Meet Our Team
Born and raised in New Iberia, I attended UL in 2008 where I played baseball as a pitcher. I graduated in 2008 with a degree in business management. I am the proud father of 2 wonderful kids and have now been a Youngsville resident for 10 years. Fitness and athletics has always been a passion of mine that I look forward to sharing with the Youngsville community.
“I am excited to offer my skills to Revive and bring a new perspective on fitness others might not have seen.”
From DeQuincy, Louisiana, Luke moved here in pursuit of a degree from ULL for his Bachelors in the Science of Nursing. It was here in Lafayette that Luke joined the Navy and his fitness journey began. Working as a part of the fitness team at his base in Houston, TX, he developed both his skills in leading group exercise and passion for fitness. Luke has since returned to ULL for nursing and is an avid triathlon runner, MMA student, and strongman lifter.
Born and raised in Rayne, Louisiana, I graduated from Rayne High in 2009. I have been a fitness enthusiast for most of my life and am an ISSA certified personal trainer, strength and conditioning coach, and nutrition coach, as well as a long-distance runner. I am currently pursuing a degree in kinesiology, with a focus on exercise science and fitness studies at ULL.
My name is Julia Spielmann, and I was born and raised in Lafayette. I graduated high school from STM where I played soccer and ran track. I received my bachelors degree in kinesiology from St. Edwards University in Austin, TX. I played 4 years of collegiate soccer. I found my passion for fitness through CrossFit and coaching college athletes in strength and conditioning at my college. I cannot wait to share my knowledge of injury prevention, strength gain, and sport specific movement with the youngsville community.
Adult Fitness Manager
“I have been in the health and fitness industry for the past 10 years. Studying Kinesiology, Exercise Science at ULL, I always knew that healthy living was my passion. Certified in Personal Training, Health Coaching, Sports Nutrition, and Group Fitness, I've worked with women, men, children, athletes, senior and specialty clients with a large passion for helping people to establish and maintain healthy lifestyles.
I've made a significant impression in the health and fitness community. I've also had opportunities to speak at many fitness events, host workouts and boot camps around different cities and was even named and given the award for 'Thumbtack for Pros' #2 Personal Trainer in the city of Houston, TX.”
I am from Crowley LA, graduated from Crowley High in 2014. I went to UL from 2016-2019 graduated from UL in 2019 with a general studies degree. I was a bullpen catcher for the baseball team at UL for 3 years, where I found a passion for the strength and conditioning side of sports. I am currently pursuing my strength and conditioning specialist certification.
“I was born in Tyler, Texas and raised by the Community of Lafayette. After I graduated from THE Northside High as the state 100m sprint champion, I earned similar accolades at ULL as a national standout and the former record holder for the 55m sprint. I’ve been blessed with the opportunity to compete amongst the fastest people in the world as a USATF elite sprinter. Teaching others about speed is an honor and privilege. Speed kills.”
Hi, I’m Ryan Kirkpatrick. I graduated from Vermilion Catholic High School in 2021. After graduating, I was recruited to play division II lacrosse at Quincy University in Quincy, IL. I played three semesters at Quincy University, until I transferred to UL where I am now studying Kinesiology. I’ve had a passion for the gym and helping others. I can’t wait to meet everyone and help them achieve their goals.
“My name is Nathan Wiggins. I am originally from Littleton, Colorado. I am a former D2 and German Football League linebacker. I have coached at both the high school and collegiate level including a two year stint as Head Strength Coach at Pearl River Community College in south Mississippi. My family and I moved to the Lafayette area in 2020. I am currently pursuing my CSCS and in my second season as Defensive Coordinator at Vermilion Catholic in Abbeville. My better half, Mikaela, is also a former collegiate and professional athlete. She is a realtor with Keller Williams and we are the proud parents of two young boys Leo (3) and Bruin (2).”
“I was born and raised in Breaux Bridge Louisiana. I graduated from teurlings catholic high school where I played football and ran track. In college I was a sprinter for the University of Louisiana where I specialized in 60 and 100 m sprints. I am currently studying kinesiology with a focus in fitness sales in hopes of becoming a medical equipment salesman. Staying strong, fit, and fast has always been a passion of mine and I cannot wait to share my knowledge and experience with the Revive family.”