Fitness Staff
Fitness Staff

Kevin Weston

Kevin is currently the Director of Fitness at the Entrada Sports and Fitness Center. Kevin received his Master’s degree in Applied Exercise Science from Concordia University Chicago and his bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science with a business minor from Brigham Young University. He is a certified Exercise Physiologist from the American College of Sports Medicine and has additional certifications from the National Academy of Sports Medicine, the American Council on Exercise and is a certified balance and mobility instructor. He has worked professionally in the fitness and preventative health industry since 2004. He specializes in functional exercise and sharing his passion for physical activity and improving lifestyle behaviors in the mid-to-older adult populations.

Ann Ray

Ann is currently a fitness instructor at the Entrada Sports and Fitness Center and has been a certified fitness professional for over 18 years.  Ann is an Evolutionary Fitness enthusiast and a Paleo Diet advocate. Ann especially enjoys all forms of exercise done in bare feet, whether it is yoga, dance, or Kettlebells; and loves hiking all over Southern Utah. She is ACSM CPT, ACE certified Fitness Instructor, Crossift Level 1, AEA, Nia Blue Belt, 200+ Hour Certified Yoga Instructor, Power Pilates and Physical Mind Institute Mat Certified, Power Pilates certified Apparatus instructor, and Johnny G certified Spinning instructor.

Ian White

Ian began his journey into Hatha Yoga at the age of 22 when he was experiencing major back and hip pain. After trying yoga, based on advice from his osteopath, the relief from the constant pain was amazing. Ian has studied many styles of yoga since 1989 and has been teaching Sivananda style since 1996. . Ian has led workshops all over the United States, Europe, South America, the Middle East and Japan as well as teaching at the Red Mountain Spa in Ivins, Utah.

Marium Kroft

Has over 30 years of experience as a fitness professional and is certified through IDEA. She has been an instructor here at Entrada Sports and Fitness Center since first opening in 2001. Marium is currently the Fitness Director at Green Valley Spa and teaches fitness classes through Dixie College Extension Center. Marium is a Power Pilates certified Mat and Apparatus Instructor and is available for private sessions. She specializes in body structure and nutrition counseling. Marium has vast experience in teaching all types of fitness classes including, aquacise, yoga, fitball, stretch and toning classes. Marium loves being outdoors with her husband and five children and grandchildren.

Sharon Read 

Has 25 years of experience in the fitness industry. Her areas of expertise are kickboxing and body pump classes. Sharon has been an instructor at Green Valley Spa and is currently an instructor and Assistant Fitness Director at Desert Palms Health and Racquet Club as well as teaching here at Entrada. Sharon is an AFFA certified fitness instructor and personal trainer. She is very active and loves to hike, bike and run!

Cindy Boyce

Cindy was born in Salt Lake City, Utah. She graduated from BYU with a BA in Dance and has taught dance and fitness for 31 years, being Certified ACE fitness Professional for 25 years. Classes taught in past years include: dance fitness, cardio, strength, circuit, core conditioning, Pilates, spin, yoga/stretch, Water fitness, TRX, Tabata Training, Bosu, ballet barre, Zumba, and Melt. Cindy moved to Santa Clara Utah 13 years ago, Teaching at Entrada, Red Mountain Resort and Sand Hollow Aquatic Center. Cindy has been married to her sweetheart Chad, for over 30 years and has 4 adorable grandchildren. Her hobbies include teaching Fitness and Dance, swimming, boating, spending time with husband and an amazing family!!

Megan Young

Megan has taught Tappercize at Entrada since 2011. She earned her BA in Dance from Brigham Young University. Megan has taught several genres of dance to all ages across the state and currently is an Adjunct Dance Instructor at DSU. You may have also seen her tappin Tuacahn's 2013 production of "Thoroughly Modern Millie". Come try out a Tappercize class! We have so much fun, we don't even realize we're exercising!

Alma Peraza-Hess

Alma is originally from Mexico City. She has lived in St. George since 2015, and loves it here! She is married with 5 children and 1 adorable dog! When she isn’t dancing, she can be found reading, teaching, and motivating. Outside of dance, Alma loves the study of Psychology and earned a Bachelors degree in Psychology then practiced in Mexico City. She now leads a Spanish Support Group at the Dove Center, as well as a parenting class. She is planning on getting her Master's degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling. Alma looks forward to making a fun and enjoyable experience for you, and helping you smile and feel the music! She is confident the Zumba rhythms will make you an expert in dancing in no time! 

Rob Davidson

Rob lives in St. George, UT. and is a recognized as one of the top players and instructors in pickleball. He is a full-time instructor and is one of the first instructors certified by the IPTPA.  Rob has won numerous tournaments as well as being a medalist in the US Open and USAPA National Championships. He is also a regular instructional writer for Pickleball Magazine.

Vickie Simmons

Vickie has been a certified Fitness Instructor since 2003. She graduated from Weber State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Lifestyle Management with an emphasis on Fitness and Health. Vickie has four young kids that keep her very busy. When she’s not spending time with her family she can be found running, hiking, or biking. Vickie’s favorite part of being about teaching is helping others achieve their fitness goals.


James Anderson, MPT, PRC

James received his Master's Degree in Physical Therapy From the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha in 1998. He completed his Undergraduate studies in at the University of Nevada Las Vegas where he majored in Kinesiology. He has used PRI throughout his career in a wide variety of setting, most notable in Spine Rehab, Chronic Pain, Human Movement and Sports Performance.  James was a member of the first class to earn the designation of Postural Restoration Certified (PRC) as a result of advanced training, extraordinary interest and devotion to the science of postural adaptations, asymmetrical patterns, and the influence of polyarticular chains of muscles on the human body as defined by the Postural Restoration Institute®.