Provides Opinion & Testimony In:
fitness equipment design, use operation, fitness center design, certification of instructors, sauna room design operation, steam room design operation, flooring application fitness, designing programs for fitness equipment users, lecturer on fitness, fitness equipment use, Presidents Council on Physical Fitness, Sports Published in the following areas, Fitness use of equipment, fitness center design, training charts instruction materials, rehabilitation programs, instructional videos Designed institutional retail marketing programs for fitness equipment, Exercise Equipment, Fitness Equipment, Fitness Standards, Exercise Equipment Design, Personal Training, Fitness Equipment Design, Sauna Steam Rooms Exercise Flooring
Expert Witness No.670
Degrees and Licenses
University of Washington
Bachelor of Arts, Physical Education & Health
Provisional Teaching Certificate in Education
Coursework & Thesis for M.S., Physical Education
Possess over 25 years of experience in the fitness and sport equipment industries. This includes the following functions and responsibilities.
Fitness Equipment, Program & Facility Designer
Developed, designed and manufactured a complete free weight exercise line of equipment and complimentary selected equipment.
Worked with engineering, research and development departments to develop new fitness products and improve/modify existing fitness products.
Developed training and instructional materials as optical aids for product users, i.e., video’s charts and manuals.
President’s council on Physical Fitness & Sports – 7 years; developed, organized, implemented and supervised six national symposiums on “Employee Health & Fitness: The Corporate View.”
Invited by the White House to give a presentation to 650 medical doctors during the “Fitness in America – The Medical View” Symposium.
National Governors’ Council on Physical Fitness & Sports – 6 years.
At the request of China’s National Sports Council, trained the country’s elite coaches on weight training for all sports
At the request of the Indonesia Government, trained top coaches and athletes on proper weight training for all sports.
Facilitated fitness training clinics and workshops on numerous occasions in the following countries: Australia, Switzerland, Japan, Germany, England, South Africa, Hong Kong, Sweden, Singapore, Finland.
National Sales Manager/Trainer
Increased sales from $5 Million to $70 Million at Universal Gym Equipment.
Worked in coordination with regional and International managers to train company employees and domestic/international dealers on successful sales techniques
Developed sales training materials to include audio and video tapes as well as written presentations and manuals.
Instructed sales representatives on successful selling to organizations of all sizes through direct sales, seminars, networking and trade shows.
Testify as an expert witness in legal matters relating to fitness training, fitness equipment and product safety.
Clients include Academic Institutions, Insurance Companies, Corporations and Private Persons.