Ph.D., 2006 Human Movement (conc: Exercise Physiology), Florida State University 

M.A., 2002 Exercise Science, Furman University 

Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (C.S.C.S.), 2002 - present, NSCA 

B.S., 2001 Health and Exercise Science, Furman University 

Written Examination Committee member, Collegiate Strength & Conditioning Coaches
Association 

Director of Fitness Testing and Nutrition Education at Sherpa, Westport CT. 

Court of Master Sommeliers, Introductory Sommelier Examination, passed Fall 2013 

Member, American College of Sports Medicine 

Member, National Strength and Conditioning Association 

Member, Guild of Sommeliers 

Articles (peer-reviewed)

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EPOC Comparison Between Isocaloric Bouts of Steady-State Aerobic, Intermittent Aerobic, and Resistance Training (with Prawee Sirithienthad, Robert J. Moffatt, Richard T. Marcello, and Lynn B. Panton), PTHMS Faculty Publications (2015)
 

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The effects of sedentary behavior on metabolic syndrome independent of physical activity and cardiorespiratory fitness. (with Anna Greer, X Sui, Andrea Maslow, and Steven Blair), J Phys Act Health. (2015)
 

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β-alanine Supplementation Fails to Increase Peak Aerobic Power or Ventilatory Threshold in Aerobically Trained Males. (with Matt Katalinas, Danielle Shaholli, and Paul Gallo), Journal of Dietary Supplements (2015)
 

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Timing influence of carbohydrate-protein ingestion on muscle soreness and next-day running performance. (with Anna Elizabeth Price and Brett T. Jones), Journal of Dietary Supplements (2014)
 

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β-alanine Supplementation Fails to Increase Peak Aerobic or Ventilatory Threshold in Aerobically Trained Males (with Matthew E. Katalinas, Danielle M. Shaholli, and Paul M. Gallo), PTHMS Faculty Publications (2014)
 

Popular Press

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Scientific Illiteracy in Connecticut, Hartford Courant (2014)
 

Presentations (selected)

Dietary intake and supplement use among competitive powerlifters and Olympic lifters. (with Anna Price, Mark DiSanto, and Anthony Caterisano), National Strength and Conditioning Association Annual Meeting. (2012)
 
Timing influence of protein-carbohydrate-electrolyte ingestion on muscle soreness and next-day running performance. (with Brett Jones), National Strength and Conditioning Association Annual Meeting (2011)
 
β-alanine Supplementation Fails to Increase Peak Aerobic Power or Ventilatory Threshold in Trained Males. (with Matt Katalinas, Danielle Scarmozza, and Paul Gallo), American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting (2009)
 
The effects of prolonged endurance exercise on markers of myocardial damage. (with Ben Bograd, Sara Chelland, Krista Austin, and Robert Moffatt), American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting (2005)
 
The effect of repeated bouts of exhaustive endurance exercise on blood lipid and lipoprotein profiles. (with Sara Chelland, Ben Bograd, and Robert Moffatt), American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting (2004)
 

Dissertation