Expert Qualifications

With over 30 years of experience training in various types of gym and fitness facilities, this expert has a particular insight into the field of personal training and fitness facility safety. He has extensive experience with national standards and guidelines for fitness facilities, personal training standards, the design, installation, and usage of fitness equipment, and fitness program design. This expert earned his BA in physical education from the University of Alaska Fairbanks and holds multiple certifications, including personal training, UFC performance training, strength and conditioning specialist, and post-rehab conditioning specialist. He is active in his field as a member of the National Strength and Conditioning Association. He has instructed many in exercise science, as a health science teacher for Sylmar High School, an American Red Cross CPR, AED, & first aid instructor, and a fitness and performance coach for Vistamar High School and UFC Gym. He has also previously served as a trainer for the men's lacrosse club team at Loyola Marymount University and the owner of Balanced Fitness Systems, a fitness training company he ran for nearly 25 years. Currently, this expert serves as the owner of a private fitness training facility in California.

Bio Snapshot

  • Location: CA
  • BA, Physical Education, University of Alaska Fairbanks
  • Certified, Personal Trainer, National Academy of Sports Medicine
  • Certified, USA Weightlifting Club Coach
  • Certified, UFC Performance Training, National Academy of Sports Medicine
  • Certified, Nike SPARQ
  • Certified, Strength and Conditioning Specialist, National Strength & Conditioning Association
  • Certified, Post-Rehab Conditioning Specialist, International Physical Fitness Association
  • Member, National Strength and Conditioning Association
  • Former, Health Science Teacher, Sylmar High School
  • Former, Emergency Medical Technician, various film studios
  • Former, Trainer, Men's LaCrosse Team, Loyola Marymount University
  • Former, Instructor, CPR, AED, & First Aid, American Red Cross
  • Former, Fitness & Performance Coach, Vistamar High School
  • Former, Performance & Fitness Coach, UFC Gym
  • Former, Owner, Balanced Fitness Systems
  • Current, Owner, a private fitness training facility in CA

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