Creating the Extraordinary Student Experience

  • John Katsares John Katsares

Katsares, John

Education: Bachelor of Science, Physical Education, The Ohio State University

Professional Certifications: Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) through the National Strength & Conditioning Association and Certified Club Coach through USA Weightlifting; Hardstyle Kettlebell Certified (HKC).

Professional Experience: Head Strength & Conditioning Coach - St. Charles Preparatory School; Head Strength Coach and Adjunct Faculty, Sports and Fitness Management Program, Columbus State Community College; 18 years of personal training experience with individuals and groups; and, nine years in public speaking and fitness clinic presentations.

Job Responsibilities: Oversee all student staff individualized personal training programs for recreational sports members; train and mentor new student personal training staff on fitness concept, assessment protocol and small group speciality class environments; oversee new staff internship programs; and lead outreach personal training ventures on campus. 

Time at Ohio State: Since December 2004.

Hometown: Vienna, Ohio