Our mission at 1822 Fitness is to provide and deliver an extraordinary training experience with passion, commitment, and excellence in all areas of training: physically, mentally, spiritually, and emotionally, to all our valued clients. We'd love to meet you and get to know what your fitness goals are.
Owner & Lead Certified Personal Trainer
Joel Molina is a certified physical preparation specialist and the founder of 1822 Fitness. He has bachelors degree in Physical Education with specialization in Sport Conditioning from the University of Puerto Rico-Mayagüez. He is currently enrolled at A.T. Still University pursuing a masters degree in Science of Kinesiology with specialization in Sport Conditioning, Corrective Exercise and Orthopedic Rehabilitation. He has over 18 years of experience in the fitness industry with multiple certifications and workshops from different organizations in the industry such as ISAK, IFA, CPPS, IYCA, BFS and NSCA. He is a former HS and College baseball coach with a short professional career as a player. He is married to his highly school sweetheart and has two beautiful daughters. He is passionate about serving and helping people reach their fitness goals.
Brianna is a NASM CPT, and NCI NC (Nutrition Coach). She graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from Columbia University. Her background is in classical dance and yoga, and she specializes in cognitive behavioral coaching, nutrition, and performance training.
Gabriel Alfonzo has been part of the 1822 Fitness team going on for 4 years now. He is a COTA & South University graduate as well as CPPS and IFA certified. He specializes in training kids with special needs. He has a heart for people & it gives him great joy helping others succeed in their goals & become the best versions of themselves.
"I’d like to get to meet you & be able to give you the 1822 Fitness experience! I love what I do here and want to continue the mission that we have here at 1822 which in conclusion is to change & impact lives." - Gabriel