Meet the Team

At Function Factory, we have hired the highest caliber trainers and coaches from a variety of fields (athletic training, physical therapy, strength coaching and personal training) in order to provide individualized, goal-driven results for our clients. In addition, we have invested in monthly continuing education opportunities for our staff and feature world-renowned educators that ensure our trainers are delivering the latest, evidence-based techniques in fitness programming.

Marko Sanchez

Marko received his Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist certification from the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) in 2001. He is a student of the training and conditioning system developed by internationally renowned …

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Corey Doggett

Corey started on a business path after obtaining a B.S. in Business from University of Phoenix. He quickly shifted gears towards a career as a Personal Trainer and obtained my Personal Trainer Certification from ACE. Currently working to expand my education and certifications in the fitness world.

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Emily Gurgon

Emily has her bachelors degree in Nutritional Science and Dietetics from the University of Arizona. Emily believes nutrition is a fundamental aspect of health. Finding reasonable measures that are useful, as well as incorporating moderation and balance is her primary focus when developing specialized nutrition plans for clients and patients. She has taught nutrition courses at Pima Community College, as well as, other facilities in Arizona and California.

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Derek Cantieni

Derek is a graduate of San Diego State University with a degree in Kinesiology with an emphasis in Athletic Training. He became a Certified Athletic Trainer through the National Athletic Trainers Association, and then became a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist through the National Strength and Conditioning Association….

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