Coaches

Ron Shroyer

Ron is the Head Coach and GM at CrossFit PISA. Ron is a CrossFit Level 1 Trainer as well as a Kettlebell Cardio Certified Trainer. Football and Baseball were his primary sports in high school and college. After college, Ron continued learning new ways to stay fit by incorporating weightlifting, cardiovascular, agility and balance training into his regimen. 

He has been doing CrossFit consistently for over two years, and now uses CrossFit as his primary mode for staying fit. He is excited to bring his passion for fitness to CrossFit PISA by helping others achieve their health and wellness goals! 

Ron lives in the North Hills of Pittsburgh with his wife, Ashley. His other hobbies outside of CrossFit include golf, biking and spending time with his wife and family. 

"We are excited for the opportunity to partner with Pittsburgh Indoor Sports Arena (PISA). Their dedication to physical fitness of all ages and their top level facilities are a perfect match for CrossFit PISA! The CrossFit PISA team is looking forward to improving the lives of our clients and adding to PISA's mission of staying active and living well!"


Brad Walker 

Brad is a CrossFit Level 1 Trainer and brings a passion for physical fitness and exercise to the CrossFit PISA team. Soccer was his primary sport through high school and college. He now is an assistant high school coach and continues to play competitive soccer in the Pittsburgh area.

He tried CrossFit for the first time after watching the Crossfit Games on television two years ago and now uses CrossFit as his primary training method. He only wishes this fitness approach was brought to his attention sooner! He is passionate about helping others reach their fitness goals and transition the CrossFit mentality into everyday life.
Brad loves chocolate milk, pizza, and sushi. He is an avid golfer, enjoys spending time with his family and friends, and is looking forward to spreadingthe principles of CrossFit to the local community.

“As a coach and trainer, nothing is more satisfying than seeing individuals progress toward their fitness goals. CrossFit drives individual improvement while collectively motivating your peers to reach new heights, both physically and mentally!”


Jaclyn Smith

Jackie is a CrossFit Level 1 trainer. As a former collegiate gymnast and cheerleader, she is passionate about health and physical fitness.

After completing college, Jackie was determined to find a program to maintain a fit lifestyle. She fell in love with the atmosphere and comradery the CrossFit community has to offer.

Jackie tried CrossFit for the first time after college and has used CrossFit as her primary method of training for one year. She is motivated to help others achieve optimal wellness and loves being witness to individuals reaching their fitness goals.

Outside of CrossFit, Jackie is a gymnastics coach and a Registered Dietitian who loves pizza and ice cream. She is excited to contribute her knowledge and continue making CrossFit Pisa an inviting environment to achieve wellness.


Maggie Secunda

Maggie is a CrossFit Level 1 trainer as well as a CrossFit Endurance trainer.

In high school she participated in a variety of sports but stuck to long distance running as her primary method of activity throughout college.

She discovered CrossFit during her senior year of college and has been utilizing the CrossFit method as her main fitness training ever since.

Maggie is passionate about all aspects of health and fitness as evident by her hard work both in the gym and on her career path as a Physician Assistant. She has participated in several 5k races, half marathons, and local CrossFit competitions