Around the time I graduated high school, I was working as a waitress at a little restaurant here in Lafayette, Ind. One morning my dad,…READ MORE
The Director’s CornerLearn more about NFPT directly from us.
I’m Angie Pattengale
I am the chief executive officer and co-owner, with my sister April Pattee, of the National Federation of Professional Trainers. I work mostly behind the scenes at NFPT on relationship building, advertising, policies and procedures, test development and delivery, certification accreditation and growing the business. I joined my dad, NFPT founder Ron Clark, with the company in 1994. Read the Director’s Corner for my thoughts on NFPT activities and changes in the fitness industry.
Guest Post: Joining the Business
April Pattee is co-owner of the National Federation of Professional Trainers with her sister Angie Pattengale, author of the Director’s Corner. April wrote the following…READ MORE
Find Your Seat at the Table to Succeed
With my sister April Pattee and me at the helm of the National Federation of Professional Trainers, we are often asked what our careers have…READ MORE
The Family That Works Together Wins Together
Everyone knows working with family has its ups and downs. For me, it’s been a positive experience or I wouldn’t be here. I love the…READ MORE
What Makes NFPT Different?
Like other fitness certifying organizations, the National Federation of Professional Trainers certifies as personal trainers those who demonstrate the knowledge, skills and abilities required of…READ MORE
Blood, Sweat and Passion Form Our Family
I could talk about all of areas in which the National Federation of Professional Trainers excels: affordability, easy-to-use preparation tools and even our generous discounts…READ MORE
Road to Recovery Launches Thousands of Fitness Careers
It was 1978, and my father, U.S. Marine Staff Sgt. Ron Clark, was leading his squad on a training exercise at Camp Pendleton, Calif. Their…READ MORE