About Synchronia


Marty Broda, certified Black Belt Nia® Technique teacher & founder of Synchronia, is a Master Member of IDEA (International Dance Educators’ Association), an ACE (American Council on Exercise) certified Group Fitness Leader, and a certified personal trainer.

Since 1982, she has professionally taught fitness including step, slide, water, circuit, & low impact. Since 1999, she exclusively teaches Nia®. Currently, she teaches in Chapel Hill at UNC Wellness at Meadowmont associated with University of North Carolina hospital system, The Seymour Senior Center of Orange County and Carol Woods Retirement Community.

Synchronia_OutdoorNiaWeb2Marty does special Nia® events at her home under the stars and sky as well as series of classes for community & church groups. To Marty, Nia® is more than a physical workout; it heals mind & spirit, is self-directed, and it enhances life’s blessings. She chooses Nia® as a life practice & path.

She has resided in the North Carolina Triangle area since the 1960s. She attended Elon College and Duke University, taught Social Studies for 30+ years and has recently retired.

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