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Sheri has contributed to the growth of several major wellness and education brands in various markets with her years of business operations experience and ability to create and execute strategic plans that positively influenced the customer experience and company culture. She has created and facilitated her own programs to support clients with training and inspiring their team to bring company mission to life and empower them to understand their core values and utilize their natural strengths to do meaningful work. 

Sheri Colosimo, Leadership + Personal Development Coach

March 2013- Present  


As a coach, I provide one-on-one mentorship to improve my client’s capacity to focus, learn, and innovate.  I utilize my 20+ years in the fitness, wellness and education industries to provide clear guidance on operations, the customer experience, effective communication and company culture. Together we capture the big picture and create an inspired step by step plan for achievable action.

As an educator, I analyze industry needs and then design and deliver impactful training and development courses. I lean into my strengths of creative writing and connection to produce courses that inspire action and trust in one’s ability to learn and thrive.

Academy for Wellness Professionals, Co-Founder

February 2020- Present


As the co-founder of the AWP, I provide education and resources for fitness instructors, yoga instructors, studio owners and other wellness professionals. I am dedicated to elevating the wellness industry by creating impactful continuing education opportunities, providing insightful conversation with industry experts and offering support to create a fulfilling, successful and sustainable business.

Yoga Six, Regional Manager Major Markets

May 2015- May 2016


As a Regional Manager at Yoga Six, I was responsible for the growth and development of all studios in my territory. My success was tied to the operational and financial performance of each location as well as the professional growth of my team. Each studio manager reported directly to me and I worked closely with the Regional Yoga Programming Manager to ensure that our yoga offering and operational experience blend well in every studio. 


CorePower Yoga, Senior Regional Manager 

March 2004- March 2013


As a Senior Manager for the San Diego, Chicago + Denver markets, I was responsible for supporting continued revenue growth for the ten studios that I oversaw. This included meeting quarterly and annual revenue targets of $10 million + for the geographical area.


In addition, I created strategic timelines and tactical plans to guide the team’s success in meeting an annual program goal of $1 million+. Outside of operations support, I served as the national program lead for Level 2 Advanced Teacher Training and co-created three other national programs: Yogi Training, BootCamp and Live Lean. For each of these programs, I was accountable nationally for content creation, program facilitation, staff training and financial growth.


Various Studios, Fitness + Yoga Instructor

March 2001-Present


As a wellness instructor, I educate students how care for themselves physically, mentally and emotionally. I excel at connection and have a natural ability to create safe, effective and meaningful class experiences. I have led students in studios, corporate settings, schools and festivals.


I have extended my interest and ability beyond the classroom experience and offer workshops, teacher trainings and retreats both nationally + internationally.



Bachelor of Education, University of Dayton 

Exercise Science + Fitness Management  

Certifications + Key Trainings  

  • Dare to Lead™ Certified Facilitator (in progress)

  • Human Design Coach  

  • Yoga Medicine Trauma Yoga Trained Teacher (in progress)

  • Reiki Level 1 + 2 Practitioner

  • Yoga Alliance 200-hour Yoga Teacher (Vinyasa, Hot Power Fusion, Hot Yoga, Yoga Sculpt, Yoga Pilates + Core Restore)

  • American Council on Exercise Group Fitness Instructor + Personal Trainer 

  • MindBody University Coach

  • PhysicalMind Institute Pilates Training: Matwork, Original Apparatus + Standing Pilates 

  • Oh Baby Fitness Pre + Post Natal Instructor 

  • Heart Zones Blue Jersey Group Cycling Instructor 

  • Yoga Fit Level 1 + 2 Instructor  




  • Yoga Journal Instructor: Colorado + San Diego Conference 

  • Wanderlust Instructor: Lake Tahoe + Copper Mountain Festivals

  • CorePower Yoga Hot Power Fusion DVD Instructor

  • CorePower Yoga on Demand Instructor 


  • One Love Movement, Board Member, Director 

  • 5% of all revenue from trainings, workshops + retreats is donated to causes that improve the health of children,

      pregnant mothers, and families in low income communities. 


Continuing Education

  • Brene Brown Brave Leaders Course

  • Simon Sinek Start With Why Course

  • Simon Sinek Branding to Make your Business Invincible

      and much more!