Sharon Rashidi, Owner/Fitness Director
Sharon is a graduate of California State University Northridge and has a Bachelor of Science degree in Health Education. She is a nationally certified fitness leader, certified through International Fitness Trainers of America. Sharon also is a Nationally Certified Personal Trainer.
Sharon has been a dedicated health professional for more than 24 years and has been a professional fitness leader for the past 19 years. In addition, she is certified to teach Turbo Kick®, Zumba® Fitness, Pilates, Resist-A-Ball C.O.R.E, Medicine Ball, Step, Boot-Camp, High-Low Cardio Training, Yoga, Tabata, Kettle-Bell, R.I.P.P.E.D®, and Drums Alive! ®.
Dedicated wife and mother of three, Sharon’s favorite quote:
“Fitness – If it came in a bottle, everybody would have a great body.” – Cher
Jennifer Brenes – Gym Supervisor
“Fitness has turned my life around! I have lost over 40lbs and still going strong. I am eager to help people achieve their goals and keep a healthy lifestyle.”
Jennifer is bilingual with more than 10 years of customer service experience. Jennifer participates in many classes that are offered at Perfect Workout Gym. She is always available to answer any questions you might have concerning the classes.
Debbie Gautreau – Front Desk/Child Watch
Debbie is a loving caregiver dedicated to her husband, Thomas, and their three children. She has 20 plus years of experience in Childcare Development and loves working with those that enjoy being fit and healthy. Her hobbies include cooking, eating healthy, and relaxing at the beach.
Rashad Turner – Front Desk
Rashad is a recent graduate of Bandys High School. He is a hard worker who has been involved in the fitness environment since a young age. Rashad’s hobbies include playing basketball, softball, and anything involving cars.
Donovan Hopper – Front Desk – Team Lead
Donovan is a recent graduate of Western Carolina University and received his Bachelor of Science degree in Entrepreneurship with a minor in Coaching. Donovan has a huge passion for fitness and has been a Certified Personal Trainer for 4 years. He loves to motivate people and always welcomes everyone with a smile.
“I CAN. I WILL. I MUST” -Eric Thomas
Andrew Teague – Front Desk
Andrew is currently attending CVCC and is pursuing an associate’s degree in welding. In his spare time he likes doing art and working on his truck. Andrew is a very patient and a kind person who will greet you with a smile at the front desk.
Courtney Dickerson – Child Watch
Courtney is passionate about enriching children's lives by providing an environment for them to learn and grow. She has more than 6 years of childcare experience from working as a preschool teacher and a private nanny for a family that she was dedicated to for several years. Courtney is certified in various areas in childcare by the state of North Carolina. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her husband, her playful pup Luna and being a caregiver for her grandmother. Courtney's hobbies include spending time outdoors, enjoying music and spending time with her family and friends.
Kinson Kirk– Child Watch
Kinson is currently a junior at Newton-Conover High School. She is a varsity cheerleader and a sister to 5 brothers! Working with kids makes her laugh, and smile. After she graduates, Kinson plans on getting a degree in elementary education at Appalachian State University.
Melissa Rivera – Front Desk
Melissa is currently a student with Forbes school of business & technology and is pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in real estate. She is bilingual with over 4 years of customer service experience. Outside of work she enjoys working out daily and spending time with her daughters.
Eric Ortega – Front Desk
Eric is a current Lenoir-Rhyne University nursing student and a graduate of Maiden High school. He has a passion for fitness as he has been working out for 2 years. He enjoys spending time with friends, music, soccer, and helping others.
Ginger (01/14/2006-04/01/2022) – Mascot
Ginger was Perfect Workout Gym’s Mascot and loyal door greeter. She was a Certified Therapy dog and was always around to give you a little extra motivation for your workout.