Pete Mattis is a formally trained architect who practiced in Philadelphia and NYC for 10 years. During, and after leaving architecture, he’s logged thousands of hours of formal training in yoga, corrective exercise, structural body work, and meditation—studying with some of the world’s leading masters.
With over 20 years of practice and experience, he’s helped thousands of people nationwide and internationally. His ZAKTi Practitioner Training Program has trained and mentored several practitioners who have successfully opened their own private training studios.
Alex is a NASM Certified Personal Trainer and martial artist with over 15 years experience with Korean Tang Soo Do, Wu Tan Kung Fu, and Guided Chaos giving him unique perspective in fitness & movement. Alex is constantly seeking and exploring abstract principles of intelligent body movement and ultimately attempting to bring flow, grace and style in a modern fitness environment.
Ashley stands in many roles, including wellness chef and fitness professional. After leaving NYC and corporate America, she pursued her love for building healthy lifestyles through nutritional cleansing, yoga & fitness, and as co-founder of a plant-based food experience company, Namaste Nourish. At ZAKTi, Ashley takes a new approach to a fitness routine, working on inward and outward strength, reconnecting with your foundations, and finding freedom in your movement so that you can believe and feel unstoppable in all that you want to do.
Camille is a one of those great trainers who simply hates sitting for too long. She’s also a talented designer and artist who loves a good music festival, drawing on walls, and saying "yes" simply for the story.
To be honest, Chance isn’t the best trainer, preferring morning/afternoon/evening naps and eating whatever food falls on the floor. You’ll most likely find him guarding 4th Street or encroaching on your mat during a session.
Conor has balanced expertise in functional exercise, corrective exercise, sports training, weight loss, strength training, body building, and total body fitness. He has an MBA from Loyola University and his training certification is from the National Academy of Sports Medicine. Using his extensive, diverse education, and infectious energy for life, Conor delivers exceptional results. He's also a pre-med at Jefferson, so yeah, there's that too.