Janelle Nicolo

Janelle has advanced to the PRO rankings and is currently a WBFF Fit Model PRO. In the past she was also the 2007 ESPN Bikini America Short Class World Champion. She is an ACE certified personal trainer and has excelled in the fitness industry as a spokesperson for health and fitness because of her passion for an abundant and healthy lifestyle.

Judine St. Gerard

Assistant Competition Coach
For as long as she can remember Judine has always been a competitor. Growing up she was a serious athlete who competed on both Varsity Basketball and Track & Field Teams at Wellesley College. In her Junior Year at Wellesley she decided to focus on Track, competing as a sprinter and long jumper.

Jackie Gauthier

Personal Trainer, Operations Assistant
In 2012 Jackie graduated from Salem State University with a Bachelor’s degree in Sport Movement Science with a concentration in Fitness and Wellness. While at Salem State, she prospered on the field with the Women’s Soccer team as well as in the classroom while destined to a bright future.  Her career and passion lay in the field of fitness and nutrition, and one of her biggest goals in life is to motivate and inspire others towards their own fitness goals.

Shannon Petralito

Body Ambition Figure Coach
Shannon is an ISSA Certified Personal Trainer and Certified Nutrition Specialist and also holds a Bachelor Of Science from the University of Massachusetts Boston. Shannon has also coached numerous men and women into health and fitness over the past 5 years. Shannon has appeared in Oxygen Magazine, Natural Muscle Magazine, Status Fitness Magazine and has also had the pleasure of being a Co-author in the book Real Talk Real Women! Shannon is also a spokesperson for the Ovarian Cancer Association.

Kevin Monteiro

Running Coach
As a lifelong runner, Kevin is excited to share his passion for running with the Body Ambition team. Whether you’re hoping to complete your first race or striving for a personal best time, Kevin will work with you to develop the best plan for your schedule and goals.

Dawn Bonfanti

Lifestyle Coach, CPT
Dawn is both a bikini and figure competitor placing 2nd place at Fitness New England 2013 and 2nd at Boston Natural FAP 2014. Dawn is a ISSA Certified Personal Trainer, BA Lifestyle Coach, Certified Spin Instructor, AFAA Group Exercise Instructor, Certified Health and Wellness Coach YMCA and STOTT Barre Certified. It is Dawn’s desire to share with others the passion, joy and well being that is the driving force behind the success of the BA program.



PJ has certifications through NASM, ACE, Cross Fit, and BFS. He currently holds his Cross Fit level one certification and NASM CPT. I also have an extensive personal practice with Iyengar Yoga, kettle bell training, TRX, and meditation.