Karen Beck

Mercer Island, WA 98040

Been teaching dance since the 60's. Started teaching fitness (pre & post natal) in 1980. Joined IDEA early on. Became IDEA certified in '86 and ACSM in '93 and have maintained those certifications. Have 2 sons and married 41 years. My full time profession has been fitness and mom. Has been a wonderful career with all the moves we have had, CA, MI, MO, WA. Very portable profession and has allowed me to be a full time mom as well. I am all about empowering my clients so they how best to progress safely and effectively.

Verified Cert/Training

About Me

Degrees

  • Music, Cal Arts Institute

Certifications / Trainings

ACE - Certified Group Fitness Instructor
Verified
Expires: Feb 28, 2020
ACSM - ACSM Certified Group Exercise Leader®
Verified
Expires: Dec 31, 2019
Unknown Agency -
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CPR Certified

American Red Cross
Expires: Mar 12, 2020
American Heart Association

AED Certified

American Red Cross
Expires: Mar 12, 2020

Liability Insurance

  • Provided through my club/employer

Additional Information

Rate

Payment Methods

Years Experience

16-20

Awards & Accomplishments

Languages Spoken

Gender

Female

1 Rating

5.0 out of 5 Stars

  • by Kristy Fassio on Jun 18, 2013

    Hi Karen! I'm always looking for moms who love teaching fitness to add to my Fit4Mom team! I offer Stroller Strides classes in Issaquah and Sammamish - Stroller Strides classes offer total body workouts for moms with their babies in the stroller. Check out www.fit4mom.com to see what we do, and feel free to contact me for more info!

    Response by Karen Beck on Jan 23, 2014

    Thanks for invite Kristy. Actually did Pre and Postnatal fitness waaaaay back in 1980 in Manhattan Beach and again in early 90's @ SF Bay Club. Phasing out (still teach 12-13 classes each week, JCC, BV Club, BV College, 24 Hr), so am full/ But glad to see the program working out. WE had someone doing @ J last year, i think. Good Luck!