fast twitch leadership
Fast Twitch's Leadership Team is responsible for brand development, supporting the existing FT Facilities, and creating new business opportunities. In addition to this team, each facility's staff is comprised of knowledgeable and experienced professionals who have been hand-selected and intensively trained in the FT Methodology.
james meder, chief development officer
Not only a highly sought after performance specialist, James has also developed a talent for strategic branding and creative marketing that established Fast Twitch as one of the leading performance companies in the nation. He heads up the operations staff through a coordinated approach to business development that has affiliated Fast Twitch with elite teams/organizations and national partnerships. The initial concept of Fast Twitch came from experiences at nationally respected facilities, as well as, pursuing a sport management degree from Bowling Green State University.
irik johnson, chief performance officer
With Fast Twitch becoming one of the dominant forces in sport performance, Irik has focused his attention to developing and implementing the performance aspect as it applies to pro, collegiate, high school, and youth athletes. His experienced background in coaching and sport science has allowed him to develop a unique approach to the progression, methodology, and sport-specific training used at Fast Twitch. Irik received his M.S. in Exercise and Sport Science with a concentration in Human Performance from Ithaca College. During this time he also served as the strength and conditioning coach, as well as, a position coach for the football team.
andreas olesen, director of recovery
Andreas is one of the original staff members at Fast Twitch. Throughout the company’s growth, he has served in a variety of capacities focusing on injuries and performance. Andreas assisted in developing and currently oversees the FT Recovery Division, in addition to serving as a Performance Therapist. His skills are drawn from years of therapy experience, a strong European and American education, and countless experiences as a professional volleyball player.
alex decker, director of operations
Alex has been a member of the Fast Twitch team since August of 2013. He focuses on a diverse number of tasks while overseeing the facility coordinators of each Fast Twitch location. A college baseball player while getting his Sports Management degree, Alex relies on organization and structure to ensure the business reaches their objectives.
Torrey Johnson, creative director