Raia is a certified personal trainer from NSCA as of 2021. She became passionate about strength training in 2018 when searching to build confidence and close connections. She is currently in college to receive her Bachelor’s in Criminal Psychology. Raia strives to understand the people around her better and positively impact the criminal justice system in the future.
Raia was born in Chicago then moved to Boulder in 2011. She danced for eight years, participating in ballet, acrobatics, and hip hop. After moving to Denver, she quickly found the Vital community, which inspired her to make personal training her full-time job. Raia aims to teach others how fitness can breed a lifetime of strength and meaningful connections. She hopes to aid individuals across all spectrums in building accountability and healthy lifestyles that last. She strongly believes that fitness should be balanced, achievable, yet challenging, and wants to share these insights with clients.