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Fitness Graduate Assistant
||One Bear Place #97100
||Waco, TX 76798-7100
Andreas grew up in Greece and came to Texas in August 2012.
He has a BS in Economics, an MBA, and an MS in Technology Management. He received his 3rd master's (MSEd in Sport Pedagogy) from Baylor University in August 2013, while working as the intern strength coach for the Lady Bears Basketball Team and as personal trainer at the Student Life Center.
He is currently serving as the Fitness Graduate Assistant while pursuing his PhD emphasizing in the importance of Mental Toughness in Sports.
Concerning his working experience, Andreas used to own his own gym and two food supplements and sports equipment stores in Greece, while working as strength coach for professional teams and athletes.
Andreas is certified by the following organizations: ACSM, NSCA, Red Cross, USAW, USATF and his main goal as the fitness GA is to "elevate the quality of service provided to the patrons at the SLC".
He speaks Greek, English and French.
After graduation, he wants to go back to strength coaching.
Favorite motto: "Heureux qui, comme Ulysse, a fait un bon voyage."