Team 2017-10-30T21:43:05+00:00

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

Specialty: neuroscience.

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.”

Jenn Heflin

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