Karl received his Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology with a concentration in Fitness Studies from LSU in 2007. Karl has a certification in aquatic exercise through AEA and works very closely with the Parkinson’s Foundation. He also participates in numerous races, swim meets and triathlons throughout the year.
He has been a team member of The Wellness Center since 2009 as a Health Fitness Instructor. During this time he has taught water and land class and takes special pride in his very popular Parkinson’s classes. Karl also performed fitness orientations and developed great exercise programs for our members.
Prior to The Wellness Center, Karl worked at Pennington Biomedical Research Center doing research on diabetes and exercise. Growing up a competitive swimmer, health and wellness has been a part of his whole life. He enjoys and takes pride in being able to share his knowledge, expertise and being able to help members daily. A quote that he likes to live by is, “There is no try, only do or do not.”