Born and raised in Gillespie, T.J. received his doctorate of pharmacy from St. Louis College of Pharmacy in 2007. His area of expertise is in natural products, herbals, and dietary supplements and their effects on the human body. He’s written articles for Bluff magazine, Fight magazine, as well as various online publications about the benefits of supplements and natural products on mental and physical performance. He is set to complete his Certified Strength and Conditioning Coach program via the National Strength Coach Association this Fall as well as his level II certification from the Poliquin Performance Institute. He’s scheduled to acquire his Precision Nutrition certification in the Spring of 2012 and his Functional Movement Screen certification in the Spring of 2012.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
- Dietary supplementation, herbals, and other natural products used to enhance mental and physical performance
- Creation of athletic training programs (strength, speed, and power) for baseball, softball, basketball, football, and track
- Diabetic education and training programs
- Disease –state management programs for cholesterol, hypertension, and diabetes.