Fitness Center Staff

Matthew Probst, CPT, MESOwner, PWCMatt founded and served as Chief Financial Officer of The Shady Springs Group for 12 years. Subsequent to selling three of four divisions of the company, Matt has held positions with various companies including Corporate Controller for RMS Investment Corporation, a Commercial real estate management company and Chief Financial Officer for Martin Designs, a stationary importing and wholesale distribution business. Matt holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from the University of Akron and has completed the necessary requirements for a real estate certificate. Upon completion of college Matt spent 3 years at PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP in the Company’s Middle Market Advisory Services Group. The group specializes in the auditing and management consulting of startup and growth oriented business including the initial public offering process with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Together With Mike Gromofsky, he founded Personalized Wellness Center in January 2005 and holds a personal training certification accredited by The International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET). Additionally Matt has attained a Medical Specialist Designation awarded by the American Academy of Health, Fitness & Rehab Professionals. 

Carol DeGrootCustomer Service SpecialistCarol is a graduate of The University of Akron.  She possesses a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education and a Master’s Degree inElementary Administration.  She taught fourth and second grades at Riverview Elementary in Stow/Munroe Falls City Schools and then was a Claims Analyst with Roadway Express, Inc. until her retirement in 2008.  Carol has been a member of PWC since 1987 and knows it has the best instructors, staff, programs and members.  She enjoys her friends, exercise, plays, movies and two cats.

Dave DunhamFront Desk AssociateBefore joining PWC 5 years ago, Dave worked for Bally’s Total Fitness for 16 years.  His favorite part of his job is watching members continue to work towards and reach their individual fitness goals.Dave enjoys spending time with family and friends.  He likes to bowl and has even been able to roll a few perfect games!


Delores SnockChild Care Provider

Delores has years of experience in child care.  She worked for Bally’s Child Care for 12 years prior to joining PWC where she has been for over five years.  Delores has five children of her own and thirteen grandchildren which have given her the background and experience in dealing with children of various ages and abilities.  She keeps all of the children who visit her happy and safe and is loved by all of our families.  She is known as “Miss Delores” by all of her “clients” and comes to work devoted to doing an exceptional job each day.  The hugs, kisses and smiles are her confirmation that she has attained this goal.

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