Certification Council Chair
Robert Bovee has worked in the health and fitness industry for over 40 years. Mr. Bovee has an extensive education, some of his educational accomplishments include studies in Sports Medicine, Exercise Physiology, Nutrition and Rehabilitation at Syracuse University. He is a NFPT-CPT and NFPT Master Trainer with specialty certifications in Resistance, Endurance and Functional Training. Mr. Bovee’s education extends to Lifestyle and Weight Management, Exercise Therapy and Pre-Surgery Conditioning. He is a Rehabilitation and Medical Exercise Specialist certified by the American Academy of Health, Fitness and Rehabilitation Professionals and is also a professional member of the National Strength and Conditioning Association, the American Running and Fitness Association, IDEA Health and Fitness as well as the National Strength and Conditioning Foundation (over 20 years).
Mr. Bovee has many professional accomplishments in his longstanding fitness career. He is the author of the series entitled ‘Strengthening and Conditioning Your Body’ and he has researched, wrote and designed 127 Exercise/Fitness Therapy and Rehabilitation Programs for Injury Prevention and Rehabilitation Programs. For 12 years, Robert was the Head Strength, Conditioning and Rehab Coach for Rochester NY professional sports teams: Rochester Americans Hockey Team, Raging Rhinos Soccer Team, Rattlers Outdoor Lacrosse and Knighthawks Indoor Lacrosse Teams.
In 2002, Robert Bovee was presented with the International Employee of the Year Award by World Gym International and received the highest honors at the Arnold Swartzenagger Classic, The Joe Gold Award.
Currently, Mr. Bovee is the Owner/CEO of National Academy of the Personal Health Approach (NATPHA) and oversees the Personal Training and Exercise/Fitness Therapy Departments.
Term: Nov 2018 – Nov 2020