What People Say


What People Say About Joan

“Joan is a veteran fitness professional. I value her practical skills, speaking presence and collaborative spirit!” Sandy Todd Webster, Editor in Chief at IDEA Health and Fitness Association

"Joan is a top-notch, nationally known and respected author, speaker and fitness expert. She is professional, knowledgeable and completely approachable." Rob Lucarelli, Director of Communications, Judson Services, Inc.

"SHARE is so fortunate to be able to feature Joan Pagano's fitness tips and exercise videos on our blog at www.sharecancersupport.org . Joan is an expert in helping women undergoing treatment for breast or ovarian cancer to incorporate healthy movement into their recovery.” Beth Kling Communications Director, SHARE: Self-help for Women with Breast or Ovarian Cancer

“I started working out with Joan in my mid-40s primarily out of a desire not to end up like my mother, who has health issues related to smoking and lack of exercise. As my muscles toned up, a whole new shape emerged. I look younger and I feel more energized and in control.” Jean, NY, NY

“Several months ago…I started my new fitness program and changed my life! I am now at my goal weight – HURRAY!!! – and I would like to continue using your weight training programs to improve my body strength and tone…I would also like to get my girls involved in their own personal training programs. Thank you, Joan, for your commitment to women’s fitness, no matter their age or fitness level. You inspire us all!” Susan, Calgary, Canada



What People Say About Joan’s Books

Joan is a fitness expert whose books I use regularly as resources for my clients who are engaged in wellness coaching.” Cheryl Jones, owner of The Mindful Path, LLC

“My doctor said early on that it was okay to exercise. So, I have begun to read your book, and found your compassion for helping people of all different situations.” Patricia, NC, USA

"I give Ms. Pagano an A+ for both clarity and variety. The book has clear descriptions of exercises, and excellent photos with a white dotted line showing the muscles each exercise is supposed to work." Erica, Boston, MA

“I love, love, love it! The content is fascinating and useful, the organization is intelligent and accessible, and the design is beautiful.” Ellen, NY, NY

"I have purchased several books devoted to strength training. I have to say, this book is the best I have found by far. What makes this book exceptional is how thorough it is and also how much variety it offers." Wendy, Toronto, Canada

"I have Joan Pagano's book, Strength Training for Women. What I loved most about it compared to other fitness books, is that it really makes you intuitively smarter about training." Sara, United Arab Emirates

"Joan is a top-notch, nationally known and respected author, speaker and fitness expert. She is professional, knowledgeable and completely approachable." Rob Lucarelli, Director of Communications, Judson Services, Inc.

"SHARE is so fortunate to be able to feature Joan Pagano's fitness tips and exercise videos on our blog at www.sharecancersupport.org . Joan is an expert in helping women undergoing treatment for breast or ovarian cancer to incorporate healthy movement into their recovery.” Beth Kling, Communications Director, SHARE: Self-help for Women with Breast or Ovarian Cancer

“I started working out with Joan in my mid-40s primarily out of a desire not to end up like my mother, who has health issues related to smoking and lack of exercise. As my muscles toned up, a whole new shape emerged. I look younger and I feel more energized and in control.” Jean, NY, NY

“Several months ago…I started my new fitness program and changed my life! I am now at my goal weight – HURRAY!!! – and I would like to continue using your weight training programs to improve my body strength and tone…I would also like to get my girls involved in their own personal training programs. Thank you, Joan, for your commitment to women’s fitness, no matter their age or fitness level. You inspire us all!” Susan, Calgary, Canada