Dr. Nich Pertuit, PhD, CSCS
Dr. Nich Pertuit, the founder and president of Healthy Is Wellness, is on a quest to equip people with the tools they need to bring out their best in every task they take on and overcome any obstacles they encounter in life.
Before launching Healthy Is Wellness in 2017, Dr. Pertuit spent over 15 years in performance consulting and teaching at universities including Stanford, Cal Poly Pomona and the University of North Carolina-Charlotte. Dr. Pertuit also spent over six years in the Arena Football League, and set several records as a kicker.
Dr. Pertuit received his Master’s and Bachelor’s degrees in Exercise Science, and in 2011 he received his PhD from Texas Tech University in human motivation, behavior change, and optimal performance. He also holds the highest ranking of Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) from the National Strength and Conditioning Association.
Dr. Nich Pertuit is married to Laura Hollister, and they have two beautiful children. They love spending time in the mountains with their kids and their dog, Koda.