Performance Team

Karl Erickson, MS, CSCS

Karl Erickson, MS, CSCS

Rochester Campus

  • Sports Performance Specialist/Coordinator and Community Outreach Performance Lead
  • USAW -1, FMS Level 1 and 2, NASM-PES
  • Area of expertise: Physical preparation for youth, high school, and collegiate athletes. Primary areas of focus -  Olympic Weightlifting and Long Term Athlete Development (LTAD)
  • Past experience: Director of Human Performance in private sector with a focus in hockey. Former All-American and Professional Track and Field Discus and Shot Put Thrower.

Amanda Gilles, RD, LD

Amanda Gilles, RD, LD

Minneapolis and Rochester Campus

  • EXOS Performance Dietitian
  • Area of expertise: Experience in sports nutrition for  a wide array of athletes, including: youth, high school, collegiate and corporate.  Primary Focus: leveraging simple nutrition strategies to elevate performance and promote wellbeing, while reducing risk for injury and illness, in youth to elite athletes.   
  • Past Experience: University of Houston, Indiana University, and Corporate Wellness

David Keyes, BS, CSCS

David Keyes, BS, CSCS

Minneapolis Campus

  • EXOS Performance Specialist
  • XPS
  • Area of expertise: Experience working with youth, high school, collegiate, and professional athletes in all sports. Primary areas of focus -Basketball and Track and Field
  • Past experience: The University of Minnesota and Rutgers University

Adam Maronde, MS, CSCS

Adam Maronde, MS, CSCS

Minneapolis Campus

  • EXOS Performance Manager
  • USAW-1, FMS Level 1 and 2,  XPS
  • Area of expertise: Experience working with NFL, MLB, NHL, NBA, WNBA, and Olympic athletes
  • Past experience: Minor League Baseball Strength and Conditioning Coach; Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coach at Augsburg College

Jennifer Noiles, BSc., BAH, BPHE, CSCS

Jennifer Noiles, BSc., BAH, BPHE, CSCS

Minneapolis and Rochester Campus

  • EXOS Performance Director
  • SFG and SFG2, FMS Level 1 and 2, XPS
  • Area of expertise: Experience working with a wide variety of athletes – professional, tactical, youth, and corporate.  Primary areas of focus: baseball and hockey, active adults, and the ‘return to sport’ athlete
  • Past experience: Collegiate Rower

Eric Pohl, M.Ed., CSCS

Eric Pohl, M.Ed., CSCS

Rochester Campus

  • EXOS Performance Specialist
  • USAW-1, SFG1,  FMS Level 1 and 2, XPS
  • Area of expertise: Experience working with athletes of all ages, levels, abilities, and sports.   Primary areas of focus: collegiate and youth; the ‘return to sport’ athlete after injury
  • Past experience: Detroit Tigers Organization, University of Louisville, Mercer University, and Mercy Sports Medicine. Has worked with all age levels and sports

Shawn Vinz, BA, CSCS

Shawn Vinz, BA, CSCS

Rochester Campus

  • Sports Performance Specialist/Coordinator and Hockey Performance Lead
  • FMS Level 1, CF-1
  • Area of expertise: Hockey  Performance, Human Performance, Long Term Athlete Development (LTAD)
  • Past experience: Former NCAA Division-I and Minor Professional Hockey