Credentials & Experience

Adriana’s fitness education experience

  • Owner, Founder and Personal Fitness Trainer
    Total Body Motion – 2004 to present.
  • Personal Trainer
    Golds Gym in San Mateo, CA  – 2004 to present
  • Personal Trainer
    Bally Total Fitness – 2004 to 2004
  • Personal Trainer
    Equinox Fitness Club – 2004 to 2004
  • Fitness Group Class Instructor
    Golds Gym, San Mateo, CA –  2004 to 2008
  • Personal Trainer
    Crunch Fitness, San Mateo, CA
  • Personal Trainer
    Pacific THERx
  • Zumba Instructor
    Life Technologies
  • Instructor
    Reposturing at the Gym Workshop in April 2009
  • Works as a Physical Therapist Assistant at Pacific Therx in Portola Valley, Ca.
  • Works as a Post-Rehabilitation Personal Fitness Trainer at Pacific Therx Fitness Training Gym.



  • Intensive: Women in business-getting started, IDEA 2007
  • Total Knee and Hip Replacement workshop NSCA-CC Oct 2006
  • Intensive: The Pelvic Core Floor, Chuck Wolf  IDEA 2006
  • Intensive: Structural Assessment  IDEA 2006
  • Workshop: Functional Exercise and Training, Fitness Resources 2006
  • Intensive: Balance Training, IDEA 2005
  • Weight and Conditioning and Weight Training Lab courses at The College of San Mateo (1999 to 2001)
  • Leadership, Creativity, Pedagogy, Teaching Methodology, and Curriculum development.
    Universidad del Valle de Mexico, Mexico (1994-1996)


  • Masters of Science Studies in Pharmacology and Toxicology
    Center for Research and Advanced Studies, Mexico City, Mexico (1985-1987)
  • B.S. Degree in Chemistry, Biology and Pharmacy
    Autonomous University of Zacatecas, Zacatecas, Mexico Graduated with 9 (out of 10) G.P.A.