Ellen C. Goren

Personal Trainer

Philadelphia, PA

Education and Certifications

  • B.A. University of Pennsylvania
  • J.D. University of Pennsylvania Law School
  • National Exercise and Sports Training Association (NESTA)
  • Personal Trainer Certification
  • Functional Exercise Certification
  • Lifestyle and Weight Management Certification


  • Strength training
  • Boot camp
  • Pilates
  • Barre

Ellen is a triple certified Master Trainer and Group Exercise instructor who recently joined our team. After a long career as a technology attorney for Exxon Mobil Corporation, Ellen retired and went to work on her second career as a fitness professional, proving that it is never too late to get in shape! She is married to Max Heffler and they have a daughter, Julie, who is a doctoral candidate in biochemistry at UPenn.