Mike starts his first gym job
August 6, 2007
Mopping floors and cleaning up sweat towels. The career begins 🙂
First Experience in Group Training
July 2, 2008
Earned American Council on Exercise Certified Personal Trainer Certification
January 13, 2009
Begins one-on-one training while continuing small group work. Starts preparing for first natural bodybuilding show.
Mike Competes in his First/Last Natural Bodybuilding Show
March 25, 2009
6 ft is a lot to fill out 😉
Mike Begins Working at Nutri Sport
September 16, 2009
A personal training boutique attached to a retail supplement store. His crash course on supplements begins.
Mike Competes in 1st Power Lifting Meet
March 23, 2010
Falls in love with the sport!
Mike Completes Major Coursework in Nutritional Sciences and Exercise Physiology
May 2, 2011
Continued training clients in one on one and small group setting. Began coaching nutrition practices online.
Mike Achieves Highest Credential from American Council on Exercise
September 30, 2013
He is now a Certified Advanced Health and Fitness Specialist. Catered to clients as part of their health care continuum, working closely with Chiropractors, Physical Therapists, and General Physicians
Mike Competes in Multiple Powerlifting Meets
October 16, 2013
Ongoing between 2013-2014, several personal records set and broken.
Mike Begins Managing Large Scale Group Fitness Transformation Center
November 3, 2014
Helps hundreds lose weight and learn to move correctly.
Mike Creates Pillar Coaching Services
August 1, 2016
Created out of need to instruct participants how to lead a better life through fitness and nutrition. Earned certification as Online Trainer.