Graham Melstrand

Executive Vice President, Community Health and Wellness

Living the ACE Mission. Graham lives the ACE mission by staying active and enjoys cycling, hiking and sailing. He was previously a competitive cyclist and participated in the U.S. Olympic Trials (1984, 1988) and was a member of the U.S. National Team Cycling Development Program from 1983 to 1990. Graham believes the best way to maximize participation and engagement in physical activity is to focus on the FUN in FUNction. 

Working at ACE. Graham is the executive vice president of community health and wellness. In his role, Graham leads the team responsible for bringing the organization’s mission into communities that need it the most through partnering with liked-minded partners. Graham also collaborates with organizations and coalitions to encourage policy changes to make physical activity more accessible for all people.  

Education and Experience. Graham brings more than 35 years of experience in the health and fitness industry. In addition to his ACE Personal Trainer Certification, he also holds a Physical Education and Athletic Training degree from California State University, Long Beach. 

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