Expert 436442 - CO


Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in the Physical Education, Sports, Recreational, and Adult Fitness Industry. My expertise includes fitness and risk management, recreational and sports operations, facilities, equipment and the use of warnings in these type facilities; recreational injuries; operations of fitness; as well as the use of exercise equipment. My teaching expertise consists of the professional preparation of coaches, fitness instructors, physical educators, athletic administrators, recreation supervisors, and their careers. I am highly knowledgeable in various topics of gymnastics, weight-training, tumbling and trampoline, aerobic conditioning, swimming for conditioning, diving, body building, tennis, football, baseball, job-related fitness requirements, and psychology of coaching. I have more than 30 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Areas of Expertise


Expert Witness

My expert witness experience includes: Sports and Athletic Warnings; Risk Management; Venue Operations; Standards of care in gymnastics, cheerleading, fitness, and exercise physical education and recreation


Consulting Experience

My consulting services include: Sports Operations, Trampoline Standards of Care, Trampoline Court Operation, Training, and Risk Management.


Professional Experiences




Relevant Experiences

I have not been involved with camps for many years. I have experience in teaching sport and recreation administration and supervision for 42 years, my doctorate is in administration and supervision.


Education

DegreeSubjectInstitution
Ed.D.Higher Education AdministrationUniversity of Houston
Ed.S.Public School Administration and SupervisionUniversity of Bridgeport
B.S.Physical Education and HealthSouthern Connecticut State College

Licenses Certifications

Certified Forensic Consultant (CFC)
Board Certified Forensic Examiner
American Board of Forensic Examiners
Safety Certified
USA Gymnastics Association

Awards & Affiliation

Professor Emeritus
Human Performance and Sports Department
Distinguished Advisory Board Service Award
Teaching Excellence Stipend Award
Distinguished Service Award
Outstanding Teaching Award

Primary Affiliation

American College of Sports Medicine


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