Surefire Fitness

Meet Your Sensei


Jeff Barton
Jeff Barton

Jeff Barton

Jeff has been a lifelong resident of Ames, IA. He is a former touring musician with the rock band 38th Parallel. In 2009, Jeff completed his degree at ISU and shortly after started Surefire Fitness. Jeff and his wife, Sarah, have three children – Roman, Viggo and Clementine.

Education: BS in Kinesiology and Health, ACE Certified Personal Trainer, MovNat Level 1, FMS Level 2.

 


Natalie Lubbers
Natalie Lubbers

Natalie Lubbers

Originally from Cedar Falls, IA, Natalie currently resides in Gilbert, IA with her husband Dave and two girls – Olivia and Maggie. She also serves as a worship leader/singer at Cornerstone Church and enjoys music and songwriting.

Education: BA in Communications, ACE Certified Personal Trainer.

Felicitas Avendano
Felicitas Avendano

Felicitas Avendano

Felicitas, a second dan black belt in taekwondo, recently started her second career in fitness after many years working as a professor of Biology. Originally from Argentina, she lives in Ames with her husband Gustavo and youngest daughter – Josefina. Their eldest, Lupe, lives in California.

Education: PhD in Biology, NASM Certified Personal Trainer, NASM Certified Nutrition Coach, ParkourEDU Level 1 Coaching Certification