Meet Our Board
Matt Hussey, Vice President
Matt Hussey has been in the fitness industry for over 32 years. In 1999, Matt went back to The Works Family Health & Fitness Center full time as the Operations Manager. Over the years he has taken on the Food & Beverage & Pro Shop departments. He also oversees the mid level managers and runs the Service Desk. His current title has changed to the Member Services Manager where Matt has added the Environmental Services department to his responsibilities. Matt is an avid racquetball player and former State Champion. He joined the NEHRSA Board of Directors in 2015 and has a BS degree in Interdisciplinary Studies with a concentration in Business Management & Physical Education from Plymouth State College.
The Works Family Health & Fitness Center
Mike Anderson, Treasurer
Mike Anderson has a B.S. in Exercise Science from the University of Massachusetts in Amherst and has been working in the fitness industry for over 20 years. After two years of working in club operations at Le Pli Health Club & Spa in Cambridge, Mike decided to pursue personal training as a full time career and spent the next six years training people of all shapes, sizes and ages. His fitness class clients ranged from pre-teens with cancer to athletes to people in their 80s. It was during this time that Mike began experimenting with the sport of triathlon, competing in his first sprint triathlon in the mid 90s. He has since completed over a dozen distance triathlons, including 3 Ironman triathlons.
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Angela is currently the Administrative and Operations Manager at Commonwealth Sports Club in Boston MA. She moved back to Boston after receiving her Bachelor’s degree in Communication Studies at James Madison University. Angela began working at Commonwealth Sports Club in 2010 as a front desk associate and the rest as they say, is history. With her position now, Angela has the opportunity to be involved in each aspect of the business, from sales and marketing to program development and implementation. Having started at the front desk, her focus though has always been on the member experience. From the minute they walk in the door to even after they leave, she wants every person to feel as though they are part of CSC’s community.
Zack is the General Manager at Orchard Hills Athletic Club in Lancaster, MA. Zack joined the Orchard Hills team in 2007 in kids programs, since then he has worked in every department in the facility. This experience has taught him how to best lead the team at Orchard Hills and provide an experience the members deserve.
Orchard Hills Atheltic Club, 100 Duval Rd, Lancaster, MA 01523
Jason O’Tash joined Healthtrax in 2007 where he exceeded expectations and proactively assumed added responsibilities to fill needs as they occurred. Jason is currently the General Manager of the Healthtrax facility in Newington, CT and has held this position since June of 2014. Jason graduated from the IHRSA Institute at the University of North Caroline at Chapel Hill having received executive level education specifically geared to the fitness industry and was named one of IHRSA’s 2017 Rising Stars.
Jason earned his Bachelors of Science degree in Applied Exercise Science from Springfield College and he authored an article, “Tough Skin” which was published in March 2011 NEHRSA e-news.
Healthtrax Fitness & Wellness, 375 East Cedar Street Newington, CT 06111 Contact: 860-666-8451 firstname.lastname@example.org
Josh St. Onge
Joshua has over 15 years of experience
in the tness industry. He has operated in a variety of roles including: Personal Trainer, Sales Rep, Sales Manager, Membership Director and Fitness Director. Currently Josh Is the General Manager of the Healthtrax Fitness and Wellness, East Greenwich, RI location. He also serves as the corporation’s Lead Sales Instructor and visits other Healthtrax locations to further develop membership teams.
He believes that a systematic approach, and a true desire to help others become the best version of themselves, are the cornerstone for success in the Health and Wellness eld. Josh graduated from the University of Rhode Island in 2004 with a Bachelors degree in Marketing.
Leddy Gallagher is the Fitness Manager
at Wave Health & Fitness in Boston, Massachusetts. She earned a B.S. in Exercise Science from Keene State College and a M.S. in Exercise and Health Sciences from The University of Massachusetts Boston. During her time at Keene State, Leddy served as the Student Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach, and Senior Fitness Specialist. While at UMASS Boston, she taught Health Fitness Assessment to undergraduate students. In the ve years that Leddy has been in the Fitness Industry, she has worked as a personal trainer, group tness instructor, and sports performance coach; training individuals of all ages, abilities and tness levels.