Jon Carrabino

Owner & Founder, Director of Fitness and Sports Performance

  • B.S. - Education

       (Defiance College)

  • Certified Speed and Agility Specialist


  • Certified Youth Strength and Conditioning Specialist


  • CPT-Certified Personal Trainer


  • Certified Sports Conditioning Specialist


  • Certified Performance Coach    

       (Ignition APG)

  • 6 years Collegiate and Semi Pro Athletics (Football & Track)

Jon is passionate about helping people LevelUp their lives through fitness and sports, and he founded LevelUp Training that goal in mind. The LTC is a one stop shop facility designed to provide the community with the necessary resources to achieve their athletic/fitness goals through advanced physical training, character development, nutrition, nutritional guidance and quality sports program offerings.  


Mitch Perry

Head Performance Coach

B.S. - Exercise Science

       (University of Toledo)

M.S.B.S-Biomedical Sciences 

       (University of Toledo)

​M.B.A ​

       ( University of Dayton)



Mitch Perry came to LevelUp in December of 2019. Coach Mitch has been a lifelong athlete, and has a passion for developing athletes as well as just helping others reach their goals. 


Cori Shomo

  • B.S. - Exercise Science

       (University of Toledo)


Performance Coach

Cori is another passionate and upbeat coach on staff at LevelUp. You can usually catch her in the early mornings running our adult bootcamp classes! 

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Emma West

Performance Coach


  • B.S.- Educations as a Major in Kinesiology with a focus in Exercise and Sports Science. (Wayne State University)

Emma started out as a student intern. She earned her Currently, she is working towards a Master’s Degree in the same field, and on earning a CSCS certification from the NSCA. Emma played competitive, fastpitch softball for 10 years on various, Michigan club teams, as a 4-year varsity starter, and for a year at the collegiate level. She is very passionate about studying all Exercise and Sports Science topics, applying this while coaching at LevelUp, teaching the importance of fitness, and growing as a Performance Coach. Outside the facility, Emma loves being with her family and friends, working out, jogging, being outside, and learning new knowledge. She is ready and motivated to coach each individual to LevelUp above and beyond his or her potential!

Stephan Umfress

Performance Coach/Basketball Coach


Stephan is going into his Senior Year at Madonna University.
He is working on his major in Nutrition. Stephan brings his passion in Nutrition, Fitness and Basketball to LevelUp. Stephan can be found training our youth and high school performance classes, or on the court helping young hoopers levelup their basketball game.

Jared Janssen

Sports and Program Director


Jared  has been here since the start of LevelUp. He’s been involved for over 6 years, helping to introduce athletes to what we do, and support our mission within the community. All the while, he’s been working to build JJ Sports Video, and to be a varsity basketball coach at Ida.

During COVID, Jared stepped up in getting involved more at the facility and it only made sense to bring him on board. We are very excited to have him on the team officially at LevelUp as our Sports Director. Jared has a unique skill set gained from building his own business, and having passion for helping kids that will only make what we do better.


Airrin Carrabino

  • Bachelors in Graphic Design and Communications
    Minor in Marketing

       (Defiance College)

  • 11+ Years of taking care of Jon.


Airrin is a superstar wife, mommy and bootcamper who is the hero in the background for organization in the facility.

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