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Graduating class of 1978 Hamden High School

Dean Jr. College 2 year accelerated course – Exercise Science, human performance, communicational arts.

Continuing education in the fitness industry:

IDEA Health & Fitness Association -Attended over 8 hands-on workshops, and conferences in 15 years.

  • IDEA Health & Fitness Association communicates with fitness professionals in over 80 countries.
  • The most respected education and workshops for fitness professionals worldwide.

IDEA World Fitness Convention™

IDEA Personal Trainer Institute™

Wrote for IDEA Personal Trainers Industry journal

Published 5 articles in trade journals, was featured in 4.

2- Front covers Gold Digest, IDEA Personal Trainer Journal.

Featured as Top 15 industry professionals in IDEA worldwide personal trainer journal.

Received letter from President Kathie Davis, IDEA confirming Top 15

Flew a staff of 10 to California for the World Convention for 4- days, and became featured in the worldwide personal trainer journal.

IHRSA -Annual International Conventions

Attended 4 annual hands-on workshops, and was a presenter at the TRX both with the head of program development.

The International Health, Racquet & Sportsclub Association — is the trade association serving the global health club and fitness industry. The mission of IHRSA is to grow, protect and promote the health and fitness industry.

Perform Better Functional training workshops-

The Perform Better Functional Training Institute in West Warwick, Rhode Island offers cutting-edge education for coaches, trainers, and rehab specialists with various seminars throughout the year.

Attended 6 3-day hands-on workshops

National Academy of Sports Medicine NASM

Became Certified at MIT hands-on training summit, along with 3-1 ratio teacher/ student

Attended 5 national workshops, all hands-on learning by doing

Hired 2 Top NASM presenters in 2000 to present my staff of 10 a private 4-hour hands-on workshop on location Hamden CT.

Became a National Academic Partner for the National Academy of Sports Medicine to give educational credits to those students attending Dave Parise’s hands-on personal training school/workshops. Fit-Pros Academy. #540

National Federation of Personal Trainers. NFPT

Was chosen by the director of EDU to partner with an organization to be their Academic Partner to continue education for trainers worldwide through hands-on lesson plans. N.F.P.T.