Dr. Michael Gervais, PhD
High performance psychologist.
Subspecialty: rugged and hostile environments.
“This project and Lia’s commitment to self-reliance and solitude, will fundamentally alter the boundaries of human performance and experience.”
Christopher Talley, MS
Former aerospace physiologist. CEO of Precision Food Works, Inc. and Red Bull’s high performance nutrition counsel.
Speciality: the unique requirements for ultra-elite athletic performance
Dr. Aenor Sawyer MD, MS
Orthopedist at UCSF with a decade of experience as ‘Expedition Medic’ for world-record ocean rowers.
Subspecialty: health technology, remote medical care
Dr. John A. Shepherd, PhD
Professor Dept. of Radiology and Dir. of Breast and Bone Density Imaging Group, UCSF
Subspecialty: musculoskeletal imaging
Glenn R. Fox, PhD
Head of Design, Strategy and Outreach, USC Performance Science Institute. Co-Founder and data scientist at PhDInsight
Brendon Rearick, CFSC trainer
Kinesiology graduate from the University of Massachusetts. Brendon worked at Mike Boyle Strength and Conditioning for 4 years as; a personal trainer, strength & conditioning coach, internship coordinator, and programming director.
Specialty: Functional movement training
Naimah Madden, FST 3 therapist
Fascial Stretch Therapist, pilates and barre instructor.
Subspecialty: flexibility, agility, injury and rehabilitation
Michael Lord, DC, CCSP
Chiropractor, Avanzare San Francisco
Specialty: the treatment and rehabilitation of spine and sports-related injuries
“The audacious nature of Lia’s journey and the challenges it places on the team, will undoubtedly be a catalyst for growth and creativity.”
Bay Area Photographer
Specialty: portrait and business photography
Kevin Burns, LMT, FRC
Sports Massage Therapist
Specialty: elite professional athletes, including NFL, MLB, Olympic, Amercica’s Cup Sailing and Ironman Triathletes