Performance Lifestyle Advisory Board


Hilary Howard

President, Strengths Developer;
Principal, Plant Focused Fitness

Hilary’s passion is helping
organizations and their people to maximize their professional
effectiveness and discover and leverage their unique talents and strengths to bring high levels of
engagement, productivity, and
purpose while creating a strong competitive advantage.


Ari Whitten

Author; Founder, The Energy

Ari Whitten is the #1 bestselling author of the cutting-edge book Forever Fat Loss and the creator of the ground-breaking Energy Blueprint system. He is a nutrition and lifestyle expert who has been running a nutrition counseling and personal training business for over a decade.


Ian Jeffreys

Internationally Renowned Strength
and Conditioning Coach;
Educator; Author

Ian is an internationally renowned coach, educator, and author. He is regarded as a world authority in the development of speed, agility, and conditioning for team sports. His unique game speed system and RAMP warm-up protocols are widely adopted by many coaches and organizations.


Catherine L. Pastille, Ph.D.

Business Administration, Leadership
and Management Lecturer,
Providence College; Assistant
Professor of Management,
Assumption College

Dr. Pastille teaches management at Assumption College in Worcester, MA, focusing mostly on courses that encourage and develop ethical decision making and the appropriate use of technologies that support human performance.


Tudor Bompa, Ph.D.

Professor Emeritus, York University;
Father of Modern Periodization;
Founder, Tudor Bompa Institute

Tudor Bompa is often regarded as the father of sports periodization theory. He is also an Olympic athlete and coach, a prolific author, and a Professor Emeritus at York University in Toronto.


Arthur P. Ciaramicoli, Ed.D., Ph.D.

Licensed Clinical Psychologist;

Arthur Ciaramicoli is a licensed clinical psychologist, who has been treating clients for more than 30 years. He is also a former educator, an active lecturer, a seasoned media expert, and an accomplished author.


Joel Fuhrman, M.D.

Family Physician; 6-Time Best Selling
Author; Founder, DrFuhrman Online

Joel Fuhrman is a board-certified family physician, six-time New York Times best-selling author and internationally recognized expert on nutrition and natural healing, who specializes in preventing and reversing disease through nutritional methods.


Eddie Enriquez

Founder, Cap Elite

Eddie Enriquez is the founder of Cap Elite. CAP Elite was established in 2003 with the focus of training athletes. CAP stands for Centers for Athletic Performance, becoming the first CrossFit gym in the Montgomery, Conroe and Magnolia area in 2008 and has been the training ground for many of other gyms in the area.


Jon Hinds

NBA and NFL Strength Coach,
Celebrity Personal Trainer

Jon Hinds founded MBG in January 2000 as the first 100% functional training gym in the country. This was a very daring step to take as all gyms at this time used machines for fitness… not the body! Jon argued that true health is based on the pure intuitive movements of running, jumping, crawling, climbing, reacting and rolling mixed with natural whole body alignment training and plant-strong nutrition.


Dr. Steinbaum

Fellow, American College of Cardiology
Fellow, American Heart Association
Director of Women’s Cardiovascular Prevention, Health and Wellness
at Mt. Sinai Hospital in NYC

Dr. Steinbaum is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association. She is a National Spokesperson for the Go Red for Women campaign and chairperson of Go Red for Women in New York City. She is on the New York City Board of the American Heart Association.