Committed to you, mind, body and soul!

Ovation 309 offers our residents a truly unique living experience. Our on staff personal trainer helps our residents fit healthy living into their busy lives.


Chrissy Pientok – Personal Trainer

Chrissy is a certified personal trainer and group fitness instructor focused on helping clients find enjoyment through movement in order to reach their fitness related aspirations.  She has about 7 years of experience in fitness training with certifications from the American Council on Exercise. She has taught many fitness modalities, has extensive programming experience, and has worked with numerous clients with various fitness related goals.  Chrissy also works at the UW Hospital as a grants specialist, where she assists pediatricians find funding for their research. She spends her free time biking through Dane County and enjoys sharing wellness and fitness tips to whomever she crosses paths with. Chrissy is looking forward to training at Ovation and assisting residents  with fitness related questions.

Alexandra Schroeder – Personal Trainer

Alex is an American Council on Exercise (ACE) certified personal trainer and group fitness instructor with a passion for helping others reach their goals through finding joy in fitness.  She has 7 years of experience working with a spectrum of fitness levels and various populations across many training modalities. She has also helped hire and mentor new fitness staff for the University of Wisconsin-Madison Division of RecSports.
Alex holds a B.S. in Physics, M.S. in Medical Physics and is in pursuit of her Ph.D as a graduate research assistant for the UW Dept. of Medical Physics and Morgridge Institute for Research, working on characterizing tumor environments and cancer-targeted drugs using fluorescence imaging techniques.  She enjoys experimenting in the kitchen cooking delicious, healthy meals, dining around Madison, and sipping coffee. Alex looks forward to sharing fitness tips to promote lifelong wellness, workouts, goal-specific exercise program ideas and recipes with clients.