Employee Wellness Authors

Naomi Aaronson MA OTR/L CHT CETnaomi

Naomi has been an occupational therapist for 25 years and specializes in the treatment of the upper extremity including carpal tunnel syndrome. She has made it her mission to improve the quality of life for all, and uses modifications to help one to participate fully in work, play, and school.  Naomi uses her knowledge as a Pilates instructor as well to create exercises that improve mobility, strength, and endurance whether you must sit, stand, or lie down due to your physical capabilities. She is the co-author of many continuing education courses and webinars for both fitness instructors and rehabilitation professionals. Feel free to visit her web site at www.recovercisesforwellness.com


Deanne Deburger crop DeanneMarco

High-Energy Motivational Speaker and Trainer, Deanne is an Expert on Success, Leadership, and Communication. Diverse in careers from scientist, college instructor, management trainer, Fortune 500 Manager, to professional speaker.  Deanne is a much sought after speaker, and seminar leader, who blends the spirit of change, life-long learning, and adaptability. Deanne brings over two decades of progressive leadership, along with diverse industry experiences, so Deanne understands the reality of business from many angles.    Deanne has inspired thousands to do what it takes to build relationships, strengthen management and leadership skills, and become happier and successful than they ever thought possible. 
Deanne can be reached at Deanne@DeanneDemarco.comwww.deannedemarco.com, 708-836-0118

Amy Hyams  Ed.D, M.S., B.A.amysmile

Amy has 25 years experience in adult education, instructional design and human development.  She specializes in program development, accreditation, instructional design, assessment, and workforce training. Dr. Hyams earned her B.A. in Criminal Justice, her M.S. in Sport and Fitness Club Management and her doctorate in Higher Education Administration. 
Amy can be reached directly via email at amy.hyams@hotmail.com



Craig RyanCraig Ryan

Craig Ryan has been a Personal Trainer, Fitness Coach, and Wellness Educator for over ten years.  Craig is certified in both PT and in Fitness Nutrition through the National Federation of Professional Trainers, and remains a constant student of the health and wellness fields.  For over five years, Craig worked as the Director of Employee Wellness for a company in North Carolina, and remains active in Corporate Wellness while now residing in western Tennessee.  Craig offers individual and small group fitness coaching, as well as live and online seminars on a host of topics to various groups and businesses.  Craig can be reached through his website http://craigswellness.com.


tina-headShot[1]Tina Schmidt-McNulty BS, MS, CES/EIM, RN

Tina currently works as a Nurse/Exercise Physiologist for a local hospital and also is a continuous lecturer at Purdue University Calumet. She compliments her degrees with numerous certifications and years of teaching a variety of group fitness classes. Tina has been in the Fitness Industry for over 20 years as a presenter, author and instructor. She has written several eLearning topics for Fitness Learning Systems on topics such as cancer and exercise, metabolic syndrome, diabetes and cardiovascular risk factors. In her spare time, Tina enjoys being active with her husband and two children.  For further questions, please email Tina at taschmidt@alumni.iu.edu.


Headshot 2015-2Sandy Stoub  BS, MA

Sandy blends degrees in Exercise Science and Gerontology with over 25 years experience in her role as Director of Wellness Services for Alliance Rehab, Inc., an organization that strives to develop and deliver innovative products, programs, and services designed to optimize the effectiveness of organizations serving seniors.  She is an author and internationally recognized speaker whose practical, innovative, and humorous presentations reflect her diverse background. 


02June M Chewning  BS, MA

June Chewning has served as an educator since 1978 as an elementary physical education teacher, a college adjunct professor, an instructor for community fitness, wellness, and children’s courses, as a master trainer, and an instructor for continuing education lectures and workshops internationally.  June has created curriculum for accredited college courses, continuing education courses and workshops, wellness courses, certification/certificate programs, and community education.  She is currently the education director of Online Learning Strategies and the President of Fitness Learning Systems Inc.