Paul Goldenberger (Owner) grew up in North Bend, Washington spending much of his free time in the surrounding mountains hiking, mountain biking, snowboarding and more. After graduating from Mount Si High School, Paul joined the U.S. Coast Guard and became a Helicopter Rescue Swimmer (Aviation Survival Technician). After seven years of service, he decided to pursue his love for fitness and adventure in the private sector. Upon his honorable separation, Paul returned home to Washington and began working as a Personal Trainer and Group Exercise Instructor while going to school. In June of 2013, Paul graduated from Bastyr University with a Bachelor’s degree in ‘Nutrition and Exercise Science’. Paul is a Certified Personal Trainer with the American Council on Exercise and has over ten years of experience in the health and fitness field.
Kim Goldenberger (Owner) grew up in Issaquah, WA. She started her fitness journey as a runner but quickly fell in love with all sorts of physical conditioning and outdoor adventures. Kim’s passion for health and fitness led her to Bastyr University. In June of 2014, she graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in ‘Nutrition and Exercise Science’. Kim is a Certified Personal Trainer through the National Strength and Conditioning Association with over 7 years of experience in the health and fitness field. She also has a specialized background in marathon running which earned her 2nd place in the Seattle Rock ‘n’ Roll Marathon in 2010.
Michelle Laylan was born and raised in Issaquah, WA, where she developed a love for movement through competitive dance and cheerleading. While attending college at the University of Hawaii, she started to crave a different kind of movement and turned to Yoga to fill the void. Practicing since 2011 and certified in 2015, she has taught over 1000 classes. While mostly teaching Vinyasa yoga, Michelle is also versed in restorative, power, and fit-flow. She is a firm believer in the magic that Yoga can bring you through the connection of mind, body, and breath and can’t wait to meet you and empower you with tools to make your day the very best it can be.