My Journey


*Completed Bachelors of Science Degree in Zoology at University of California at Davis
*Remain consistently certified as a Personal Trainer with National Academy of Sports Medicine
*Study specific needs and exercises for clients post rehabilitation and post injury
*Attendee of Unleash the Power Within from Anthony Robbins
*Acquired Certification in Strategic Intervention Life Coaching from Robbins-Madanes Training
*Completed intensive SI Coaching Seminar under Cloe Madanes 
*Certified at Strategic Intervention Bootcamp Seminar under Magali and Mark Peysha


*I've worked steadily as a personal fitness trainer for the past 14 years.  I have had the pleasure of helping a wide variety of clientele work towards and achieve their personal fitness goals.  Some work towards a general feeling of fitness, function and balance while others accomplish specific goals like half or full marathons, triathlon races, ski season fitness and more.
*Opened Aspire Strategies for Living, an independent Personal Fitness Studio and Life Coaching Lounge in Grover Beach, California 
*Currently continuing to develop diverse and specific strategies in both fitness and coaching for a diverse clientele 

Personal Life
*Part of an incredible and wonderfully evolving love and marriage with my husband, Andy, for over 25 years
*Currently celebrating the ups and downs of raising 2 beautiful, intelligent, and independent young women
*Regularly enjoy backpacking, surfing and racing with a local outrigger canoe team 
*Compete in various athletic events including local runs and triathlons
*Often enjoy local music events, festivals, and the relaxed atmosphere of the San Luis Obispo County Lifestyle.

I am so pleased to welcome you here.   I find tremendous purpose in helping people discover new perspectives, find self-acceptance, and create

passionate lives.

Tamara Jones

Strategic Life Coach and Personal Trainer