bio-pic-nikCertified Personal Trainer and Sports Performance Coach

Before joining NutriFormance and Athletic, Nik completed his undergraduate studies at Missouri State University earning a Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise and Movement Science. Prior to attending Missouri State Nik attended Benedictine College for two years on a Football scholarship. Due to several injuries his football career was cut short.  However, these injuries brought about a new interest for him in corrective exercise. After transferring to Missouri State, Nik completed a 300hr. internship with the Missouri State Football Strength and Conditioning Staff. He worked alongside the staff to help create a new high-energy culture within the program through daily motivation and instruction during offseason weight workouts.

Nik graduated from Missouri State University in May 2016 and earned his CSCS through the NSCA shortly after graduation. His passion for Strength and Conditioning as well as exercise started at a young age through training for football but has continued to grow. His main areas of interest include corrective exercise and Sports Performance training.

Nik’s Achievements and certifications include:

  • NSCA- Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS)
  • American Red Cross- First Aid and CPR
  • Member of the National Honor Society
  • 2011-2012 Benedictine College Scholar Athlete

Nik’s career goal is to share his knowledge and experiences to help both athletes and the general population achieve their goals and obtain optimal health. He believes that exercise is a vital component to a happy and healthy life.