Faculty

An experienced team of fitness professionals and renowned experts in the field


Mike DeMora | President and Director of Education

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Mike has helped athletes from the NBA, NHL, PGA, MLB, and NFL as well as ordinary people get the most from their bodies. Mike had been the Director of Education for the prestigious Spectrum Health Clubs for over 6 years. He holds two Masters Degrees in Education and Sports Science and is close to becoming a Doctor of Naturopathy.

Email: mike@ncepfitness.com

 


Adam James | Vice President and Director of Development

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Adam James is the Vice President and Director of Development for the National College of Exercise Professionals. He is also the President and Founder of Rainbow Warrior Martial Arts and the co-creator of the NCEP – Rainbow Warrior Martial Arts MMA Trainer Certification. Adam is an Advanced Personal Trainer through the National College of Exercise Professionals and has also been certified by the National Academy of Sports Medicine, USA Gymnastics and Hawaii Special Olympics.

 

 

Barry M. Goldenberg | Chief Strategist and Media Director

As a certified trainer through the NCEP, Barry has been living NCEP’s model for health and fitness for almost a decade, with a new goal of expanding NCEP’s cutting-edge approach for aspiring personal trainers on the East Coast. Barry holds a B.A. in History, magna cum laude, from the University of California-Los Angeles (UCLA), and an M.A. in Education from Columbia University in the City of New York.

 

 

Nadine Young | Director of Pre-Post Natal Training program

Nadine has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Kinesiolgy from California State University – Northridge, and also has a personal trainer certification from the National Academy of Sports Medicine. She has successfully completed the NCEP Holistic Health Practitioner program and is certified by NCEP as an Advanced Personal Trainer and Holistic Nutritionist.

 

 

 

Alexis Loevenich- Lee | Director of Pilates Program

Alexis is the Director of the Pilates Program for the National College of Exercise Professionals. She is certified in Pilates by the

 

 

Gino Caccavale | Founder and Director of ReZist/ NCEP Group Exercise Certification

Gino Caccavale is a former Police Academy drill instructor, Corrections Officer and Bounty Hunter with more than 25 years of fitness industry experience. At 50 years old he has amassed countless awards as a bodybuilder, physique competitor, Mr. Connecticut title and winner of the “The American Gladiator” competition.

 

 

Tom Kruszewski | NCEP Instructor

Tom is an NCEP Certified Personal Trainer and instructor. He is also certified by NASM. Tom is a native of Michigan where he excelled in ice hockey and track and field through college. He continues both recreationally today.

 

 

 

Biyanka Ekmekcioglu | NCEP Instructor

Biyanka Ekmekcioglu has been in the Health and Fitness industry for 23 years and has been interviewed for numerous shows and articles including KITV morning, the fitness documentary “Made in the Gym”, Muscle Magazine’s television show and Muscle Mag , The Honolulu Magazine and Mid Week Newspaper.

 

 

 

 

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