Meet the Trainers


Learn About the Certified Personal Trainers at Ladies Super Fitness

Vanessa Carlson

Vanessa Carlson

Vanessa is the owner of LSF and has been passionate toward health and fitness since the time she was in high school. She grew up participating in numerous physical activities like track and field-pole vault, dance, and gymnastics.

At Temple University, she pursued her Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology with an emphasis on Physical Therapy. During her time at Temple University, Vanessa also got certified through AAAI and started teaching group exercise classes like Pilates, spin, strength and conditioning at various facilities, clubs, and gyms.

After completing her studies at Temple University, Vanessa began and completed her studies as a massage therapist at Massage Academy of the Poconos. Simultaneously, she worked full time as a Performance Coach for Coordinated Health-P.U.L.S.E.- in Bethlehem, PA too.

During her time as a performance coach, group exercise instructor, and massage therapist, Vanessa became more immersed and experienced working with a very diverse clientele and population. She worked with clients from all ages, levels, and backgrounds. 

She then, obtained her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from the University of Scranton in 2011, post to which she had worked in various settings like — acute, outpatient, skilled nursing and industrial areas. 

She had the opportunity to work with nutrition coach, Rick Kattouf. She trained herself with Rick for her first Physique Show-Figure- in 2013. Vanessa is certified as a Personal Trainer under NASM. 

Vanessa and her husband, Reidar Carlson, have been married for 5 years. They have been working together in the health and fitness business for 5 years now!

After owning a successful personal training circuit and kickboxing gym for 3 years, they hope to bring excitement, energy, education, and empowerment to the community of North Canton, OH.

Degrees and Certifications

  • Doctorate in Physical Therapy
  • B.S. in Kinesiology
  • Degree in Massage Therapy
  • NASM Certified Personal Trainer
  • CPR / AED Certified

Robinne Drabick

At a very young age, leading a healthy lifestyle became very important for Robinne. She grew up playing numerous sports like volleyball and basketball at the collegiate level. During this phase of her life, she learnt the importance of nutrition and physical training.

Robinne received her Bachelor's Degree in Business Management / Sports Management from Mount Vernon Nazarene University. Her past experiences include — working at the YMCA, coaching middle school basketball team, and 10 years of management in the sporting goods industry.

Robinne is married with 3 children. Though it becomes really tough sometimes, she works hard and strikes a fine balance between her family and career. She believes that finding time for yourself and your health is very important and by doing that, you set a great example for your family.

The joy that comes from people as they reach their personal fitness goals keeps Robinne motivated always.

Degrees and Certifications

  • B.A. in Sports and Business Management
  • CPR / AED Certified
  • ISSA Certified
Robinne Drabick

Khara Dennison

Khara Dennison 

Khara Dennison pursued her Bachelor's Degree in Exercise Science from the Kent State University. She plans on pursuing a Master’s Degree in Occupational Therapy.

As a trainer at LSF for over a year, she has lost nearly 40 pounds! Her focus lies in educating and encouraging the members of LSF to lead a healthier life irrespective of their starting point. She enjoys watching as well as playing sports. Basketball is her favorite sport. 

Her patience, compassion and encouragement have helped her clients to feel empowered for change. She thrives hard to enjoy the rewarding feeling that comes from motivating people to reach their highest potential in order to achieve their fitness goals.

Degrees and Certifications

  • B.S. in Exercise Science
  • CPR / AED Certified
  • ACSM Certified

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