DG, a former professional skier and elite level coach, is a Certified Functional Aging Specialist and holds several certifications with the National Academy of Sports Medicine.
His professional knowledge is much sought after, having lectured at educational institutions including: University of California, Los Angeles, and Berkeley, Pepperdine University, California Polytechnic University and Pierce College.
DG is known for his entertaining and easy to understand presentations, and has conducted numerous educational workshops nationwide, for groups such as American Management Association, American Personnel Association, National Association of Accountants, City and County of Los Angeles, and many others.
His corporate clients have included Neutrogena, Pioneer Electronics, Canon Business Machines and ADP.
DG is a member of the National Osteoporosis Foundation, the American Senior Fitness Association and serves on the Board of Directors of the Foundation of Senior Services, .
He has long been involved in the local community as a member of the Greater West Valley Lion's Club and youth baseball coach at Sunrise Little League in Woodland Hills and the West Hills Pony League.
Dr. Ramos' professional specialization is in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation: Sports and Occupational Medicine, and she has served as Assistant Clinical Professor, University of California at Irvine, College of Medicine.
Dr. Ramos has committed herself to the promotion of health and fitness not only to her patients, but to the community at large as well.
Being a NSCA Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, her experience also includes work as a personal trainer, older adult fitness educator, and a volunteer trainer for Special Olympics track athletes.
Dr. Ramos not only advises patients and clients on the benefits of physical fitness, but she herself has been a competitive fitness athlete for 13 years. Her competitive fitness achievements include winning the Natural Universe Model Quest 2001, Ms. Fitness Los Angeles 2005, NPC Los Angeles Fitness Championships 2007 and Ms. America Fitness Award 2007. Most recently, she succeeded in becoming a Semi-Finalist in the premiere season of NBC's American Gladiators.
Dr. Howayeck, an anti-aging and medical consultant with three published books and former medical radio talk show, is a Certified Speaker for the Foundation for Osteoporosis Research & Education and the American Bone Health Association.
During his distinguished 22-year career in podiatry and podiatric surgery, Dr. Howayeck served as Assistant Clinical Professor of Surgery at the University of Hawaii, School of Medicine and served as President of the Hawaii Podiatric Medical Association.
While in private practice, Dr. Howayeck diagnosed and treated osteoporosis-related fragility stress fractures and interpreted thousands of ultrasound bone density tests.
Since his mother's death due to a hip fracture he is committed to promoting public education around the devastating and widely misunderstood issues surrounding bone health and osteoporosis.
Annora is a Certified Functional Aging Specialist with the Functional Aging Institute, a Certified Fitness Trainer and Specialist in Fitness Nutrition with the International Sports Sciences Association, and a Corrective Exercise Specialist and Golf Fitness Specialist with the National Academy of Sports Medicine.
As a fitness professional, Annora has not only worked as a personal trainer, but as a representative and trainer on multiple specialized equipment including the Sproing and ReACT Trainer.
Working with a variety of different clientele from professional athletes to an 86 year old with a hip replacement, Annora's deepest inspiration for fitness comes with working with older adults and the concept of active, healthy aging.
Fitness is medicine and Annora is committed to helping change the perception of aging. Toward this end, she is a candidate for a Master of Science in Gerontology at USC Davis School of Gerontology.
Jennifer is a Certified Personal Trainer with the National Academy of Sports Medicine, Certified Health Coach with the American Council on Exercise and a Certified Professional Coach and Master Certified Coach with the International Coach Federation.
She holds a Bachelor's in Law and Society from University of California, Santa Barbara, Phi Beta Kappa and Masters in Transpersonal Psychology, Sofia University, with a specialization in Creativity and Innovation.
With over 18 years of experience as a personal trainer, wellness coach and health educator includes working in national corporations such as Equinox Fitness and PlusOne-Optum, as a Personal Trainer, Group Exercise Instructor and Personal Training Manager. As a Master Instructor for Equinox Fitness Training Institute, her responsibilities included teaching anatomy, physiology, exercise physiology, biomechanics and advanced training including sports specific programming.
She has specialized in rehabilitative exercise, weight loss, advanced metabolic testing and movement analysis.
Her experience in corporate coaching, (Including her role with Cigna, where Jennifer worked on an integrated team of coaches and clinicians) includes creating and implementing company wide wellness programs, health education campaigns and facilitated learning experiences.
A lifelong fitness enthusiast, Skye is a former competitive gymnast, winning the Southern California Regional Championship and placing 4th All-Around at the California State Championship.
As catcher she led her high school softball team (El Camino Real, in Woodland Hills), to two Los Angeles City Championships.
Skye won the City Softball Batting Title in her Junior year (batting .507), and was consistently named to the All-League, All-City and All-Area Teams by the Los Angeles Times and Daily News.
She also competed for Junior Olympic softball travel teams, at the National Championship level.
Skye studied marketing at Santa Barbara City College and attended California State University Northridge, majoring in Communications.
She has over 10 years experience in marketing with firms such as American Greetings, Target, CVS, Degree Deodorant, Whole Foods, Archer Farms, George Foreman Grills and Saturn automobiles, among others.