Our Team

Stacie Tovar

Owner, Director of Programming, Director of Training and Development

Member Since: 2009

Hometown: Humphrey, NE

College: University of Nebraska at Omaha

Profession: Owner of CrossFit Omaha, CrossFit Athlete

Favorite WOD: Any and all HERO Wods

Qualifications:

CrossFit Level 2, Bachelors in Exercise Science, 8x CrossFit Games Qualifier

Proudest Accomplishments:

Nebraska State High School Volleyball Team Champion – Multiple-time Nebraska State High School Track Medalist – 4x NCAA Division II Volleyball Academic Honor Recipient – Graduating with Cum Laude Honors from the University of Nebraska at Omaha – Getting married to my best friend – Being an 8x CrossFit Games Qualifier – CrossFit Team Series Champion 2014, 2015, 2016 – Becoming the owner of my beloved CrossFit Omaha

Addi Kahrs

Head Coach, Chief Nutrition Consultant

Member Since: 2007

Hometown: Omaha

College: Central College, Creighton University

Profession: CrossFit Coach

Favorite WOD: Amanda

Qualifications:

CrossFit Level 3, CrossFit Football, Mobility, Scaling, Adaptive Coaching

Proudest Accomplishments:

Taking control of my health via CrossFit and good nutrition – 2010 CrossFit Games Affiliate Cup Team 3rd Place

Brad Clark

Associate Head Coach, New Member Specialist

Member Since: 2013

Hometown: Bellevue, NE

College: University of Nebraska at Omaha

Profession: CrossFit Coach

Favorite WOD: DT

Qualifications:

CrossFit Level 2, Bachelors in Exercise Science

Proudest Accomplishments:

Earning my Bachelors Degree from the University of Nebraska at Omaha – Becoming a coach at CrossFit Omaha – Raising over $1000 for the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation by completing two, 100 mile, bike rides – 2014 CrossFit Games North Central Regional Team 14th Place

Jess Christiansen

Coach

Member Since: 2009

Hometown: Trenton, MO

College: Cleveland Chiropractic College, Kansas City

Profession: Chiropractor

Favorite WOD: anything I can beat Addi in

Qualifications:

CrossFit Level 2, Bachelors in Human Biology, Doctor of Chiropractic with pediatric certification

Proudest Accomplishments:

Becoming a doctor – Balancing being a wife, mother and small business owner – Becoming a coach at CrossFit Omaha and sharing my passion for fitness with all of you

Bruno Caro

Coach

Member Since: 2013

Hometown: San Diego, CA 

College: Clarkson College

Profession: Nurse  

Favorite WOD: Nasty Girls

Qualifications:

CrossFit Level 1, Bachelors of Science in Nursing

Proudest Accomplishments:

Becoming a father (twice) – Earning a full ride academic scholarship to Nursing school – Becoming a coach at CrossFit Omaha

Evan Johnston

Coach

Member Since: 2012

Hometown: Omaha, Nebraska

College: Wheeling Jesuit University

Profession: Accountant at Hayneedle, Inc., Head Coach Boys’ Varsity Lacrosse at Westside High School

Favorite WOD: Elizabeth

Qualifications:

CrossFit Level 1, USA Weightlifting Sports Performance Coach

Proudest Accomplishments:

2x Nebraska High School Lacrosse State Champion – 4x NCAA Div II Men’s Lacrosse Letterman – NCAA Division II Academic All-American – 2014 CrossFit Games North Central Regional Team 14th Place – 2015 CrossFit Games Central Regional Team 15th Place – 2016 Nebraska State & Open Weightlifting Championships 3rd Place (94kg) – 2016 USA Weightlifting Under 25 National Championships 15th Place (94kg) – Becoming a coach at CrossFit Omaha

Pat Mohs

Coach

Member Since: 2011

Hometown: North Platte, NE

College: University of Nebraska at Omaha

Profession: High School Math Teacher

Favorite WOD: Annie and Karen

Qualifications:

CrossFit Level 1

Proudest Accomplishments:

Marrying my lovely wife Regina – Getting my collegy degree and mathematics teacher certification – 2012 CrossFit Games North Central Regional Team 4th Place – 2013 CrossFit Games North Central Regional Team 4th Place – 2014 CrossFit Games North Central Regional Team 14th Place – 2015 CrossFit Games Central Regional Team 15th Place

Jenn Grass

Retail Store Manager

Member Since: 2010

Hometown: Tekamah, Nebraska

College: Northwest Missouri State University

Profession: Claims Adjuster

Favorite WOD: Anything with Tire Flips

Qualifications:

CrossFit Level 1

Proudest Accomplishments:

Taking on the challenge of Taekwondo and working through the belts / throwing people is fun! – Finishing my Masters Degree – Completing the Corporate Cup 10K for each of the last 4 years / running is NOT fun!

Dustin Tovar

Owner, General Manager

Member Since: 2007

Hometown: Abilene, Kansas

College: University of Nebraska at Omaha

Profession: Owner of CrossFit Omaha

Favorite WOD: Fran

Qualifications:

CrossFit Level 1

Proudest Accomplishments:

2x Kansas State High School Wrestling Champion – 2x NCAA Division II Wrestling All-American – 4x NCAA Division II Academic All-American – 2005 University of Nebraska at Omaha Male Scholar Athlete of the Year – 2010 CrossFit Games Affiliate Cup 3rd Place Team – Convincing a volleyball player to marry me – Becoming the owner of CrossFit Omaha

Louden Tovar

Mascot, Guard Dog

Member Since: 2016

Hometown: East Alton, IL

Profession:  Dog

Favorite WOD: Chasing Squirrels

Qualifications:

Fun-loving, Loyal, and Soft

Proudest Accomplishments:

Finding my mom and dad in Nebraska – Becoming the resident dog at CrossFit Omaha