A POUND ICON is a master trainer, as well as an ambassador of our brand, our beliefs, and our mission. They travel the world as an extension of POUND to elevate our united beat, one POUND Pro at a time. They are the educators, the rebels, the humble and electric. With different life and career experiences, personalities and uniqueness, they are the true representation of our BRAND. Let them inspire you, let them MOVE you.


Michelle DesOrmeaux is a Louisiana based ICON inspired by movement and the stage since the age of two, when she started dancing. In recent years, Michelle transitioned from the dance world to competing in pageants and fitness shows, where she’s experienced much success. Michelle loves her four dogs and has found new meaning in life since she’s been able to unleash her inner rockstar through POUND. Michelle enjoys bringing POUND to peoples’ lives – teaching them to spread their little honeybee wings and pollinate the rest of the world with the POUND LOVE!

What are three things you remember about kindergarten?
Drawing on the floor with a crayon during nap time.

If you could live in any TV home, what would it be?
Leave It To Beaver – I’m a traditional kind of girl.

If you could have dinner with anyone from history, who would it be?
Mother Teresa

What’s a great book you’ve read recently?
Freedom Flight by Lanny Bassham

If you could choose your own rockstar nickname, what would it be?

Who’s your favorite rockstar (actual or figurative) and why?
My husband, he’s so supportive!

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