Campus Recreation

Meet Your Personal Trainers


Jaggar Deeds

Certification: American Council on Exercise (ACE)

Hello! My name is Jaggar and I am currently working towards a Business Administration degree through Missouri State University.  After graduation, I plan to stay here at MSU and pursue the M.S  in Health Promotion and Wellness Management degree. I have always had a passion for health and fitness and enjoy helping others reach their personal goals. 


 Karessa Farley

Certification: American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM)

Hi! I am Karessa Farley, and this is my second semester with the Foster Recreation Center. I currently have a Bachelors of Science in Health Promotion with a minor in coaching. Presently, I am working towards my masters in Health Promotion and Wellness Management. After completion of my masters I would like to pursue a career in wellness and coach track and field, which I competed in for five years at the collegiate level. Fitness has always been an important aspect of my life and I am excited to help clients reach their health and wellness goals!


 Kelsey Noah

Hey! I'm Kelsey and I’m a current student at Missouri State University. I am presently working towards a General Business degree with a minor in Entrepreneurship. After college I plan to pursue my dream of opening a gym, and I would like to train there as well. Fitness, more specifically bodybuilding, is a big part of my life and I’m excited to help others with their individual fitness journeys!


 Travis Northern

Certification: American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM)

Hey! My name is Travis Northern and I am a personal trainer here at Missouri State. I just recently graduated with my Bachelors of Science in Exercise Science from Delta State University, where I also played baseball. I am currently pursuing a Doctorate in Physical Therapy and plan to eventually specialize in orthopedics. Health and fitness has always been a passion of mine. I’m thankful and excited to have the opportunity to help my clients reach their goals through personal training!