Swazi is a first-generation Ghanaian-American who was born and raised in Los Angeles. He is certified by the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) and has earned a Juris Doctorate degree from a top university.
Before choosing fitness as a career, Swazi worked for law firms including The Cochran Firm and Quinn Emanuel. He approaches fitness in a similar way to working in the corporate world by setting realistic goals and anticipating potential obstacles. Through consistent training and mindful eating, he was able to lose 60 pounds of body fat and maintain that weight loss for four years and counting. His own weight loss transformation enables him to relate to the challenges clients face.
Apart from being relatable, Swazi applies his extensive knowledge of exercise science as he leads group fitness classes including Torched and Circuit Training at Dragonfly. He is proficient in Kettlebell, Pre/Post Natal Training, Animal Flow, Calisthenics, Corrective Exercise and Distance Run Coaching.
In Swazi’s free time, he enjoys traveling to Spain, Japan, China and New Orleans.