THE PRōZE PRōS

The PRōZE PRō’s are made up of some of the most respected Athletes, Doctors, Performance Specialist, and Elite Organizations in the world.

Brian Griese, NFL PRō

Brian Griese is a former NFL quarterback and current color commentator for ESPN College Football. Griese started career at University of Michigan and was drafted to the Denver Broncos in 1998. He played for the Miami Dolphins, Tampa Bay Buccaneers, Chicago Bears, and Tampa Bay Buccaneers ending his professional football career in 2008.

James Wisniewski, NHL PRō

James Wisniewski is a professional ice hockey defenseman, 2018 US Olympian. He was drafted in 2002 to the Chicago Blackhawks and currently plays for the Kassel Huskies.

Peter Taglianetti, NHL PRō

Walter Andrew “Bubby” Brister III played 14 years in the NFL, starting and spending most of his career with the Pittsburgh Steelers. Prior to playing football in college he was drafted to play baseball out of high school by the Detroit Tigers. He played one season for the minor league Bristol Tigers before playing quarterback for Tulane and Northeast Louisiana and was taken in the third round in the 1986 NFL Draft. He is a 2x Super Bowl Champion and holds the second longest touchdown run by a Broncos quarterback (38 yards). 

Walter "Bubby" Brister, NFL PRō

Walter Andrew “Bubby” Brister III played 14 years in the NFL, starting and spending most of his career with the Pittsburgh Steelers. Prior to playing football in college he was drafted to play baseball out of high school by the Detroit Tigers. He played one season for the minor league Bristol Tigers before playing quarterback for Tulane and Northeast Louisiana and was taken in the third round in the 1986 NFL Draft. He is a 2x Super Bowl Champion and holds the second longest touchdown run by a Broncos quarterback (38 yards). 

Gus Frerotte, NFL PRō

Gus Frerotte former NFL quarterback drafted in 1994 by the Washington Redskins. He spent 15 seasons in the NFL.  In 1996 he was selected to Pro Bowl passing for 3,453 yards, ranking 9th in pass completions. He tied the record for longest touchdown pass against the Chicago Bears in 2008.

Marty Turco, NHL PRō

Marty Turco is a former professional ice hockey goaltender who played 11 seasons in the NHL. He played for Dallas stars, Chicago Blackhawks, and the Boston Bruins. He is a 2004-05 silver medalist IIHF World Championships Canada, 2002-03 NHL Second All-Star Team, Dallas, and in both 2000-01 and 2002-03 was awarded the Roger Crozier Saving Grace Award Dallas Stars.

Tom Danielson, Road Racing Cyclist PRō

Tom Danielson is a former professional road racing cyclist who has rode for UCI ProTeam Cannondale-Garmin(2008-2015), Discovery Channel (2005-2007), Fassa bortolo (2004), Saturn (2003), and Mercury (2002). Danielson has medaled 1st in the Tour of Utah 2013 , 2nd overall in the USA Pro Cycling Challenge 2014, and 8th overall in the Tour de France 2011. Danielson now owns and coaches at Cinch Cycling.

Nic Lamb, Surfing PRō

Nic Lamb is an American professional surfer. Lamb has won competitions including 2016 Titans of Mavericks and The Punta Galea Challenge in Spain 2017.

Rick Berry, NHL PRō

Rick Berry, former NHL defenseman was drafted in 1997 to the Colorado Avalanche. He spent his career playing for Seattle Thunderbirds, Spokane Chiefs, Hershey Bears, Colorado Avalanche, Pittsburgh Penguins, Washington Capitals, Portland Pirates, Utah Grizzlies, San Antonio Rampage, Milwaukee Admirals, Bridgeport Sound Tigers, Springfield Falcons, and Füchse Duisburg.

Chris Thompson, PGA PRō

Thompson turned professional in 1999 and qualified for the Web.com Tour in 2007. He played in over 30 events that year. While on the tour in 2018, Chris Thompson finished the season as one of the most productive players.

Thompson earned his PGA Tour card for the 2018–19 season after finishing in the top 25 on the Web.com Tour money list, becoming a rookie on the tour at the age of 42. Going into the tour, he had nine professional victories, including the 2014 Nebraska Open.

Brenden Morrow, NHL PRō

Brenden Morrow began his professional career in 1999 and was Rookie of the Year. He has played for the NHL’s Dallas Stars, the Michigan K-Wings of the International Hockey League, the Oklahoma City Blazers, Pittsburgh Penguins, the St.Louis Blues, and the the Tampa Bay Lightnings. 

Gigi Meyer, Wakeboard + Volleyball PRō

Gigi, is an athletic force to be reckoned with. In wake-boarding, at the WWA Wakeboard 2015 National Championships, she won the Amateur Women 19-24 group.

In volleyball Gigi played in 126 volleyball matches at FGCU, and holds the record for all-time assists with 4,408. After being a star player she transitioned into coaching at FGCU.

Today, GiGi Meyer lives in Florida and continues to push herself as health coach and in her daily performance.

Ahman Green, NFL PRō

Thompson turned professional in 1999 and qualified for the Web.com Tour in 2007. He played in over 30 events that year. While on the tour in 2018, Chris Thompson finished the season as one of the most productive players.

Thompson earned his PGA Tour card for the 2018–19 season after finishing in the top 25 on the Web.com Tour money list, becoming a rookie on the tour at the age of 42. Going into the tour, he had nine professional victories, including the 2014 Nebraska Open.

Mike Modano, NHL PRō

An American former professional ice hockey player, who played primarily for the Minnesota/Dallas Stars franchise. He spent the final season of his NHL career with his hometown Detroit Red Wings.

He is the all-time goal-scoring and points leader amongst American-born players in NHL history. Modano was drafted first overall by the North Stars in 1988, and after the team moved to Texas he helped the Stars win the Stanley Cup in 1999.

Modano is considered one of the most influential figures in popularizing hockey in Texas and the southern United States. Modano was inducted into the Hockey Hall of Fame on November 17, 2014. In 2017, he was named one of the 100 Greatest NHL Players.

Becky Quinn, USA Cycling PRō

Becky Quinn took her first national title in 2002, and ended 2003 with a bang by winning the Manhattan Beach Grand Prix. She kicked off 2004 with trips to UCI World Cups in Moscow and Aguascalientes. Becky is a strong contender for impressive finishes this season, as she started off the season earning a silver medal in a World Cup scratch race.

Wyndham Clark, PGA PRō

Wyndham Clark is a current PGA Tour player since 2017. He enrolled at Oklahoma State University in 2012, in that year he finished 9th in the U.S. Amateur. In 2016, he transferred to Oregon where he won the Pac-12 Conference Championship and Golf Week Player of the Year.

Robert Russel, PGA PRō

Robert Russell played professional golf for 10 years, playing in the 1999 US Open. In 2015 he was the leading money-earner for the Midwest Section PGA. Robert went to school at Kansas City Community College where he won the National Jr. College Championship. He then went on to play for UMKC where he was a 2-time All-American.

Tom Pernice Jr, PGA PRō

Pernice was born in Kansas City, Missouri. He attended UCLA, where his teammates on the golf team included Jay Delsing, Corey Pavin, Steve Pate and Duffy Waldorf. Pernice was a two-time All-American and Pac-10 Player of the Year in 1981. Pernice won two PGA Tour events, his first coming in his 213th event. His best finish in a major is T13 at the 1989 U.S. Open. Pernice rejoined the PGA Tour for 2012 after a third place tie at the Children’s Miracle Network Classic moved him to 121st on the 2011 money list, after beginning the week as the fifth alternate and ranked 143rd. In his limited time, Pernice also finished 29th on the Champions Tour, earning him full status on both tours for 2012.

Dr. Ara Suppiah

A lifelong athlete, Dr. Ara Suppiah knows what it takes for an athlete to achieve his or her potential and thrives on creating optimal health in each of his patients. Born in Malaysia, he was awarded a merit based scholarship to study Medicine at Liverpool University in the United Kingdom.

 

During his career, Dr. Ara has been a physician on the European Tour, multiple European Ryder Cup Teams and most recently on the PGA Tour establishing himself as a pioneer in the fast developing field of Golf Medicine & Wellness.

Currently, Dr. Ara is a highly sought after personal physician on the PGA and LPGA Tour, treating an A list roster. He also maintains his position as a practicing ER Physician & Chief Wellness Officer for Florida Emergency Physician and just in case that wasn’t enough he has also recently become an Assistant Professor in Clinical Medicine at the University of Central Florida Medical School.

In March 2014, Dr. Ara was appointed as the first Medical Analyst on the Golf Channel in order to share his inside knowledge on various player injuries and how they can be avoided and remedied. Previously he has been featured in the BBC series Trauma.

Relentlessly passionate about maximizing health and athletic performance, Dr. Ara is an author and wrote his first book, “Lose Weight and Feel Great now: The Insider’s Prescription to Turbocharging your Life!”

Dr. Vonda Wright

Dr. Vonda Wright is an orthopedic surgeon and internationally recognized authority on active aging and mobility. She specializes in sports medicine and currently serves as the inaugural Chief of Sports Medicine and Orthopedics for Northside Health System in Atlanta. An intra-preneur, Dr. Wright was the Inaugural Medical Director of the UPMC Lemieux Sports Complex a 158,000 sqft integrated sports medicine and performance joint venture between UPMC and the 5x Stanley Cup Campion Pittsburg Penguins and the founding director of the Performance and Research Initiative for Masters Athletes (PRIMA). Her pioneering research in mobility and musculoskeletal aging is changing the way we view and treat the aging process.

 

Dr. Wright cares for athletes and active people of all ages and skill levels from the Division I Georgia State Panthers, Pens Elite developmental hockey teams, University of Pittsburgh Division I athletes, World Rugby 7’s and Olympic track and field athletes and the Atlanta Ballet. She is a pioneering physician and thought leader for the new legion of E-Sports athletes.

In addition to her surgical practice, Dr. Wright is a media content expert and regularly appears on national TV shows including “Dr. Oz,” and “The Doctors.” She is frequently quoted in the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, USA Today and U.S. News & World Report, as well as in magazines such as Maxim, Prevention, Fitness, MORE, Runner’s World, Best Life, and Arthritis Today and numerous online publications.  She proudly serves on the Sharecare Medical Advisory Board.

Dr. Wright speaks worldwide and has authored five books; “Fitness After 40: How to Stay Strong at Any Age” and “Guide to THRIVE: 4 steps to Body, Brains & Bliss,” “Younger in 8 weeks,” an “A Parents Playbook for Raising Healthy Athletes,” and “Masterful Care of the Aging Athlete.” Dr. Wright earned her Masters of Science at Rush University, her medical degree from the University of Chicago, completed a residency in orthopedic surgery at the University of Pittsburgh and her fellowship in sports and shoulder surgery at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New York. She currently lives in Atlanta with her husband, 2x Stanley Cup champion, Peter Taglianetti and their blended family of 6 kids.

Dr. Richard J Hawkins

Dr. Richard J. Hawkins is a licensed, board-certified orthopedic surgeon who is widely recognized as one of the top shoulder surgeons in the world. He is a founding member and past president of the American Shoulder and Elbow Surgeons society. Dr. Hawkins specializes in shoulder, elbow and knee reconstructive surgery and sports medicine. He is a professor of clinical orthopedic surgery at the University of South Carolina School of Medicine and co-founder of the Steadman Hawkins Clinic, along with his colleague, Dr. J. Richard Steadman. He is also a former team physician for the Denver Broncos and the Colorado Rockies.

Dr. Hawkins has published over 200 articles in peer-reviewed medical journals, seven textbooks on shoulder surgery, and presented more than 500 lectures at both national and international meetings. He sits on the editorial board of many orthopedic journals and is a member of many committees including the Council on Education for the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons (AAOS).

Dr. Dwight Lundell

Dr. Lundell’s experience in cardiovascular and thoracic surgery over the last 25 years includes having performed over 5000 coronary bypass operations, certification by the American Board of Surgery, the American Board of Thoracic Surgery, and the Society of Thoracic Surgeons.  Dr. Lundell was a pioneer in “Off-Pump” heart surgery reducing surgical complications and recovery times. He’s in the Beating Heart Hall of Fame and has been listed in Phoenix Magazine’s Top Doctors for 10 years.  He has been recognized by his peers as a leader and has served as Chief resident at the University of Arizona and Yale University Hospitals and later served as Chief of Staff and Chief of Surgery at several hospitals in the Phoenix area.  He was one of the founding partners of the Lutheran Heart Hospital which became the second largest Heart hospital in U.S. and is now owned by Banner Health.

In 2004, Dr. Lundell left his successful thoracic and cardiovascular surgical practice after 25 years to open a clinic to test his theory that inflammation in the arteries was the cause of heart disease, a theory traditional medicine saw as heresy, disputing the cholesterol theory.  Leaving surgery brought the freedom to refocus his career, writing books and articles, presentations, interviews and speeches to educate on inflammation and how to prevent and reverse heart disease through nutrition and lifestyle changes.  He is the author of “The Cure For Heart Disease.”

In addition to educating, Dr. Lundell competes in triathlons; he is the 2008 and 2010 Ironman Arizona Champion and placed 10th and 7th in the Ironman world championships in Kona Hawaii, in 2009, and 201.

Dr. Vershalee Shukla

Dr. Vershalee Shukla, MD is a radiation oncology specialist in Scottsdale, AZ and has been practicing for 16 years. She graduated from University of Saskatchewan / College of Medicine in 2003 and specializes in radiation oncology.

Founder of the Vincere Cancer Center, their radiation center is one of the first in the world to house a vault less linac know as Zap. Zap is the first of its kind of radiation machines to be housed without shielding.

Her center boats environment that is  healing offering tea rooms, to yoga rooms to a pet therapy garden.

“One of the many areas of importance to me as a medical provider is helping to promote patient well-being. It has becoming increasingly recognized in literature that meditation, yoga, healthful nutritional approaches and specific herbs can improve health and promote longevity in breast cancer survivors.” – Dr. Shukla.

Dr. Vershalee Shukla is an innovator and leader in her field, therefore making her one of the most sought out physicians in the world.

Dr. Dave Vigerust

Dr. Vigerust received a bachelor’s degree in Biology and Chemistry from the University of Texas at El Paso, a master’s degree in Microbiology and Immunology from Texas Tech University and a Doctorate in Cellular and Molecular Pathology from Vanderbilt University School of Medicine. Dr. Vigerust conducted post-doctoral research at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Dr. Vigerust completed a second post-doctoral fellowship at Vanderbilt University Medical School in the Department of Pediatrics Disease in the area of molecular biology. Currently, Dr. Vigerust is completing a second master’s degree in Molecular Diagnostics from Arizona State University.

Dr. Vigerust was a faculty member in the Pathology, Immunology and Microbiology Department at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine and a Health Research Scientist in the U.S. Department of Veteran’s Affairs.  Most recently, Dr. Vigerust is the Chief Scientific Officer and molecular scientist for a diagnostics laboratory focused around precision medicine, genomics and infectious disease. Dr. Vigerust has published extensively in top tier international journals, presented his research at national and international conferences and is an active editor and reviewer for several prominent journals. Dr. Vigerust has developed several novel molecular diagnostic assays for the prediction of  inflammation and cardiovascular risk in patients with diabetes, infectious disease and cancer. Dr. Vigerust speaks often on the subject of precision medicine and was selected as a TEDx speaker in 2016.

Dr. Vigerust currently maintains an Adjunct Assistant Professor position at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in the Department of Neurological Surgery and a Clinical Assistant Professor position with the University of Maryland, Eastern Shore School of Pharmacy. 

Dr. Vigerust’s academic and research interests focus around areas of precision medicine in the treatment of a broad range of disorders that are driven by inflammation including psychiatric and behavioral disorders, pain, neuro-oncology and cardiovascular disease.

Dr. James Rouse

Dr. James Rouse is a primary care trained integrative clinician; and expert in epigenetics, functional, regenerative, and lifestyle medicine. James is the author of 13 books (and counting) on human potential, proactive aging and mind-body wellbeing. He was a founding faculty member for the Institute for Functional Medicine. He has presented to audiences on every continent across the world-sharing the stage with notables such as Sir Richard Branson, Steve Wozniak, Dr. Mehmet Oz, Dr. Deepak Chopra, Arnold Schwarzenegger and many other luminaries and leaders.

As a leading human performance expert, he has worked with professional franchises in the NFL, NBA and MLB along with Fortune 10 to 100 Companies including Google, Whole Foods, Tegna Media, Coca Cola, Ball Aerospace and more.

Dr James has created products that have been used at Dana Farber Cancer Research Hospital, MD Anderson and Harvard Medical School. Dr. James is a seasoned and successful entrepreneur who has founded companies in media, consumer packaged goods, nutraceuticals and sustainable living-that have collectively generated over 250 mm in sales. Serving as QVC’s medical/wellness on-air expert for 5 years his annual sales exceeded 50mm.

As a high performing athlete, James is a former sponsored Ironman triathlete, professional mountaineer and continues to serve and lead as a passionate advocate of functional fitness, mindfulness, and meditation as the health and wellness expert for several broadcast and digital media platforms.

Dr. Ashley Mayer

Doctor. Mommy. Exercise Physiologist. World Champion. 3x National Champion. All American. Self-Proclaimed Yogi. Dr. Mayer is a naturopathic medical doctor and an expert in nutrition and wellness as it relates to pediatrics and families. Her passion for prevention of disease as cure fueled her desire to immerse herself into specializing in adult onset chronic conditions, as well as childhood chronic illness.  If you ask Dr. Mayer what she does for a living, she will tell you she’s in the business of changing people’s lives. And her passion? Building foundations and crafting navigational guidance for those who are struggling to live their personal best.

Dr. Mayer received her doctorate from the Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine, in Tempe, AZ. She graduated as a varsity and Big Ten scholar athlete from The Ohio State University, with a BS in exercise science and pre- physical therapy.

Dr. Mayer is a former performance specialist to the NFL, MLB, and MLS.

For the past several years Dr. Mayer has been a concierge executive physician, residing in sunny AZ with her partner, 7 year old daughter, and one on the way ;) and 2 toy poodle sisters.  In her free time, Dr. Mayer is a world class athlete; Masters World Champion, 3 time Masters National Champion, 4 time All American, self glorified Bikram yogi, and lover of God. 

Dr. Dan Rubin

Dr. Rubin’s practice of naturopathic oncology has been an integral part of the Phoenix metropolitan medical community for the past 20 years. After graduating from Southwest College of Naturopathic Medicine (SCNM) in 1997, Dr. Rubin returned to SCNM to complete his residency. In 2004, he became the Founding President of the Oncology Association of Naturopathic Physicians (OncANP). The OncANP represented a revolution for the field of naturopathic oncology providing, for the first time, definition, validation and standardization of the field of naturopathic oncology. Since that time Dr. Rubin has become an internationally recognized naturopathic oncologist.

Dr. Rubin is co-Founder (along with his wife, Debi Smolinski, ND) and Medical Director of Naturopathic Specialists, LLC, in Scottsdale, AZ, where he practices full-time as a naturopathic oncologist. At present, Naturopathic Specialists has served the clinical and logistical oncology needs of people from all 50 states as well as 19 countries.

Dr. Rubin is an expert at the integration of traditional and naturopathic medicine for people with cancer and services both the adult and pediatric population. He is also an expert in the naturopathic approach to people with cancer who either are unable to undergo conventional therapy or who choose not to. His selected positions include those from the regulatory, education, advisory and community sectors and his main philanthropic interests are focused on children with cancer as well as post-graduate education.

Dr. John Millard

John A. Millard, M.D., a board certified plastic surgeon with the American Board of Plastic Surgery and the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery, specializing in Breast, Body and Extremity Cosmetic Surgery, is nationally and internationally renowned for his expertise in leading-edge breast and liposuction procedures.

A sought-after lecturer and teacher, Dr. Millard speaks and teaches throughout the world and has been teaching physicians the latest advanced techniques in liposuction, liposculpture and fat grafting since 2004. Dr. Millard is the founder of the Advanced Body Sculpting Institute, an institution dedicated to educating physicians on how to safely and effectively perform the newest cosmetic procedures in the field. He pioneered and was the first physician/surgeon to perform the VASER Hi Def procedure in the United States, which not only removes excess fat, but also shapes the underlying tissue to create a toned athletic appearance in both men and women.

Dr. Millard received his Doctor of Medicine degree from the Georgetown University School of Medicine in Washington, D.C., where he completed a General Surgery residency at Texas Tech University and then went on to complete a Plastic Surgery residency at the prestigious Duke University Medical Center in Durham, North Carolina (where he served his final year as Chief Resident).

Dr. Millard is the founder of the Advanced Body Sculpting Institute (ABS-Institute), an institution dedicated to providing courses in leading-edge body sculpting procedures for physicians. Courses have been taught to surgeons coming worldwide including Tokyo, London, Austria, Argentina, Colombia, Portugal, Italy, South Korea, Malaysia, Singapore, Indonesia, Australia, Lebanon and Saudi Arabia. Dr. Millard currently teaches physicians in almost all aspects of liposuction and liposculpting, both basic and advanced.

Dr. Millard is also proud to have served his country as a Flight Surgeon for the U-2 Spy Plane in the United States Air Force. There, he had instilled in him an attention to detail and an uncompromising commitment to quality and safety. These characteristics have stayed with him, contributing to his excellence as a plastic and cosmetic surgeon today. Dr. Millard instituted pioneering safety measures, including the concepts of Crew Resource Management and Checklists, to his surgical management of patients at the Renewal Surgery Center. He did this years ahead of the specialty of Plastic Surgery itself, which made its first recommendations for “checklists” in a publication in late 2013.

Dr. Millard is currently authoring another textbook titled The Art and Science of Body Sculpting, which will be a comprehensive textbook teaching artistic anatomy, liposculpting and fat grafting throughout the human body. Previously published articles include those on VASER Hi Def in the Aesthetic Surgery Journal, Gluteal Anatomy in the Journal of Reconstructive Microsurgery, and on the use of Intermittent Sequential Pneumatic Compression in the Prevention of Venous Stasis in the Archives of Surgery.

Dr. Bradley Worthington

Dr. William Bradley Worthington, received his Medical Degree at the University of Louisville his postgraduate Internship, Residency, and Fellowship training took place at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. He completed a full Internal Medicine Internship, Anesthesiology Residency, and Cardiac Fellowship at HUP, then completed a pediatric anesthesia and Critical Care Fellowship at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia with specific interest in pediatric cardiovascular anesthesia. Dr. Worthington is at Surgery and Recovery Partners and specializes in Neurosurgical and Orthopedic Anesthesiology and is Triple Board Certified. He is a member of the National Society of Anesthesiologist and has received the LeBre Medal and a William Long Award. In January 2014 he was appointed the Director for Perioperative Services, Anesthesiology and Pain Management for SRP. It is his intent to implement and execute a perioperative process using his extensive historical fund of knowledge and experience that will make Surgery and Recovery Partners the leaders in ambulatory surgery and short-term postoperative recovery care.

His mission is to “further develop non-invasive and simple non-opioid technologies and processes that are cost-effective, efficacious, and patient empowering, allowing and introducing new disruptive innovations to acute, chronic, and cancer pain management. It’s all about the patient.
NON-OPIOID SURGERY.” – Dr. Bradley Worthington.

Dr. Worthington is married to Teri with four children, Brooke, Annie, Bradley and Christopher. In his free time he enjoys climbing, skiing and biking.

Bruce Wolf

Bruce Wolf, M.D. is the Founder of the non-profits, The Dispensary of Hope and Hope Beyond Hope. He has been an allergist in private practice and a Vanderbilt Clinical Professor for 20 years. Dr. Wolf received his BA in English from Amherst College and his M.D. degree from the University of Louisville. He did his residency in Internal Medicine in Albany, New York and his Fellowship in Allergy in Memphis Tennessee. He is Board Certified in both Internal Medicine and Allergy. Dr. Wolf served on the editorial board of the Journal of Asthma for 10 years. He has published numerous scientific articles in peer review journals in the field of allergy, anaphylaxis, asthma, and health economics. Dr. Wolf has been a social activist for many years. In 1983, prior to the movement being popular, he headed the New York State lobby for the Clean Indoor Air Act, anti-smoking legislation. In 1986, he organized the first AIDS Walk, “Steps in the Right Direction”, in the State of Tennessee. He also founded the Memphis AIDS Speakers’ Bureau and was the first President of the Memphis AIDS Coalition. He started Camp Wezbegon, the first camp for asthmatic children in Tennessee. He also served as the President of Jewish Family Services, from 1995-1997. Confronted throughout his medical career by the growing needs of the less fortunate, he helped create the DePaul Dispensary, an indigent pharmacy in Nashville, in 1997. In 2003, Dr. Wolf started the Dispensary of Hope in Murfreesboro, Tennessee. He served as its President and Board Chairman for four years prior to becoming its Director of Strategic Partnerships. His efforts helped to lay the groundwork for the Dispensary’s Distribution Center and the Dispensary’s expansion nationwide. In 2009, he started Hope Beyond Hope, a non-profit dedicated to the advocacy

Dr. Sanjeev Thonan

Dr. Thohan is a Senior Director of preclinical safety at Xeris Pharmaceuticals. He holds MS and PhD degrees in Pharmacology and Toxicology from the University of Arizona and University of Maryland with concentrations in interspecies drug metabolism mechanisms, bioactivation, and systems toxicology. Sanjeev has extensive experience in Oncology drug discovery and development from his time at Novartis and Exelixis. He was a Senior Research Fellow in Preclinical/Translational Sciences at the Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research (NIBR) in the Oncology, Anti-infectives and Cardiovascular medicines therapeutic areas. Dr. Thohan has held positions in increasing responsibility in ADME, DMPK and TOX areas of preclinical research with small and large organizations (Walter Reed Army Institute for Research, Covance, AstraZeneca, ViroPharma, Exelixis and Novartis). Sanjeev continues to be a contributing member of several national/international scientific societies. He actively serves on the advisory boards for several entrepreneurial corporations including an NIH collaborative platform with the centers for Advancing Innovation.

Souphansa

ouphansa has 15+ years experience in the health and wellness industry. She prides herself in giving and impacting lives making her one of the top practitioners to earn her credibilities through continuing education and working with elites nationally, where she currently serves at The Bridges Club at Rancho Santa Fe and community nestled in San Diego, Ca. She has had and currently works intensively with elite performers from the PGA Championship, NBA Championship, MLB Championship, CEOs from top leading companies and Philanthropists.
Her qualifications include Certified Massage Therapist/Holistic Health Practitioner, NASM Certified Personal Trainer-Corrective Exercise & Movement Specialist, Titleist Performance Institute Certified-Fitness & Power, The Neuroscience Academy- Brain-Health, and Certified NLP Success Coach

Spencer Tatum

Spencer earned his degree in Exercise Physiology from Ohio University. He prides himself in studying the latest fitness trends and research. His philosophy on training focuses from the ground up and from the core outwards in proper movement patterns. He uses multiple disciplines of training when designing training systems and motivating people. Human performance is his passion in life. He has been featured on ESPN for his work with Advantage Training Athletes. He has performed at high levels in his athletic career and knows what it takes to win. He was the starting linebacker at Ohio University, and a four time Junior Olympian in track and field in the 100 meter, 200 meter, 400 meter, and 200 meter hurdles. During his time as a student-athlete, he was the president of the Ohio University and Mid-American Conference Student Athlete-Advisory Committee. He was selected as a National Representative of the National Student-Athlete Advisory Committee for Division I-A, and the National Student-Athlete representative for Amateur and Agency for the NCAA. Spencer resides in Scottsdale, Arizona.

Donald "DA" Alexander Jr.

Celebrity trainer specializing in sport-specific training, body transformations, lean muscle gain, and neuromuscular efficiency training.

Donald Alexander, Jr. was born and raised in Calvin, Louisiana.  He has been involved in sports and fitness since the age of 5. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology from Grambling State University (GSU) where he attended on a football scholarship. During his time on the GSU Football Team, he celebrated two Bayou Classic Championships and two Southwestern Athletic Conference Black National Championships.

By melding the wealth of knowledge Donald received during his education with his athletic career experiences, he has attained first-hand the skills required to motivate people to strive towards greatness, no matter the scope. Donald (or “DA the Trainer,” as his clients and admirers call him) has over 11 extensive years of experience in the fitness-industry on trainings in rehabilitation, personal fitness, athletic performance enhancement, and group fitness.

DA the Trainer has worked with a number of notable faces like Martin Sensmeier, actor, and Bryson Tiller. He took his show on the road as he toured the country with R&B star on the “True To Self Tour”.

Whether DA the Trainer’s client is an athlete, an artist, an entertainer, an executor, a competitor, one recovering from an injury, or a mother-to-be, he will go above and beyond to ensure each one will achieve and surpass the established wellness objectives.

Becky White-Steensma

Becky White-Steensma is a dedicated strength coach with nearly 20 years of experience transforming bodies. Her passion in helping others to achieve their physique goals came from overcoming her own struggles.

After giving birth to her son Becky found herself in a difficult place. She was struggling with relationships and with the weight she had put on from her pregnancy. After looking in the mirror one day, Becky decided she had had enough. She went to the drawing board and wrote herself a plan on how to overcome the difficulties she was facing by treating herself like she would a client. She made herself a training program, a nutrition program, set appointments, and kept those appointments. She made herself a priority.

The result was a remarkable transformation story she uses to spark her client’s transformations. Becky learned a lot about coaching on the road to her own transformation. She learned that a transformation and to be a PRō in life takes more than a training program and a nutrition program; She learned that it’s an attitude, a mindset, a decision, consistency, and trust that you are on the right path.

Ryan Emerson-Steensma
Ryan Emerson-Steensma is a former Marine, Law Enforcement Officer and DOD, CIA Contractor.  Ryan spent three decades serving his Country and Community.  He occupies Board seats on several Veteran support groups and is active in Veteran hiring and inclusion programs.
 
 
Today, Ryan is the Corporate Wellness Coordinator at Healix, an elite training center in Grand Rapids Michigan that focuses on internal to external healing- a truth that Ryan understands deeply.  Ryan and his wife, Becky White-Steensma, also a PRōZE Ambassador, are on a journey with PRōZE to spread the message and meaning of living organically fierce and helping folks step into their best self both mentally and physically.
Greg Roskoph

Greg has worked as a consultant for various professional sports teams including: the Denver Broncos, the Utah Jazz, and the Denver Nuggets. Beyond this, Greg works with clients at all physical capability levels who are looking to address challenges they experience due to injury, stress, or trauma to their muscular system.

Rudy Reyes

Rudy Reyes is a former Marine Recon, HBO star, and Conservationist.As former Recon Marine who has struggled with PTS and depression since returning home from multiple tours in Iraq and Afghanistan, Rudy Reyes understands and advocates for mental wellness for vets and all. Rudy is the founder of Force Blue, a non-profit organization that is comprised of veterans that find peace and mental health in the beauty of the ocean and dedicated efforts to conserve it. We are proud to partner with Rudy on furthering the message of mental wellness to live life without restraints, to live organically fierce

Jimmy Yuan
Jimmy Yuan is the founder of Warrior Restoration that focuses on helping athletes and individuals optimize their recovery for ultimate performance. Jimmy is part of the Arizona State Chiropractic Association, the Gilbert Chamber of Commerce, and the Asian Chamber of Commerce member. In 2004 Jimmy was voted a Top Doctor by the Consumers’ Research Council of America. He is the Current Consultant for the Arizona Diamondback’s Training Staff
Damon Goddard

Damon is celebrity and pro athlete trainer to athletes such as Jordan Speith, PGA PRō. He specializes in golf performance conditioning and has gained notoriety through speaking at seminars and for his writings for sport publications. Damon’s knowledge of the body and his experiences as an athlete and educator give him a unique and effective approach to sports performance training.

Mental Health Network

The Mental Health Network is the largest global network for both individuals seeking to better their mental wellness, as well as professionals that are dedicated to helping individuals improve their mental health everyday. From podcasts, to powerful information, The Mental Health Network acknowledges their responsibility to thoroughly vet every partnership and collaborator before introducing it to their audience- which is why PRōZE Performance Nutrition is honored to have been chosen as the official CBD for the Mental Health Network. Together we know we can help individuals around the globe attain balance, harmony, peace, ultimately unearthing their best, happiest, and healthiest self.

IREL8

iRel8 believes people have the innate need to connect.  Their peer empowerment platform is dedicated to mental wellness and is a “stigma-free” place to help and heal.  Based on their goal as a company iRel8 has chosen PRōZE Performance Nutrition as their official CBD partner. Through the synergy of nature and science, PRōZE is on a mission to help individuals live organically fierce, eliminating the physical and mental restrictions we can face. We believe the partnership between PRōZE and iRel8 is a synergistic relationship and tightly fits with both of our missions to help people heal worldwide and live organically fierce.