Executive Director/ Personal Trainer
Michael Tuller is the founder and Executive Director of AM. He holds a MS ed, is a Certified Adapted Physical Educator with a Health Certification. He has been in the field for 20 years serving the community in a variety of ways from teaching, integrations services, adapted sports/recreations, and adapted fitness. Mike works hard to helping people of all abilities by helping them develop healthy living habits and gives them the confidence to explore ways to be healthy within their lives. He does this through the love of sports, the outdoors activities, recreation, and fitness. “Everyone has the ability to move and find happiness through that engagement.”
Jennifer Shanley joined Abilities Movement in the Spring of 2017. With a background in marketing, software design, and social work, Jennifer wishes to use her knowledge of technology, marketing, and facilitating inclusion for individuals of all abilities, to help further the goals of a non-profit serving the community. Prior to joining Abilities Movement, Jennifer was a coordinator for the T.I.E.S. (Together Including Every Student) Program, a parent representative for school district CSE and 504 meetings, a Parent Group Facilitator for Better Days Ahead at the Mental Health Foundation, a Member of the Fairport Central School District’s Dignity for All Students Act (DASA) Committee, PTA Co-President and committees chair, and co-creator of the Greece Central School District Inclusive Education Parent Committee.
Wellness Coordinator/Personal Trainer
Wellness Coordinator, Ursula DiPasquale is an American Council on Exercise Certified Personal Trainer, Group Exercise Instructor, and Health Coach with experience helping clients for 11 to 91 reach their fitness goals. Ursula uses her knowledge and training in Spinning, Stages Indoor Cycling, TRX, and RIP Trainer, Hydrorider, Move It, Stott Pilates Reformer and Chair to create individualized experiences for all clients. Ursula has a background in adapted fitness and is able to help design a program that will meet your needs.
Power Wheelchair Soccer Coach
Jack is a dedicated parent of one of our soccer player and had help run practices for many years prior to taking over the team in 2018. He is a dedicated coach for the Abilities Movement Rochester Speed Demons soccer team who helps provide a fun, safe, and competitive program for people in power wheelchairs.