Albany Area YMCA

Meet our Instructors










Al Seely
Al is a certified Spin Instructor at the Central Facility.









Andrea Dozier
Andrea is a certified Group Cycling instructor.









Anita Maxfield
Anita is a certified Spin® Instructor at the Lee Branch.









Cathy Ashberry
Cathy is a certified Pound and Mossa instructor as well as a certified Group Exercise Instructor.








Dan Gillan
Dan serves as President and CEO of the Albany Area YMCA . Dan teaches the AM Boot Camp class and is a Certified Personal Trainer.







Julie Michas
Julie is a certified Personal Trainer who teaches the following group fitness classes at the YMCA: Step, Sculpt, and Zumba® In addition to her Personal Training certification, she is also a certifiied Tabata Bootcamp Coach.









Leslie Burkett
Leslie is a certified instructor at both the Albany and Lee facilities and teaches SilverSneakers®








Marcole London
Marcole is a certified Group Exercise and Mossa instructor, and also teachers water aerobics and senior fitness.









Nicole Mallory
Nicole is a certified Zumba and Group Cycling instructor.









Nichole Ranew
Nichole is a certified Group Cycling instructor, and also serves a substitute Boot Camp instructor.







Sam McCormick
Sam serves as Health & Wellness Director at the Y.  She is a Certified Personal Trainer and teaches a variety of group fitness classes at the Central Facility and Lee Branch, including Spin® , SilverSneakers®, Strong by Zumba® , and Water Aerobics. 









Susie Wynn
Susie teaches Core Strength at our Lee Branch.








Vicky Leister
Vicky is a certified instructor at the Albany Area YMCA. She is certified as a group fitness instructor and is licensed to teach all levels of Zumba®.