Eleni has over 30 years experience in the fitness industry as a group exercise instructor and personal trainer and as an educator. She is the founder of Brazengrowth, bringing a focus on mental health to the fitness industry. Eleni is a Fitness Australia CEC course provider paving the way to educate the fitness industry on eating disorders, with her workshop ‘Identifying and Managing Clients with Eating Disorders’. She is passionate to use both her professional and lived experience of mental illness to educate others.
Eleni is collaborating with the InsideOut Institute for Eating Disorders and has reviewed guidelines for the Fitness Industry. She received the 2016 Filex Inspiration Award for her efforts in raising awareness of mental illnesses and education for fitness professionals.
Eleni has presented at Filex 2017 and the 2017 National Eating Disorders and Obesity Conference. Eleni is a NSW representative of Australians for Mental Health