ALEX THOMAS

President

Alex Thomas is not only an experienced Clinical Accredited Sports Nutritionist, he is also the Australian Ambassador of the ISSN (International Society of Sports Nutrition), and was one of the first qualified CISSN in the country.  He is co-creator of the Metabolic Health Screen, and is passionate about up-skilling Personal Trainers in Applied Sports Nutrition, and providing them with legitimate education, qualifications and insurance to ensure they have successful and sustainable career as Accredited Sports Nutritionists.

ERIC HELMS

Advisory Board Member

Eric Helms PhD, CSCS is drug free bodybuilding and powerlifting science communicator. He coaches natural athletes as a part of team 3D Muscle Journey and publishes peer-reviewed academic articles and blogs about physique and strength sport. He speaks at academic and commercial conferences, appears on fitness, nutrition and exercise science podcasts and is active on social media. Eric has a PhD in Strength and Conditioning with a research focus on autoregulating powerlifting training, his research focus for his second masters was on protein and macronutrient manipulation for dieting bodybuilders, he did his first masters in exercise science and health promotion with a concentration on performance enhancement and injury prevention, he has a bachelors in fitness and wellness and he is currently a research fellow at the Sports Performance Research Institute New Zealand at Auckland University of Technology. As an athlete, Eric competes in strength and physique sport, he earned pro status as a natural bodybuilder with the PNBA in 2011 and competes in the IPF as an unequipped powerlifter.

JOSEPH COYNE

Advisory Board Member

Joseph Coyne is an exercise physiologist, sport scientist and sports nutritionist from Gold Coast, Australia. He is currently the Director of Athletic Development for Lindisfarne AGS. He has previously been the Physical Preparation Coach for the Chinese Athletics Association’s jump & sprints section; where he handled the rehabilitation and strength & power training for China’s best track & field athletes. Prior to that, he was the Performance Manager at the Chinese Olympic Committee’s National Sports Training Centre in Beijing in the lead up to the Rio Olympics. Athletes supported by this program won 34 medals (including 19 gold medals) at the 2016 Olympics. As a speaker, Joseph has lectured at a number of international conferences including in China, United Kingdom, United States, Australia and New Zealand. For more info visit http://www.coynesportsinjuryclinic.com.au/

ADAM OETTING

Advisory Board Member

Adam Oetting Is an experienced Clinical and Sports Nutritionist. Adam started his career as an elite soldier in the Australian Army and was a Unit Physical Training Instructor. During his 9 Years, He undertook study towards his degree in Human Nutrition to further his passion in the Health and Fitness industry. Adam has worked at all levels from General Population through to Elite Soldiers and Professional MMA Fighters. He joined Sports Nutrition Australia as he is passionate about the industry education, regulation and the ongoing development of relevant content in line with scope.

ALLY SMITH

Advisory Board Member

Ally is an Accredited Practicing Dietitian/Nutritionist and Sports Dietitian who specializes in nutrition to support body composition goals, including increased muscle mass, fat loss and competition preparation. She also provides metabolism testing, using a MEDGEM machine to calculate RMR (resting metabolic rate) to therefore determine if metabolic suppression is present.
In addition Ally offers nutrition support for all chronic disease management including but not limited to diabetes, cardiovascular health, gastrointestinal health (IBS, IBD) and eating disorders.
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MICHAEL SCHNEIDER

Ambassador

KIRRI
WOOD

Ambassador

CODY MCAULIFFE

Ambassador

KENNET WAALE

Ambassador

DIANA
KIDD

Ambassador

JOEY CANTLIN

Ambassador