Instructors @ The Y

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Romy Salvador

Tahitian Cardio

Romy taught Tahitian Dance for over 20 years and want to continue to share her passion of Tahitian Dance with the community. Romy believes in “you wont know, till you try”. Come build your self confidence… Tahitian is a great exercises and keeps your mind & body happy!

Rinya Boone


Rinya loves to give back to the community through dance.  She enjoys her time on the dance floor and connecting with others.  Don’t just dream it, ZUMBA IT!

Keliko Nathaniel


Keliko is not afraid to start or end the day with a fun jam session. His passion for staying active & performing onstage started from a young age & will not stop anytime soon. Dance to various rhythms & beats from around the globe in his exciting Zumba classes! You are sure to break a …

Joseph Lo

Kung Fu, Tao Qigong

Joseph has been teaching Kung Fu and Qigong since 2007.  In 2012, the State of Hawaii recognized Joseph to be a Skilled Martial and Healing Artist of Chinese Kung Fu, Qigong, and Hawaiian Lomilomi.  Joseph received his Master of Science Degree in Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine in 2015.  Kung Fu and Qigong has served as …

Amber Fontes


I love doing Zumba and have been certified since 2015. I enjoy Zumba and working out to a combination of old school Zumba songs and brand new ones too. I am not afraid to try a new song that my students might enjoy. Come and join me for a fun workout.

Mie Fowler

Mie Fowler


Mie grew up in a ski resort in Japan, she learned the importance of physical and mental health from very active parents. She is a healthcare provider, NASM certified personal trainer, and Strong Nation and CIRCL mobility instructor. Mie’s goal is getting fit while having fun!

Moses Lee


Moses brings high level energy to his early morning and evening Zumba classes.  Burn off calories by dancing to different kinds of lively tunes, such as salsa, merengue and samba, but also other types of modern music like hip hop and dance.  The best part of it all is that it doesn’t even feel like exercise!

Vanessa Riviera


Vanessa believes that we need to keep active for as long as we can and likes to try different things.  In 2009, she tried Zumba with a friend and had a blast. Vanessa is now an instructor, certified in Zumba (2015) and Toning (2017). Dance, have fun and exercise to Zumba oldies with Vanessa on …

Marcia L. Timboy

Step Classes

Marcia L. Timboy is a Personal Trainer & Group Exercise Instructor with over thirty years of experience in the Health & Fitness industry. Her specialties are Pilates Mat, Yoga, Cardio & Strength Boot Camp classes. Marcia has been the Physical Activity Educator for the University of Hawai`i, CTAHR’s Nutrition Education for Wellness Project, Healthy Lifestyles …

Yolanda YMCA Zumba Instructor

Yolanda Tansley

Silver Sneakers, Tabata Boom!

Aloha, YMCA family I’m Yolanda Tansley. I teach Silver Sneakers, Senior Circuit, Cardio-kickboxing and hopefully soon more classes. I like to spend time with my husband, my two young adult children, and my dogs. I have been in the fitness industry for a little over 10 years and I love helping people feel better through …