Meet Our Coaches

COACH: KATIE CAMPBELL

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LEVEL 1 TRAINER/ OPERATIONS MANAGER/ HEAD COACH/ OWNER

Katie grew up in Fayetteville, Tennessee.  She graduated from Lincoln County High School where she played basketball and volleyball. She then earned her Bachelors Degree from Athens State University in Physical Education and Health Fitness. She started CrossFit in 2015 and hasn’t turned back since. Given the opportunity to intern at CrossFit Madison, she found her calling and earned her CrossFit L1 Certification in 2017. Her passion is helping people and bringing them together. She loves to see the members at Empire South succeed and reach their goals.

COACH: ERIC STEINFATH

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LEVEL 1 TRAINER

Eric grew up in Rogersville, Alabama. He is a Huntsville FireFighter. He is a Level 1 coach. Coach Eric loves to help people. He loves giving the Empire South member’s the motivation they need to help them get through WODs.

COACH: TIFFANY BELL

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LEVEL 1 TRAINER

Tiffany grew up in Priceville, Alabama. She retained her undergrad from The University of Alabama and is now in the process of getting her PhD from the University of Alabama in Huntsville in Biology. Tiffany grew up doing gymnastics and she is a certified gymnastics coach. Tiffany is the Head of our CrossFit Kids program. Her favorite movements are Handstand Walking and Muscle Ups.

COACH: SCOTT RAUER

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LEVEL 1 TRAINER

Scott grew up in Rocky Point, New York, a small town in Eastern Long Island. He graduated from West Point and served 22 years in the Army, completing a Master’s Degree at Georgia Tech along the way. While serving in the Army Special Operations, Scott was first introduced to CrossFit in 2007. In 2016, he started coaching and has enjoyed sharing what he’s learned throughout the years from many great coaches he has worked with, his wife Tracey is also a L2 CrossFit Coach. He emphasizes the benefits of CrossFit and improve the health of all who workout at CFES.

 

COACH: SPENCER HARRISON

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LEVEL 1 TRAINER/ GYMNASTIC SPECIALTY COURSE CERT.

Spencer grew up in Huntsville, Alabama where he earned his Bachelors and Masters degrees in Aerospace Engineering from University of Alabama in Huntsville. Spencer started CrossFit in 2016. He wanted to get back into an active lifestyle and to feel healthier. He was quickly immersed in the incredible community and profound methodology. Now as a coach, he loves to help others get better day after day and to reach and exceed their goals!