Trainers

 

All of our trainers are Nationally Certified, which means they’ve been trained in anatomy, physiology, and nutrition. They understand that no two bodies are alike and will work with you to get fit at the right pace.

 
 

Ty Mealey

Specializations
Fitness & Nutrition
Competition Preparation
Strength Training

Ty has a background in Mixed Martial Arts, with this he brings a high volume approach to his style of training. He graduated from Arizona State University with a bachelor's in Business Economics and a certificate in International Business. He has been actively a part of the fitness community since 2002. He has had great success with coaching fitness competitors. Since the establishment of Tytin Fitness in April of 2016 he has had 15 athletes take the stage and brought home 36 top 5 trophies.  He brings a determined, but encouraging energy to all his clients and classes.

Monique Machiz, B.S., ACE, FMS, ACE-FN

Specializations
Weight Loss
Competition Preparation
Kettlebells
Functional Training

Monique graduated from Whittier College in Whittier, California with a bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology and a minor in Chemistry and was inducted into the national honors society for Kinesiology. She has experience in both group and one-on-one training as well as coaching young female athletes in a team setting. Monique is passionate about training and is always eager to learn about new modalities of exercise as well as helping her clients stay motivated and adopt healthy lifestyles. Her training arsenal includes kettlebells, functional training, corrective exercise, weight loss and strength training and conditioning. she enjoys meeting new people, staying fit and playing with her dog.

Derek Arellano

Specializations
Functional Training
Fitness & Nutrition
Metabolic Conditioning
Weight Loss

As a kid Derek always dreamed of being an athlete, although the definition has changed slightly, the dream is still there. His ultimate goal is to be the best all around athlete he can be, using the human body to its full potential. He has hiked in and out of the south rim of the Grand Canyon with plans to go rim to rim in 2016. He enjoys hitting the trails in Northern Arizona and camping out of a backpack. He also enjoys golfing, calisthenics, yoga, hand balance, running, and a number of other activities all while keeping a 40-hour workweek. Derek has recently started to tailor his life to fit that goal by setting his sights on personal training, knowing that fitness is his true passion!

Andrew Valdez

Specializations
Senior Fitness
Sports Conditioning
Strength & Resistance Training

With a background in gymnastics, Andrew has a passion for applying his experience to helping you develop lean muscle and healthy joints.