IDEA Health & Fitness Experts

IDEA partners with over 400 of the most respected fitness experts in the world. Find out more about them here.
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Abbie Appel

Abbie Appel is an international fitness educator with 20 years experience in the fitness industry. In addition to being a motivational speaker and consultant for Resist-A-Ball® and the Pilates Institute of America, Abbie has designed workouts and... more

Valerie Applebaum, MPH, CHES

Valerie Applebaum, MPH, CHES, is a certified health education specialist with a master’s degree in public health from the University of South Carolina. She currently resides in Connecticut, where she is a health writer for a variety of trade and co... more

Elizabeth Applegate, PhD

Elizabeth Applegate, PhD, is a nationally renowned expert on nutrition and fitness and is a faculty member in the nutrition department at the University of California, Davis. She is the author of several books including, Nutrition Basics for Better H... more

Shirley Archer, JD, MA

Shirley Archer, JD, MA, was the 2008 IDEA Fitness Instructor of the Year and is IDEA's mind-body-spirit spokesperson. She is a certified yoga and Pilates teacher and an award-winning author based in Los Angeles, California, and Zurich, Switzerland. T... more

Gandalf Archer

Gandalf “G” Archer and his BODYJAM® team regularly work with international dance-fitness stars to ensure their choreography is cutting-edge with the latest dance and music trends. Archer’s extensive background in teaching and performance make ... more

Carol Argo

I share the joy of movement with others in order to feel and look their best. My movement passions are Nia, Yoga, Pilates and Water Fitness. These modalities keep my body and mind strong, flexible, agile and youthful. more