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Bradley Corcoran

Bradley Corcoran

Bradley is a former NCAA Division I athlete, competing for Long Island University-Brooklyn’s Men’s Golf team, leading them to the 2004 Northeast Conference Championship and NCAA East Regional.

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Katie Billard

Katie Billard

Katie completed her undergraduate degree in Human Kinetics at the University of Guelph and her Master’s degree in Clinical Anatomy at the University of Western Ontario.

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Tracie Sindrey

Tracie Sindrey

Tracie is a Registered Dietitian and Certified Diabetes Educator with 15 years of experience in the field of nutrition.

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Elisa Ruffolo

Elisa Ruffolo

Elisa received both an Honours Bachelor of Science degree, and a Master of Science degree, in Kinesiology and Health Science, from York University.

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Debra Basch

Debra Basch

Debra has an academic background in business from Ryerson University and is a Registered Holistic Nutrition graduate from the Canadian School of Naturopathic Nutrition.

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Kristin Boyle

Kristin Boyle

Kristin completed an Honours Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology from the University of Western Ontario. 

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Kyle Brownell

Kyle Brownell

Kyle is currently a Ph.D. candidate at the University of Saskatchewan in Motor Control.

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Denis Collier

Denis Collier

Denis is a Registered Dietitian, CSEP Certified Exercise Physiologist and has a Master's degree in Kinesiology.

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Sal Collura

Sal Collura

Sal is an enthusiastic individual whose energetic personality is fuelled by his passion to understand and apply scientific principles to fitness, health and wellness.

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Steve Coons

Steve Coons

Steve is a Certified Kinesiologist and owner of Kinetic Fitness Group.

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Sergiu Fediuc

Sergiu Fediuc

Sergiu completed his undergraduate and graduate studies at York University where he obtained a Ph.D. in Kinesiology in 2009.

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Chet Fletcher

Chet Fletcher

Chet completed his undergraduate degree in Kinesiology at The University of Waterloo.

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Leigh Gavarkovs

Leigh Gavarkovs

Leigh has a Bachelor’s of Arts in Contemporary Dance from the University of Texas.

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Noah Gentner

Noah Gentner

Noah received a B.A. in Psychology from Indiana University and a Master’s and Ph.D. in Sport and Exercise Psychology from the University of Tennessee. 

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Joseph Gibbons

Joseph Gibbons

Joseph is a full-time faculty member at Humber College and the University of Guelph-Humber. He completed his Master’s in Exercise Physiology from Western University and the University of Windsor, concurrently.

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Elisse Greenspoon

Elisse Greenspoon

Elisse obtained her Honours Bachelor of Science in Medical Biophysics from the University of Western Ontario. 

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Judi Haig-Tullio

Judi Haig-Tullio

A Masters graduate from the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana Judi has been actively involved in many facets of the fitness field as an instructor, fitness consultant and health club manager.

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Helen Kolberg

Helen Kolberg

Helen completed a Master of Business Administration at York University and an Honours Bachelor of Environmental Studies in Urban and Regional Planning at the University of Waterloo. 

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Fabian Rayne

Fabian Rayne

Fabian is a Registered Kinesiologist, Certified Exercise Physiologist and President of FabYourLife Inc, a multidisciplinary health and wellness company in Markham. 

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Linda Laufer

Linda Laufer

After receiving a B.A. from York University in 1972, Linda completed her Ontario Teaching Certification at Toronto Teachers College in 1973.

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Charlie Lee

Charlie Lee

Charlie Lee, Ph.D. (Physical Education) has 16 years of teaching experience in the areas of Fitness and Health Promotion at college and university levels as a part time and full time lecturer. 

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Devon Peart

Devon Peart

Devon Peart is a Registered Dietitian with a Masters in Community Nutrition, and the Collaborative Program in Women’s Studies, from the University of Toronto.

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Janet Pritchard

Janet Pritchard

Dr. Janet Pritchard holds a PhD in Medical Sciences from McMaster University and a BSc in Human Kinetics from the University of Guelph.

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Ajay Rampersad

Ajay Rampersad

Ajay started teaching in the Fitness and Health Promotion Program at Humber in 2011. Prior to that, he completed a Master’s Degree in Fitness Science and a Bachelor’s Degree in Kinesiology with a Certificate in Fitness Assessment and Exercise Counselling from York University

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Paul Richard

Paul Richard

Paul is a Cardiac Rehabilitation Therapist with the Cardiac Wellness and Rehabilitation Centre at the TrilIium Health Centre in Mississauga.

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Jodi Robinson

Jodi Robinson

Jodi is a Registered Dietitian, Certified Diabetes Educator and Fitness Professional.

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Victoria Ryder-Burbidge

Victoria Ryder-Burbidge

After graduating from Queen’s University with a degree in English Literature, Victoria worked in both the travel and restaurant fields. Following years of participating in fitness classes, Victoria attended her first Group Exercise instructor training course at the local YMCA in 1990 and realized she had found her passion in teaching.

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Deb Singer

Deb Singer

Deb Singer has been in the fitness industry for almost 20 years.

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Jay Tabac

Jay Tabac

Jay completed his undergraduate degree in Exercise Science at Concordia University.

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Winnie Talan

Winnie Talan

Winne has an academic background in law, however the fitness industry is where Winnie truly belongs.

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Alanna Turco

Alanna Turco

Alanna has over 20 years of experience in the fitness industry including both corporate and commercial clubs.

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Mike Walker

Mike Walker

Mike completed his Undergraduate Degree in Physical Education at Wilfrid Laurier University and his Master of Science Degree from the University of Toronto.

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Brent Welsh

Brent Welsh

Brent completed an undergraduate degree in Sport and Physical Education at Laurentian University and a M.Sc. in Fitness Science at York University.

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Sarah Wilkinson

Sarah Wilkinson

Sarah completed both her undergraduate and doctoral degrees in the Department of Kinesiology at McMaster University.

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Amanda Halls

Amanda Halls

Amanda is a Certified Athletic Therapist, since 2001. She is currently enrolled in her Masters of Rehabilitation Science from McMaster Universtiy, but also has a Diploma in Sports Injury Management from Sheridan College and an Honours Bachelor’s of Arts and Science degree in Kinesiology from Wilfrid Laurier university.

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Cara Kasdorf

Cara Kasdorf

Cara graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Human Nutritional Sciences from the University of Manitoba, and then went on to complete a combined Master of Applied Nutrition and dietetic internship program at the University of Guelph.

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Leila Kelleher

Leila Kelleher

Leila has a Ph.D. in Biomechanics from the University of Western Ontario. Her Ph.D. research focused on functional fitness testing, specifically the Functional Movement Screen and the Y-balance test.

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Leah Shainhouse

Leah Shainhouse

Leah Shainhouse is a Registered Dietitian with the College of Dietitians of Ontario and a member of the Dietitians of Canada.

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Maria Pelliccia

Maria Pelliccia

Maria Pelliccia has a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from York University and a Bachelor of Applied Science in Food and Nutrition from Ryerson University.

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John-David Kato

John-David Kato

Dr. J.D. Kato obtained a bachelor’s degree in Biology from the University of British Columbia. After traveling and working overseas for two years, he obtained his DC from Palmer College of Chiropractic West in San Jose, California where he was his class’s valedictorian.

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Gabrielle Allison

Gabrielle Allison

Darian Silk

Darian Silk

Darian is a Certified Exercise Physiologist with a Bachelors degree in Fitness Education from McGill University and a Masters degree in Fitness Specialization from York University.

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Tiffany Giecko

Tiffany Giecko

Tiffany completed an Honours Bachelor of Science in Psychology in 2004 at the University of Toronto. Her interest in the link between body and mind as it pertains to health led her to the Canadian Memorial Chiropractic College where she graduated with a Doctor of Chiropractic Degree in 2008.

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Matt Comand

Matt Comand

Matt holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Sport Management from Brock University and a Master’s Degree in Sport & Performance Psychology from the University of Denver. Currently, Matt teaches in both the Fitness and Health Promotion and Sport Management programs in the School of Hospitality, Recreation & Tourism at Humber.

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Nathan Campbell

Nathan Campbell

Nathan is a Certified Athletic Therapist, certified in 2003.

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James Manson

James Manson

Karyn Humber

Karyn Humber