Hometown: Charleston, WV
Professional Education: Marshall University, BA Adult Fitness, MS Exercise Science
Professional Certifications: ACE Personal Trainer, CPR
Years in industry: 14
Past Experiences & Accomplishments:
Winning trainer of the American Heart Association – weight loss challenge
Brandon’s Boot Camp – cutting edge group training using the very same programming the best in the industry use to help their clients achieve outstanding results.
Competitive Power Lifter. Won WV State sub-Masters Class 2 years in a row.
Hosted Live Fitness segment for one year on local news station
Areas of Interest:
Strength Training, Power Lifting, Golf, Fat Loss, Corrective Exercise, Sports Performance
Hometown: Smithers, WV
Professional Education: BS in Biology from WV Institute of Technology
Professional Certifications: A.C.E. Personal Training Certification
Years in the Health and Fitness/Personal Training Industry: 17
Past Experience & Accomplishments: Began working at YMCA Health and Fitness Center in 1994; managed YWCA Fitness Program and Building Operations during late 1990s; personal trainer since 1998; numerous other YMCA positions in aquatics and fitness.
Areas of Interest: Steelers, WVU football, and Penguins Hockey, family and friends, mountain biking and other outdoor activities.
Main PT Focus: I love working with beginners of all ages, and do my best to both educate and motivate them to stay on the path that can lead to positive changes in their lives