specialist in fitness kelli calabrese

Fitness & Exercise Specialist

Kelli Calabrese is an international and award winning fitness and exercise specialist, as well as a nutrition and lifestyle expert. For over 28 years Kelli has been serving both wellness wanting consumers as well as fitness professionals through her seminars, products and programs in coaching them to go from where they are to enjoying ultra-health. Clients initially come to Kelli seeking weight loss and ultimately achieve reclaiming their lives by gaining energy, improving strength, building new found confidence, reducing pain, eliminating medication and as a beautiful side effect, achieving the body they desire.

Kelli is an executive with Isagenix, the world leader in whole body nutritional cleansing and youthful aging. She and her team have personally helped over 5,000 people find proven and practical solutions for weight loss, energy & performance, youthful aging, rejuvenated skin and wealth creation. These proprietary world class nutritional systems are nourishing, simple to follow, pure, convenient, affordable, produce extraordinary sustainable results and offer a source to build substantial wealth by sharing it. Kelli designed and built an all green toxin free studio called Divine Health where she trains a few select clients. She is also the international master trainer for Adventure Boot Camp, the largest fitness boot camp company in the world.

Kelli’s has provided consulting for or been a spokesperson for companies and products such as Kellogg’s, Smucker's, Quaker, Trident, Crest, Centrum, The Watermelon Council, Bumble Bee, Calvin Klein, Beneficial Insurance, Blue Buffalo and others. She has appeared on NBC, ABC, CBS, FOX, WB and hundreds of radio and print interviews for clients such as Martha Stewart, Cooking Light, Success for Women, Web MD, Prevention, Weight Watchers, Glamour and more. Kelli is also an expert cast member in the movie The Compass.

Kelli particularly has a heart for women’s wellness and is the author of Feminine, Firm & Fit – Building a Lean Strong Body in 12 Weeks. She is also the co-author of The Adventure Boot Camp Cook Book – Eating for a Lean Body and the audio program Living Lean for Life. She recently filmed a pilot for a TV show called Living Slim & Fit with Co-Host Jaime Brenkus

In the fitness industry, Kelli has owned and operated health clubs, managed corporate fitness centers, consulted for many of the top fitness organizations including The American Council on Exercise, founded an exam preparation school called Xercise Institute and has spoken internationally at conferences to raise the standards in the fitness industry. She is the Co-Creator of IMPACT – A Turn Key Group Personal Training Program with Dr. John Spenser Ellis..

Ms Calabrese is the fitness expert for Living Well with Montel, and in the spring of 2011 interviewed for Jillian Michael’s position on NBC’s highest rated show The Biggest Loser. 

Kelli resides in a suburb of Dallas Texas with her loving husband Anthony of 20 years and her 14 year old son Nicholas and her 13 year old daughter Melina. Her professional mission is impact world health and free people from physical and financial pain so they can enjoy a life of extraordinary fitness, abundant finances and a lifestyle of freedom.

Kelli's Bio


Writing Experience:

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More Writing Experience...
  • Editor - Personal Fitness Professional Magazine and Wellness and Fitness Entrepreneur Magazine 2004 - 2008
  • Author - Feminine, Firm & Fit – Building a Lean Strong Body in 12 Weeks
  • Co-Author – The Adventure Project – A Woman’s Source of Empowerment
  • The Adventure Boot Camp Cook Book – Eating for a Lean Body
  • Personal Training – The Prosperity Formula
  • Contributor - Power of Champions, Women Doctors Guide to Health & Healing
  • Articles – Hundreds of articles and interviews for publications such as Web MD, Success for Women, Weight Watchers, eDiets, Redbook, Men’s Health, Women’s World and many more.
  • Success for Women

Consultant / Spokesperson/ Expert:

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More Consultant/Spokesperson...
  • Athletic Baby
  • Glaxo Smith Klein
  • Aerobic & Fitness Association of America
  • American Council on Exercise
  • National Exercise Sports Trainers Association
  • National Board of Fitness Examiners
  • Smucker’s
  • Quaker Oats
  • My Nutrition Store
  • Kellogg’s
  • Centrum
  • Trident
  • Crest
  • Jack Links
  • The Watermelon Council
  • Laughing Cow Cheese
  • Sustinex
  • AB Coaster

Presented For:

Blue Shield, Mortgage Contracting Services, Calvin Klein Cosmetics,
Mary Kay BMW, various Rotary, Chamber and women’s groups

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More Presented for...
  • Club Industry
  • IHRSA – International Health Racquet and Sports Association
  • NEHRSA – New England Health Racquet Sports Association
  • NSCA – National Strength & Conditioning Association
  • Personal Trainer Business Forum
  • TSI Summit (New York Sports Clubs)
  • American Fitness Professionals & Associates
  • Perform Better – M-F Athletics
  • Virgin Active – Sir Richard Branson’s Health Clubs in Europe


Where Kelli has been seen or heard:

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More Seen and Heard...
  • Fit Week 2004, 2005
  • NJ Caucus
  • Steve Adubato Show
  • Radio Disney
  • Martha Stewart
  • WRNJ
  • World Talk Radio
  • Mind & Muscle Radio
  • Personal Trainer TV
  • KTOK Radio AM
  • WVOX Radio AM
  • WPDH Radio FM
  • KMEG (CBS affiliate)
  • WTVY (CBS affiliate)
  • WCOJ Radio AM
  • A New Day - (ABC Radio)
  • KMZU Radio FM
  • Lifetime TV
  • Fit Talk with Randy Wray
  • KYW-RADIO, Philadelphia
  • WZEZ-RADIO, Richmond
  • KMZU RADIO, Kansas City
  • KHGI-ABC, Lincoln
  • KTVE-NBC, Monroe
  • WKBV-RADIO, Dayton
  • YOU ME & TV, Philadelphia
  • WYAM-IND, Huntsville
  • KMIR-NBC, Palm Springs
  • Women's Wellness
  • Fitness & Nutrition Hour
  • Spencer Power Hour
  • The Mom Show
  • Personal Trainer University
  • SportSpecific.com
  • Fitness Fortunes
  • Fitness Riches
  • The Art of Selling Fitness
  • KPSP (CBS affiliate)
  • WGVE Radio FM
  • WJXT
  • Voice of America
  • KCTU
  • Good News Broadcast
  • WFLA (NBC affiliate)
  • Prnewswire.com
  • WNEM-CBS, Flint
  • WDTN-NBC, Dayton
  • KWIX-RADIO, Kansas City
  • WFIN-RADIO, Toledo
  • KPQ-RADIO, Seattle
  • KOB-NBC, Albuquerque
  • WBBM-Radio, Chicago
  • WTVY-CBS, Dothan
  • WDIS-RADIO, Boston
  • KLSR-FOX, Eugene
  • Health Trainer University

Quoted and Featured:

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More Quoted and Featured...

Fitness Magazine
Muscle & Fitness
Personal Fitness Professional
FIT Magazine
New York Post
Women’s World
New York Times
Women’s Day
Weight Watchers
Women's Health & Fitness
ACE Certified News
Cooking Light
eZine Articles
Body Building.com
Smart Now
Beauty Forever Network
Men's Health,
Physicians Digest
Money Magazine
Fit to Be Tied
American Baby
American Health & Fitness

Arthritis Foundation
Body Trends
Club Life
Daily Herald
Learn Out Loud
On Health
Med Scape
Culinary Net
Success for Women
Women’s Health
Daily Record
Diet & Exercise
Family Energy
Herald News
Low Carb Living
Men’s Health Network
On Fitness
Orlando Sentinel
Pre-Teen Today
PR Newsletter
Teenagers Today
Positive Thinking Magazine
Ultimate Body Makeover
Experience Life
The News Connection
Cross Timbers Gazette
First 30 Days
Cooking Light


expert in nutrition kelli calabrese

SCW Sports Nutrition Counselor
ACE Group Fitness Instructor
ACE Lifestyle and Weight Management Consultant - Gold
ACE Personal Trainer - Gold
ACE Clinical Exercise Specialist - Gold
ACE Practical Trainer
AFAA Mat Science - Pilates Style
AFAA Aerobic Instructor
AFAA Wave Workout
AHA Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) , AED
Cooper Institute for Aerobic Research - Health Promotion Director
International Kettlebell Fitness Federation – Certified Kettlebell Teacher
ISCA Promise Enterprise Kickboxing Instructor
North American Association of Health & Fitness Professionals - Post Rehab. Technician
NAAHFP - Medical Exercise Specialist
Nautilus Strength Trainer
National Strength & Conditioning Association - Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist
NESTA – Adventure Boot Camp Coach
Madd Dog Athletics SPIN® Instructor - Level 3 (expired)
Reebok Pilates Core Board
Resist-A-Ball - C.O.R.E Certification
Red Cross Community First Aid and CPR
Weight Management Consultants - Nutrition Specialist
IFKK – Kettlebell Coach

Awards / Honors:

2009 Best Place to Work Out, Denton County – Argyle Adventure Boot Camp
2008 Best Place to Work Out, Denton County – Argyle Adventure Boot Camp
2007 Personal Trainer of the Year, Denton County, Texas
2004 Personal Trainer of the Year (Online Training) - Personal Fitness Professional Magazine
2004 County College of Morris – I Started Right Campaign Spokesperson
1991 National Honor Society Student of the Year - Rutgers University

Consumer Programs:

Feminine, Firm & Fit – Building a Lean Strong Body in 12 Weeks
The Adventure Boot Camp Cook Book – Eating for a Lean Body
Isagenix – Cleanse, Re-Nourish & Longevity Programs and Products

Fitness Professional Programs:

Adventure Boot Camp Coach Certification
I.M.P.A.C.T - Group Personal Training Turn Key Business System
Grocery Shopping Tours & Other Profitable Promotions
The Science & Business of Weight Loss