Our Hit It!® Fitness Team
The Hit It!® Fitness Studio offers cutting edge group and private programming beyond that of average health club offerings. Our classes are effective and progressive, always evolving with you as your body transforms! Our instructors are extremely knowledgeable, hold multiple national certifications and have are highly experienced. They are hand-picked because of their quality, dedication and passion to their profession. We are proud to have THE best in the industry working at Hit It!® Fitness!

Constance ContursiConstance Contursi
President
Owner

Constance Contursi
Constance Contursi
President / Owner

Constance Contursi has been a leader in the industry for over twelve years as a group fitness manager and is a National Master Trainer for Hit It!® Kickbox and Hit It!® P.O.W.E.R. class formats. She is an ACE and AFAA certified group exercise instructor and ACE personal trainer. She is well recognized for her motivation, dedication and passion for teaching group fitness and believes that teaching participants how to have fun while exercising is most important for exercise adherence. Constance is also well known for her citywide live Hit It!® classes as well as her appearances in national fitness commercials and advertisements.

Stacy CerepaStacy Cerepa
Fitness
Instructor

Stacy Cerepa
Stacy Cerepa
Fitness Instructor

Stacy is an ACE certified group fitness instructor and teaches many of the HIIT classes. She is also a dedicated student and can be found taking many of the classes! Stacy is recognized for her ability to push her students in her always new and unique ways and her expectations of fitness is what has lead her to become such an amazing instructor. Being such an avid class taker for many years of her life, she knows what makes a great instructor versus a mediocre instructor and she strives for perfection when she is the one leading the class!

Emily MalineEmily Maline
Fitness
Instructor

Emily Maline
Emily Maline
Fitness
Instructor

Emily is a ACE certified Group Fitness Instructor and mother of 3. She is also an avid runner. Her parents were great role models for her as they were always very active and the apple didn't fall far from the tree!
Fun Fact:
Emily first met Constance at Constance's sister's Italian Gravy cook off contest. Constance lost but gained a new employee!

Angel GuzmanAngel Guzman
Fitness Instructor
Personal Trainer

Angel Guzman
Angel Guzman
Fitness Instructor
Personal Trainer

As a resident of Oak Park for over 20 years, Angel became involved in boxing as a teenager himself, co-managing a professional boxer during his banking career days and then in developing and training his daughter at the age of 15 who became a 3 time champion, national golden gloves champ and U.S. championship silver medalist! His love for boxing has really come full circle now that he is back to teaching in his home town.
Fun Fact:
Angel stopped sparring with his daughter after she told him he was too easy for her!

Amy SoumarAmy Soumar
Fitness
Instructor

Amy Soumar
Amy Soumar
Fitness Instructor

Amy was born and raised in Oak Park, is a Purdue University graduate with an electrical engineering degree and was the director of the Animal Care League. She’s a wife, mom, skin care business owner, recreational bowler and has learned the secret to fitness success: consistency.She is now able to use her experience to help motivate and inspire others to be their best and juggle it Allas best as they can!
Fun Fact:
Amy had to talk Constance into selling her a membership because Constance was afraid she wouldn’t use it. Now she’s an instructor!

JD RiveraJD Rivera
Fitness Instructor
Personal Trainer

JD Rivera
JD Rivera
Fitness Instructor
Personal Trainer

Born and raised in Chicago, JD is an SIUC alum who majored in musical theater with a concentration in exercise science. He’s a black belt with his Sensei license in Jujitsu Kai.
Fun Fact:
JD is a 15 time World Latin Dance Champion!

Jerome K BrownJerome K Brown
Fitness Instructor
Personal Trainer

Jerome K Brown
Jerome K Brown
Fitness Instructor
Personal Trainer

Jerome is an ACE certified personal trainer and health coach, certified meditation instructor and functional training specialist. He has been helping people to achieve fitness and lifestyle goals since 1995 when he began teaching fitness classes. He specializes in weight loss and athletic performance and believes that setting achievable goals, making sensible dietary changes and committing to a fitness routine will create significant and lasting results that greatly improve the quality of life.
Fun Fact:
Constance actually started taking Jerome’s classes before she even got into the fitness industry!