Biography of Wayne Coolidge, Jr., M.Ed., CHES

Wayne is a Kinesiology/Health Promotion Specialist consulting in Chronic Disease Prevention, Fitness, and Nutrition. Additional areas of
expertise include Functional Fitness, Energy Balance/Weight Control, Public Health, Corporate Wellness Consultation, and
Paleoanthropology as related to current human health status. He is one of a small number of professionals qualified to teach and consult at
the highest levels in the fields of nutrition, nutritional supplementation, sports science, and fitness training. Wayne has served more than 700
individuals as personal trainer and health/wellness consultant, accounting for 3,100 plus hours of direct one-on-one client contact. He has
authored numerous publications including three books: “Healthy Dynamic Living: Utilizing Lifestyle Lessons from Your Ancestors to Promote
Healthy Aging and Ultimate Wellness,” “Tracking Your Success Journal,” and “The Definitive Guide to Golf Nutrition.”  

Wayne has earned certifications from the National Academy of Sports Medicine (CPFT designation) and the National Commission for Health
Education Credentialing (CHES designation). He is a member of Re-find Health, an organization supporting health care practitioners who
share the common philosophy that nutrition and movement are the key components in not only treating chronic health problems, but
preventing them in the first place. His original corporate health and personal training company, Flex'Time, was based out of Charlotte, North
Carolina and is finishing its 26th year of continuous service in the same location (now known as Fit Central).

Wayne moved to Alaska to consult for the Fairbanks Athletic Club and to research Paleolithic Anthropology. He transitioned to the Alaska
Division of Public Health where he joined the office of Community Health and Emergency Medical Services as the Cardiovascular Heath
Program Manager. He returned to the Carolinas and created Primal Force, a sports science and fitness training center. Wayne currently
dedicates 34 years of knowledge and experience to his position as founder of the Healthy Dynamic Living Initiative, Public Health Liaison for
Premier Foods Group, and on staff consultant to Fit Fusion, a premier fitness and personal training studio in the Mooresville, North Carolina
area.


Education:

University of North Carolina at Charlotte - Master of Education (M.Ed.), Kinesiology and Health Promotion

University of Vermont - Bachelor of Science (B.S.), Health Education, minors in Science and Coaching


Career Highlights of Note:

Author “Healthy Dynamic Living: Utilizing Lifestyle Lessons from Your Ancestors to Promote Healthy Aging and Ultimate Wellness” and creator
of the Healthy Dynamic Living Initiative.

Public Health Liaison and Advisory Board Senior Member, Premier Foods Group Inc.

Trainer and Wellness/Training Consultant to Fit Fusion Personal Training Studio Mooresville, NC.

Co-owner and product formulator, VITAL SURGE, a wellness and longevity enhancing nutraceutical.

Founder and owner, Primal Force Health and Sports Science Center.

Senior Product Specialist and Weight Loss Program Director, X-B Fit Energy.

Alaska Cardiovascular Health Program Manager, Alaska Department of Public Health, Division of Community Health and Emergency Medical
Services.

Founder and owner, Flex’Time Personal and Corporate Health/Fitness Consulting, currently doing business as Fit Central at Dowd YMCA in
Charlotte, NC.

Health Science Editor and contributor, North Carolina Sports & Fitness Magazine.

Adjunct Professor of Health Education, University of North Carolina at Charlotte.

Managed and assisted in the creation of the inaugural Vermont State Employee Wellness Program.

Created and managed The Merchants Bank Wellness Program, the first comprehensive Corporate Health/Fitness program in the State of
Vermont.

Author “Healthy Dynamic Living: Utilizing Lifestyle Lessons from Your Ancestors to Promote Healthy Aging and Ultimate Wellness” and creator
of the Healthy Dynamic Living Initiative.


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For More Information Contact

Wayne Coolidge, Jr., M.Ed., CHES
E-Mail:
wayne@healthydynamicliving.com
Phone: 704-657-9520