Samantha grew up in Germantown, TN. She attended Briarcrest Christian High School and graduated in 1995. She started playing sports at the age of 5. she attributes her passion for personal and group fitness from all the sports she played growing up. She began playing on competitive travel basketball teams in middle school. Taking that into high school where she was a starter for the Lady Saints. As a freshman she began playing Volleyball and doing field events in track. When she graduated she had accumulated many awards, All County, Metro, and State for both basketball and Volleyball
To start the official group fitness career. She began teaching Spin* classes in college at the University of Mississippi in 1997. In 2003 she became a certified Group Fitness instructor with AFAA. She began teaching Pilates, Spin & fitness classes at the YMCA and the Delta in Franklin, TN. In 2008 Longview Rec Center opened in Spring Hill,TN where she started teaching Boot Camps, Spin, Pilates, weight & cardio circuit classes. A few years later HG Fitness opened in Spring Hill and she began teaching the same type classes. In 2011 she attended a Piloxing certification camp. She was the first Piloxing instructor in the middle TN area the 2nd in the state for this type of fitness class. She began teaching this class at HG Fitness soon after her certification.
In November 2012 the first day Team Tae Bo® Fitness opened she was there! And like everyone who takes this class feel in love with the energy, the challenge and the sweat! She was very eager to get certified to teach such a fun class. In the summer of 2013 she began teaching the boot camps and TRX at Team Tae Bo® Fitness following up with the certification to begin teaching Tae Bo® Fitness. Soon after she continued her certification with TaeBo® Advance and Tae Bo® Extreme camps.
She has a passion for encouraging and challenging people to get fit. She loves the energy that her classes give while pushing themselves to the limit. Seeing a positive change in a person when they reach their fitness goals or accomplish something that they never thought they could do.
She married the love of her life Wes Sellers in April 2002. They have 3 amazing children Oliver 10, Georgia 8, and Henry 6. They are very active in their church Thompson Station Church.
~ AFAA certified Group Fitness instructor
-TRX Suspension trainer
-TaeBo fitness instructor