Jon Drees, CSCS, RPR-2
Jon has always had a passion for sports. Growing up in northern Minnesota he was a three sport athlete playing football, basketball, and baseball. After high school, Jon continued his athletic career by playing football in college. Through years of playing and eventually coaching sports, he has seen firsthand what is possible with hard work and dedication. Using these past experiences, Jon hopes to inspire others to reach their full potential in all areas of their lives.
Andy Christians, CSCS, RPR-2
Andy was born in Edina and grew up in Delano, Minnesota, where he played football and baseball. After graduation from the University of Minnesota, Andy began his career in sports performance as an intern strength and conditioning coach with the University of Minnesota Gopher Football and Wrestling teams from 2015-2017, with a short internship with the University of Arizona Wildcats Football team in 2016. During his time with these two schools, he was honored to help numerous NFL talents as well as all-American wrestlers improve physically and mentally each year.
Outside of coaching, Andy enjoys watching sports, participating in sports, weight lifting, playing with his dog, watching movies, food, traveling, and going out with friends.
Performance Coach Intern
Taylor grew up in Roseville, MN, where she was a track and field athlete and a gymnast throughout high school. After high school, she attended Winona State University and was on the gymnastics team for three years and a student assistant coach for her senior year. At Winona State University she studied exercise science, psychology and Spanish. Prior to coming to Drees Performance Training, she worked as a personal trainer and was an intern for the head strength and conditioning coach at St. Mary’s University.
Outside of coaching she likes to run, bike, travel, read and spend time with friends and family.
Performance Coach Intern
Originally from Twin Lakes, Wisconsin, Justine is currently a senior at Concordia University - St. Paul, where she is working towards a B.S. in Exercise Science and a minor in Sports Psychology. Justine also plays softball for the Golden Bears and will be heading into her senior season this fall.
Through sports, she has learned that if you work hard, you can accomplish anything you set your mind to.
Christel Rouen, LMT
Christel has a great passion for the body and helping others. With training in several modalities each session is individualized based on your needs. Christel is experienced in working with acute and chronic muscular issues, auto related injuries, prenatal or just having that one hour for yourself to unwind and relax.
Christel has been a practicing licensed massage therapist since 2007 with over 4,000 hours of experience.
Kendra has been working as our Office Manager since 2017, but has been working out at Drees Performance since our opening. Not only does she perform various duties around the office, but she is responsible for networking within the Burnsville area and planning our member and volunteer events. On top of working at DPT she also works at USPS as a UNIX System Administrator. When she’s not working she enjoys lifting, traveling, spending time with friends, playing the clarinet, and binge watching Netflix.