Stephanie Goodin, MBA, CDP

Administrator / Co-owner
As an accomplished businesswoman, Stephanie Goodin is co-owner and the chief administrator for AZE. Her sequence of senior management roles began with her position as Marketing Manager for Macerich. She then served as Vice President of Development at Adultcare Assistance Homecare, where she focused on marketing and branding initiatives, as well as overall business development. In 2012, she started her own company, Geriatric Specialists – Senior Placements, LLC, for which she currently serves as CEO. Stephanie’s strong business acumen has been demonstrated by consistent success with various executive tasks and projects. Her strengths include business operations, marketing, budget and fiscal management, business development, strategic planning, fundraising, events planning, public relations, and media relations.
Large scale planning is well within her comfort zone, as she has worked with high dollar budgets and has organized large-scale events, one of which featured famous recording artist Natalie Cole. Stephanie has a strong presence in the senior community of the northwest valley, and she has forged strong relationships in the medical community and amongst hospitals, health care institutions, and various health care agencies. Her generosity and humanitarianism has been established through her great number of community service projects. Stephanie works in service of the elderly. As a Certified Dementia Practitioner/Certified Instructor, she has been able to advocate for dementia sufferers and loved ones by setting up community memory screenings, community lectures, and other educational opportunities for dementia awareness and care.
Stephanie formerly served as a Board Member of Eve’s Place Domestic Violence Shelter, Treasurer of the Cartwright Education Foundation, Chair of the Sun Health Foundation Fashion Show for 2012 and 2013, and Co-Chair of the 2013 Sun Health Foundation-Health SUNsations Gala. She was named a 2011 The Heart of Business Awards Finalist for the City of Surprise and the 2011 Community Partner of the Year by the Sun City Fire Department. Stephanie was also featured in the 2013, AZ Economy’s Special Report “35 Entrepreneurs 35 & Younger”, which highlighted young successful entrepreneurs in Arizona. She has her Bachelors of Science from Arizona State University, and she completed her advance level business training with an MBA from the University of Phoenix. Stephanie is the mother of an all-star cheerleader, as her daughter has cheered for the past 3 years and is entering her fourth season as a 6-year-old, mini, at Arizona Element Elite. Stephanie has been professionally endorsed by numerous valley business executives, and they all attest to her compassion, devotion, professionalism, motivation, creativity, high quality performance, and her unrelenting willingness to go above and beyond the call of duty. Stephanie’s leadership will bring AZE to great heights, and her positive energy and good spirit will pervade throughout the gym that she and her partners have offered as a cheer home for the community.

Dennis M. Chesney, MBA

Administrator / Co-owner
Dennis brings a lot of passion to the business having been a cheer dad for 10 ​years now. He has been team/gym photographer for his daughters past gyms and, over the course of the last year has been studying score sheets, obtaining his ACCA Safety certification and running AZ Elements back office system and operating accounts. He was an integral part in the set up of the gym, the hiring of coaches and making sure the gym was operating on all cylinders.
Dennis and his family have lived in Phoenix for 13 years now. Dennis was born and raised in New York and has for business reasons, lived in Florida and California prior to this. Dennis has his Masters in Business Administration with an emphasis on Business Management.
Dennis worked in the insurance industry while living in New York, which is where he gained his practical business management skills. In 1992, he purchased a small run down restaurant in Cape Canaveral Florida. With his skill set, he turned that business into a moneymaker prior to turning it over to its current owner. Dennis went on to work for some major oil companies having started at the bottom as a Convenience Store Manager; he worked through various position of increasing responsibility. Dennis currently heads up the Arizona market and soon to include portions of California for his current employer in their automotive lubricants division.

Christine Chesney

Administrator / Co-Owner
Being a cheer Mom with an eye for design and a passion to succeed, Christine is a vital part of the ownership team. Having a daughter in competitive cheer for over 10 years now has helped Christine see what she does and does not like in the industry. This helps her work towards making sure that every athlete in our gym is cared for, looks great, progresses their skills safely and has every opportunity to succeed.

Christine is a graduate of Pace University and has been working in the financial services field for over 20 years. She has amassed many licenses over the years such as her series 7 and 66.


Monday3:00PM - 10:00PM
Tuesday3:00PM - 10:00PM
Wednesday3:00PM - 10:00PM
Thursday3:00PM - 10:00PM
Friday3:00PM - 10:00PM
Saturday9:00AM - 3:00PM
Sunday6:00PM - 9:00PM