Paragon Body was founded in 2016 by Jordan Cook (CPT/CES/SNS) with the goal of making a balanced, healthy lifestyle a priority in the workplace, at home, and in the community.
With more than 10 years of experience in management in the wellness space and over 20,000 training sessions given, Jordan has hundreds of happy clients and companies with proven results.
Jordan started Paragon Body with the goal of bringing fitness, wellness, and happiness to as many people as possible. Outside of the gym he enjoys playing guitar, writing music, traveling, and spending time with family and close friends. Jordan's life goal is to leave his mark by creating positive change in every individual he and his team comes into contact with.
BS Nutritional Sciences - University Arizona
National Academy of Sports Medicine CPT
Brianna has her Bachelor's degree in Nutritional Sciences and is a NASM certified trainer. Since taking up weight training when she was 18, Brianna has seen firsthand how eating natural and nutritious foods provides essential fuel for pushing your body to its limits.
She combines her knowledge of how to optimally move the body with her background in nutrition to achieve her goal of helping her clients feel more alive, energized, and happy.
National College of Exercise Professionals CPT
Callaway has more than 6 years experience in the fitness industry and several years of experience in personal training. Cal started as a front desk fitness membership salesperson and quickly moved up to became a general manager of several corporate-owned fitness facilities. He has a friendly, supportive, unique approach to helping clients become better versions of themselves while reaching their fitness goals. In his free time, he enjoys playing golf, traveling, and working out.
CPT (ISSA) Nutrition Specialist (ISSA) CPT (NESTA) CPT (AMF)
Joshua has 11 + years of experience in personal training across commercial and private gyms. He has a passion for helping others achieve their fitness goals, regardless of how small or big! And he always enjoys hearing feedback from his clients that help improve their day-to-day activities! In his free time. Joshua enjoys spending time with his family, watching anime, and taking naps.
MS Nutrition/RDN – Illinois State University
BS Nutrition & Dietetics – University of Minnesota
With over 5 years of nutrition consulting experience, Jes believes that the key to a healthy, sustainable lifestyle is allowing all foods to fit with balance and moderation. She is passionate about helping clients feel good in their bodies no matter where they are in their health journey. She has experience working with clients to not only kick the disordered eating and yo-yo dieting thoughts but also work towards something that can truly benefit them long term. Jes is new to the Bay Area and in her free time, she enjoys exploring different hiking trails and trying out new restaurants.
Sherry has been practicing yoga for over a decade. Yoga and meditation helped her transform herself and life. To share the gift of yoga and meditation with others, Sherry became a 200-hour registered teacher with the Yoga Alliance in 2001 and trained with Peacebank Yoga Studio in Redwood City.
She enjoys teaching yoga to busy professionals and is passionate about helping people find joy, ease, and peace in their busy daily lives through yoga and meditation.
Heidy’s love for how the body works and her own experiences with injuries playing sports has led her to find her passion as a massage therapist. Heidy’s intuitive ability to tune in to her clients needs is what makes her technique so special. Heidy attended the National Holistic Institute of Massage Therapy with a focus in Sports Massage, injury and recovery.
In her free time, Heidy enjoys going for runs, playing piano, spending time with family and friends and always up to trying new things.
200Hr Yoga Training, AA Kinesiology, CPR Certified (300Hr Training in progress, NASM P.T cert in progress & B.S. Kinesiology in progress)
My name is Marissa and I am entirely passionate about health, wellness and happiness. I've been studying and practicing yoga for about 10 years now. Along my journey I have found interest in nutrition, meditation and fitness; and decided to make it my life path to learn as much as I can to teach as much as I can to all of my students.
I'm personally very active and in my free time I love to surf, mountain bike ride, hike, jog and of course do yoga. I decided to become a teacher because yoga changed and enhanced my life entirely. I fully invest all of my attention and energy into creating a unique, powerful and one of a kind yoga class experience; and I love working with people and hope to help guide all of my students' towards a happier and healthier life!
As a yoga/ meditation teacher and wellness facilitator, Taraneh specializes in adapting yoga & mindfulness practices to a wide and diverse array of groups. From community-centered classes, to working with corporate groups, Taraneh's intuitive style centers the needs of the people she is working with first. Taraneh has studied a wide range of yoga styles, Vinyasa, Hatha, and Kundalini and completed training in Trauma-Informed Yoga, The Subtle Body, Yoga & Social Justice, and Yoga in Action's Leadership Intensive.
The teachers who have most influenced her include Noell Clark, Mark Tanaka, Seane Corn, Charanpal Kaur, Alejandro Rivas, Tias Little, and more.