Join Our Team
Adaptively Abled Fitness relies on many peoples participation and support. Please join us in our initiative to promote functional fitness to people with disabilities. We are primarily supported by Adaptively Abled Amputees - a 501(c)3 non-profit.
Anna Klecha - Administrative
Anna is a recent amputee with a new passion for adaptive fitness and recreation. She has in-depth experience in research and educational settings.
Michael Frank is a certified NASM fitness trainer who combines both strength and mobility into his training. He believes living a sustainable life through fitness is key to health and longevity. His unique integration of animal flow and strength training benefits his clients to shed the weight, gain range of motion, and create a fun, healthy attitude to fitness.
Nicole Considine - Personal Trainer. Nicole is a CrossFit Level 2 trainer at Graviton CrossFit and Commonwealth CrossFit. She is a former division 1 athlete, has her Masters in exercise science and is certified to work with adaptive athletes through CrossFit. Her biggest passion is providing support through sport.
Amanda J. Fisher - Photography
Amanda Fisher is an fine art and portrait photographer based in Boston, Massachusetts.When She is not creating images, she loves exploring the woods and trails of New England.
Peter Connell is a Strength Trainer at the Quincy, MA, YMCA. An Amputee Peer Visitor and Adaptive Ski Instructor. He has trained 100 Veterans over five years at the Brockton VA. Awards: Life Time Achievement Award from NEHSA, Tony Santilli Founders Award, and Boston Celtics Heroes Among Us Award
Ash Sze - Volunteer
Ash is a first year at Tufts majoring in biomedical engineering. He has always done volunteer work in High School so he is excited to have the opportunity to work with Adaptively Abled Amputees!
Erinne Brown brings her experience in healthcare along with a passion for fitness to the Adaptively Abled group. She has a Master’s Degree in Occupational Therapy, and enjoys CrossFit, hiking, kayaking, recreational cycling, and anything with animals. Erinne lives in Merrimack NH.
Caitlyn Burkhardt is a seasoned bodyworker and licensed Physical Therapist's Assistant. Her training in neuromuscular therapy, cupping, and sports nutrition, paired with natural intuition and empathy truly gives her clients an eclectic, thorough, and thoughtful experience. She works in Charlestown, MA.
Lena Hedayat - Trainer
Lena is a PhD Physical Therapy student at MGH in Boston.
Lloyd Hawthorn is full-time yoga instructor. He is passionate about creative sequencing, movement, handstands and arm balances, his focus is the integration of the fundamental nature of knowledge, reality and existence to create a space to deepen the inner connection for all. Lloyd lives in Boston, MA.
Mitch Hutteman is a graduate student at Babson College, and works at TB12 Sports on Boylston Street in Boston. His passion is in health, wellness, and human performance, which is why he does CrossFit everyday, and spreads the word on sustainable health practices that can improve individual’s lives.