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Nur Adem

Experienced, Cultured, Self-Motivated Personal Trainer, Group Fitness Instructor, and Wellness Advocate


Certified personal trainer, group fitness instructor, and nutrition enthusiast looking to acquire position that provides opportunity for professional growth and encourages personal growth. I'm well-regarded as passionate advocate of healthy lifestyle, inspire personality growth for people to succeed in all aspects of life


Feb 2017Present

CPR/AED Certification

YWCA of Minneapolis
June 2016Present

PiYo Instructor Certification

Aug 2016Present

TRX Functional Training Instructor

TRX Training
Feb 2016Present

Personal Trainer Certification

American Council on Exercise


Jan 2009Dec 2010

Business Administration Associate's Degree

Southeast Technical Institute


Personal Training

2 years experience consulting and training fitness clients in a 1-on-1 or small group fitness setting. Maintain loyal client-base training several clients for over a year. Worked with all age groups from age 5 to 70

Group Fitness

2 years experience teaching group fitness classes, such as TRX/Kettlebell, cardio circuit, PiYo, and bootcamp, in large class settings


In depth knowledge of body mechanics particularly mechanics related to exercise such as rotation movements, active movements, degrees of movements, planes of motion, etc

Customer Service

Ability to listen to and respond to customer questions and comments while providing exceptional customer service with a friendly demeanor

Food & Nutrition

In depth knowledge on natural foods and herbal remedies which promote overall well-being and a healthy lifestyle


Fluent in Amharic (Official Language In Ethiopia) along with English 

Work experience

Oct 2015Present

Personal Trainer and Group Fitness Instructor

Midtown Minneapolis YWCA (Minneapolis, MN)

Meet and great fitness members and build relationships which lead to personal training sessions. I sell my personality as a trainer and coach clients on exercise forms techniques and help create goals and workout plans for clients. Answer fitness and nutrition related questions from fitness members. Teach group fitness classes a couple of times per week at both Midtown and Uptown locations in Minneapolis.

Mar 2015Oct 2015

Personal Trainer

Sioux Falls Family YMCA (Sioux Falls, SD)

Assisted fitness members with any fitness related questions and/or comments. Contacted members to advise of and sale personal training package, coached and trained clients based on fitness needs and goals. 

Dec 2014May 2016

Youth Boys Basketball Coach

CYAL Rebels Sioux Falls

Coached and trained middle school boys, mainly from the inner city, on various basketball skills and teamwork activities in preparation for games and tournaments. Coached practices and games for a full season and handled basketball-related activities. Also helped provide inspiration to the team members and taught life-skills based on my personal experiences growing up in Sioux Falls. Built strong working-relationships with the individual team members, their parents, and fellow coaches.

Jul 2013Jul 2015


Sencore (Sioux Falls, SD)

Inspected, cleaned, kitted, scanned, and packed all outgoing digital receivers in a timely manner. Worked with sales and production team to insure high quality receivers are shipped to and received by customers.