CAT CHIEMELU

  Oklahoma, U.S.A.

Catherine Marte is a wife, mother, personal trainer, group fitness instructor and Zumba Jammer living in Florida. She is a U.S. Army veteran who turned to health fitness as a lifestyle and a profession shortly after separating the military. She has always had a passion for dance and fitness but found the perfect balance of the two with Zumba Fitness®. She has a B.S. in Kinesiology with a focus on Exercise/Fitness Management. She always seeks to further her education and knowledge in all things pertaining to health and fitness.

As a group exercise instructor, Catherine enjoys fusing her choreographies and classes with the musical styles and flavors of Africa and the Caribbean. She operates as a choreography specialist, a Zumba Jammer, for Zumba Fitness where she holds exclusive instructor workshops. She has been blessed with the opportunity to be a presenter of “Dancehall Mashup” at the 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017 Zumba® Instructor Conventions held in Orlando, FL and has also presented at many Zumba® Academies held worldwide. In 2016 and 2017 she performed in the Zumba Fitness® Concerts in front of 8,000 participants.