Amy Ashmore holds a Ph.D. in Kinesiology from the University of Texas at Austin. She has over 30 years of sports & fitness industry and academic leadership experience. Amy is the former Program Director for Sports Sciences and Management at the American Military University (AMU) and has been a Professor at American Public University System, University of Tampa, and College of Southern Nevada. Amy has delivered over 250 presentations to academia, business, and industry. She is the author of dozens of articles and blogs and three books that have reached over 500,000 fitness professionals in 80 countries. Amy lives in Las Vegas, Nevada with her son, Aiden, and their dog, Jimbug.