Erica Stenz graduated from the University of California, Santa Barbara with degrees in Communications and Exercise and Health Science and Fitness Instruction.
She is the Founder & Motivational Speaker of the Warrior Women Podcast and Co-Author of the book "Warrior Women", a 28-day workbook designed to help participants find their strongest self through food, fitness, and friendships.
Erica is a Certified Nutrition Coach, the Lead Fitness Instructor at Barry's Northern California, a NASM Certified Women's Fitness Specialist, NASM Certified Pre/Post Natal Certified Personal Trainer, and a Lululumeon Ambassador.
Prior to joining Barry’s, Erica served in key fitness and marketing roles at renowned studios around San Francisco including Bodyrok and Club One. With a background that also involves roles as a former fitness model and online broadcast host, Erica embodies the diverse and inclusive Barry’s persona, offering a spirit, energy and effectiveness that motivates and inspires.
Erica is a Fitness Nutrition Specialist certified by the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM), a Women’s Fitness Specialist certified by NASM (which includes pre/post-natal certifications), a Personal Trainer certified by NASM, Spinning/Schwinn, AFAA Group Fitness Instruction, Jillian Michaels BodySHRED, and Les Mills CXWORX. Erica has been honored as “Hottest Trainer 2014” by Racked SF, “Class Crush” Award by Class Pass 2014, and “Trainer of the Month” Award by Sweat Guru 2014.