Personal Training

Joy Kaufman

Born and raised in Buffalo, NY, Joy is an active mother of four children. She has been affiliated with the YMCA for over 20 years and has over 25 years experience in the fitness profession. Joy is a certified Group Exercise instructor specializing in classes such as Pilates, Yoga and Silver Sneakers.

In college, Joy studied Human Services and Social Work. Today, she uses her educational background along with her fitness experience to offer the best experience in health, wellness and nutrition to our members.

Joy specializes in training active older adults and seniors citizens, with advanced training in injury prevention, breast cancer recovery, midlife fitness for women and weight management.

Certifications & Specialties  

ACE Personal Trainer Certification

AAAI-ISMA Fitness Certification

AFAA Group Fitness Certification

CPR/First Aid Certified

NETA Fitness Certification



Email our Healthy Living Director or call today 239.597.3148