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Gates Mills Fitness Core Values

          1.  Bring your best

         2.  Be professional​​

         3.  Have integrity, be honest and transparent​​

         4.  Have only "good" days and "great" days​​

         5.  Be "we" not "me"​​

         6.  Constantly learn and always improve​​

         7.  Have fun and have a sense of humor​​

         8. Strive for profitability​​

         9.  Exceed expectations​​

         10. Keep leading​​​​


Meet our staff

Joe Petrella - owner/trainer


Joe has been a certified personal trainer since 2009 and owner of GMF since 2012.  He believes in working hard and having fun.  Your workouts will never be boring.  


Dawna Natale - trainer


Dawna is an ACE certified personal trainer and loves to push her clients out of their comfort zones. She grew up in Canton, OH where she graduated from Walsh University with a B.S. in Chemistry. She developed her love for fitness and discipline from playing soccer starting when she was 6 years old all the way through college. 


Bronson Rotaru - trainer

When Bronson graduated the National Personal Training Institute, his education didn't stop there.  He is determined to learn and perfect his craft everyday.

Brianna Halloran

Move, move, move.....  Brianna will get you moving for 60 minutes and you will have so much fun that you didn't even realize the work that you put in.  Definitely a one of kind trainer.

Rene Lawrence - trainer


Rene is a high energy trainer who is constantly pushing her clients to acheive greater results.  She has been a certified trainer since 2006 and she is a college soccer coach for Lake Erie College. Rene uses her skills from coaching her athletes to motivate and inspire. Recently, Rene became a certified yoga instructer. 


Kristin Dalakas - Licensed Massage Therapist


Kristin has been a licensed massage therapist for over 10 years working independently with her clients.  She understands that every person has unique challenges and preferences, and prides herself in being able to hone into the needs of each individual.  



Keayra Holloway - Licensed Massage Therapist


Keayra believes in creating unique bodywork sessions tailored to the needs of the individual.  She is passionate about her work and is interested in helping people improve thier quality of life through knowledge and bodywork. 



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