Sport & Wellness Faculty

Sport & Wellness Program

Sport & Wellness Faculty - Tracy A. Corey

SUNY Plattsburgh Fitness Center Group Exercise Director

Ms. Corey is the Group Exercise Director/Supervisor for the SUNY Plattsburgh Fitness Center, a position she has held since the fitness centers' inception in the fall of 1994. During the past fourteen years, Tracy has played an integral role in the group exercise programs' growth and diversification. As the facility opened in 1994, the group exercise program offered step aerobics, traditional hi/lo aerobics and conditioning classes. During Tracy 's tenure, the program has grown to currently offer the previously mentioned classes, in addition to Kickboxing, Boot Camp, Aquatic Fitness, Pilates, Spinning, Circuit, Funk/hip hop, Resist-a-Ball, Bosu, Capoeira and Yoga classes.

Tracy has been teaching fitness classes for the past eighteen years. She currently possesses her Primary Aerobic and Personal Trainer Certifications through the Aerobics and Fitness Association of America (AFAA) and also serves as an examiner for that organization as well. Tracy also holds certifications in Pilates, Spinning, Resist-A-Ball and Kickboxing through nationally accredited certification organizations. Furthermore she is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) through the National Strength and Conditioning Association. In addition to maintaining her professional credentials, Tracy attends various fitness workshops and the NSCA National Strength and Conditioning Conference on an annual basis.

When not training, instructing or supervising at the fitness center, Tracy enjoys a plethora of fitness activities. An accomplished triathlete, she has completed two Ironman triathlons and several Tinman triathlons. Also, Tracy enjoys running and has completed ten marathons and several half-marathons. She also enjoys hiking and snowshoeing in the nearby Adirondacks. Above all, Tracy takes great pride in being a positive role model and supportive mother to her eleven year old son who also loves fitness as much as she does!

Education

  • S.D.A School District Administrator Certification, SUNY Plattsburgh, Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts, 2007
  • M.S.T in Biology 7-12, SUNY Plattsburgh, 1996
  • B.S. in Biology, Minor in Athletic Training, SUNY Plattsburgh, 1995

Teaching Areas

  • Introduction to Group Exercise Programming

Professional Appointments

  • Group Exercise Director/Supervisor, SUNY Plattsburgh 8/94-present
  • Examiner, Aerobics & Fitness Association of America, 11/96-present
  • Fitness Instructor, The Court Club, Plattsburgh , NY 9/90-6/97

Contact Tracy A. Corey

Office: Fitness Center, Memorial Hall
Phone: (518) 564-3132
E-mail: coreyta@plattsburgh.edu