis. She is Annual Fund Manager at Monterey Institute of International Studies
Jon "Scooby" Ransom is a dynamic Zumba instructor that puts on a fun packed session. Scooby originates from Chili and is is currently attending Metro University and studying communication and plans on going into marketing.  
Angie Brooks Baker is a certified Zumba instructor since 2011. Though she was born and raised in Minneapolis, she attributes her love for Zumba and music to her Jamaican roots. When she is not teaching, she enjoys spending time and traveling with her husband and three kids, or working with her church as a youth group leader and on the worship team. In her career, she has been a registered nurse for 18 years, working in ICU, the ER, Trauma and Recovery Room. Currently she is in the Pulmonary Department.  
Mary Rumba A Zumba and Zumba Sentao instructor. Mary and her husband have been very involved with numerous business and catering to the Latin audience.  
Michelle Wermager is Mat Pilates, Yoga, and TRX instructors. She enjoys teaching people how to improve their posture, mobility, flexibility and strength. She also strives to teach people to incorporate pilates and yoga into their everyday lives, and to empower her clients to take control of their physical selves. She loves to spend time with her two children and they recently took up cross country skiing together. In the summer she loves to swim, hike and enjoy any activity outdoors. Michelle continues her education to keep up with the latest information and is currently enrolled in school studying nutrition.  
Barb Dupay is an trained Yoga instructor and has been teaching Vinyasa flow yoga or over 10 years. Barbs training comes from the Les Mills Yoga training and Barb is also a nurse.  
Laura Mueller is a certified Zumba instructor since 2011 and has been teaching since Feb '12 with Minneapolis Community Education and began teaching Zumba Gold Jan '13. She went to UW-Madison to study Spanish language, and has spent time in Spain and Guatemala. She speaks Spanish and worked for three years as an Associate Educator in Spanish within MPS. Currently, she is pursuing a degree in Physical Therapy. When she is not teaching or studying, Laura enjoys spending time with family and friends, or taking salsa or African dance lessons, rollerblading, or biking during summer.  
Emily Barton has always been interested in fitness and found Yoga Sculpt after looking for an indoor workout during the cold Minnesota winter months. She was amazed at how relaxed, recharged and balanced she felt after an intense yoga workout. In addition to working full time for a nonprofit, Emily completed her Yoga Sculpt certification from Corepower Yoga in 2013. She sees teaching yoga as the perfect place for her to be herself and guide others on their yoga journeys too.