Joel Donato

Fitness Manager, Performance Specialist


Joel’s infectious personality and ability to create a program for anyone makes him one of our favorite coaches. His background and desire to serve clients has combine to make him an excellent leader in our Fitness arena. Joel oversee’s all things Fitness for SPECTRUM while he continues to work with a large and diverse group of clients.

Joel is another product of the University of Central Florida, with his undergraduate degree in Sports and Exercise Science. Initially attracted to running, Joel took it up himself to explore his limits with the completion of more than a dozen obstacle course races under many names such as Tough Mudder, Spartan Race, and Savage Race to name a few.

During his time in college, he further explored the range of what he could do with the sport of Olympic Weightlifting where he found an affinity of becoming a strength and power athlete.

Upon completing his undergrad, he was accepted into our rigorous 12-week internship program where he soon after began working for SPECTRUM as a Performance Specialist.

Joel also became certified as a personal trainer through the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM), as well as being certified as a USA Weightlifting Level 1 Sports Performance Coach (USAW).

Fueled with the desire to help as many individuals as he can, Joel takes careful consideration in every member that he trains. Joel has your well being in mind, whether it’s learning how to become a better athlete at your sport or simply moving better in your everyday life.