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. Learn more:
Sheri Colosimo, Leadership + Personal Development Coach
March 2013- Present
As a business and personal development 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 create and execute a plan to impact company growth through strategic hiring, employee mentorship, ongoing continued education and authentic customer engagement.
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
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
Human Design Coach
Reiki Level 1 + 2 Practitioner
Core Power Yoga: 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
Co-Founder of the Academy for Wellness Professionals
Co-Founder of Más Bliss Retreats
Creator of Strong as a Mother Summit
Creator of Strength + Surrender Teacher Training
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