Meet the Onfit Team

Our team is passionate about helping our students achieve their potential! We love being able to educate the next generation of professionals who will be making their mark in the health and fitness industry!

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OUR TEAM

Don Bacchi

Owner and Director

Meet the team Don Bacchi

Don has over 35 years of experience in the health and fitness industry, and with experience stretching over 3 decades it’s no wonder Don’s even been an Aerobic Instructor in the 80’s! Over the years, Don’s passion for health, fitness and wellness only grows stronger. Leading by example, Don’s role at Onfit is very hands on, consulting and collaborating with the rest of the Onfit team, and our Industry Connections. Being one of the first colleges to go online, Don has continued to drive Onfit with the passion and determination to be a leader in the health and fitness education sector.

Rhonda Bacchi

Owner and Quality Manager

Rhonda has a wealth of experience spanning over 25 years in the health and fitness industry. Her passion for helping people has led her to a range of roles, including owning her own personal training studio, and working as a physiotherapy aid. Now, her passion for helping people can be seen in her hands on role with working directly with many of our students. As Quality Manager, Rhonda’s role is to ensure that all aspects of our college are of the highest standard, including the quality of our education, support, industry reputation and experience for our students. With such an important role, Rhonda’s passion, attention to detail and personal touch are key.

Jeff Cook

Education Manager

Jeff’s been with Onfit since day 1, so almost 10 years! Jeff has 20 years experience in the health & fitness industry and holds a Bachelor of Human Movement Science. Jeff’s extensive work experience includes working in some of Queensland’s largest health club chains, working as a Gym Instructor, Personal Trainer and Personal Trainer Manager.  Jeff also runs his own Personal Training Business, which he’s been doing for over 10 years.

Rob Gardener

E-Tutor

Rob’s been part of the Onfit team since 2013 and we couldn’t imagine the team without him! Rob holds a Bachelor of  Exercise and Movement Science, as well as his Certificate III, IV and Diploma of Fitness. With over 8 years experience as a Personal Trainer, Rob has trained clients within gyms and as part of his own business. He’s passionate about Strength and Conditioning Training, and is also a keen basketball player.

Steph McCaul

E-Tutor

Steph’s been with Onfit since 2012, and has over 10 years experience in the health and fitness industry. Steph is currently studying her Bachelor of Clinical Exercise Physiology, and holds a Certificate III, IV and Diploma of Fitness. Steph has a range of experience in the fitness industry including working as a Personal Trainer, Spin Instructor, Boxing Instructor & Club Coordinator. Steph specialises in Children’s and Older Adults Fitness.

 

Dan Darcy

E-Tutor

Meet the Team Dan Darcy

Dan’s been with Onfit since 2015 and has over 12 years experience in the Fitness Industry. Dan’s roles have included being a trainer within a large chain of clubs, a club manager and a regional club manager for 3 clubs. Dan has also run his own Personal Training Business and specialises in Children’s Fitness Training and Boxing.  

Louise Takats

E-Tutor

Louise is the newest addition to the Onfit team, bringing two decades of valuable knowledge and experience in the Allied Health sector. Louise holds a Bachelor of Nursing Science and a Post- Graduate Certificate in Advanced Nursing Practice. Louise has worked as a Registered, Clinical and Community Nurse and has experience in a range of facilities including Rehabilitation, Aged Care, Mental Health and Neuroscience.

Kira Harvey

Career Advisor

Meet our Team Kira HarveyKira’s been with Onfit since 2010, and has helped hundreds of Onfit Students get started with their dream careers. Kira’s extremely passionate about the health and fitness industry, and loves spending her days getting to know our students. Kira’s experience and invaluable advice helps Onfit students reach their individual goals. She ensures they have a unique edge in the industry. Kira also connects with leading industry businesses and professionals, many who are successful Onfit graduates!

Jordan Murphy

Business Development Manager & Career Advisor

Meet our Team Jordan Murphy

Jordan joined the Onfit team in 2015. His role focuses on connecting Onfit with businesses and professionals within the health and fitness industry. Working with industry connections allows us to gain valuable insights into the needs and wants of employers – ensuring our courses prepare our graduates for successful careers. As a Career Advisor, Jordan assists our students with choosing the right courses to help them achieve their career goals.

Nick Bacchi

IT Specialist, Course Development and Design

Meet our team Nick BacchiNick’s been part of the Onfit team since 2012, and his skills extend into many departments at Onfit. Nick enjoys working with our students and is here to help if you need IT assistance throughout your studies. Nick’s passionate about all things ‘tech’ and his skills and knowledge to be put to good use, especially in relation to course creation, design and development – all areas that Onfit manages in-house. A large part of Nick’s role includes research into the latest education technology, ensuring our courses are cutting edge.

Jackie Wells

Administration & Support

Meet our team Jackie Wells

Jackie’s been with Onfit since 2013 and is part of our administration team. Jackie’s role in our admin department includes everything from setting you up with your online courses, to managing your records while you study and graduate! Jackie holds a Bachelor in Leisure Management (Hons), and also holds her Certificate III & IV in Fitness. Jackie’s passion for our students means we’re often reminding her to leave the office, otherwise she’d live here!

 

 

Julie Kuskopf

Compliance Coordinator

Meet our team Julie KuskopfJulie’s been with Onfit since 2013 and has 10 years experience in the education sector. Julie’s role at Onfit is to ensure that we meet all requirements as a Registered Training Organisation. There’s a lot that goes on behind the scenes to ensure that Onfit is ticking all the boxes when delivering our nationally accredited qualifications, which is where Julie comes in. Julie also loves speaking with our students, and assists with administration tasks.

Shannon Bacchi

Marketing Coordinator

Meet our Team Shannon Bacchi

Shannon has been with Onfit since 2010, first working as an Administrator, then a Marketing Assistant and now as the Marketing Coordinator. Shannon’s passionate about spreading the word about what Onfit has to offer. As part of her role, Shannon focuses heavily on student experience and ensuring that Onfit is leading the way in the education sector of the health and fitness industry.

Emma Baker

Weight Management Ambassador

Meet our team Emma Baker

Emma started as a student at Onfit, studying the Certificate IV in Weight Management. She was so passionate about the course, and the focus on psychology in health and fitness, that she wanted to get as many people studying as possible. Through this course Emma has found the missing link in her own health and fitness journey – Psychology & Mindset. Now Emma has connected with thousands of people, sharing her passion and journey.

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