Manny Romero is a Performance Specialist at Naval Base Point Loma, where he oversees training programs for various commands, as well as individual sailors. He has worked as a strength and conditioning coach/specialist in military, firefighter, and athletic settings. Romero holds a Master of Science degree from Point Loma Nazarene University and a Bachelor of Science degree from San Diego State University. Romero also holds several certifications through the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) and American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM). In 2019, he completed an internship with the Denver Fire Department’s Health and Wellness program, was selected by his peers to support the presentation of the Navy Operational Fitness and Fueling System (NOFFS) program at National Athletic Trainers’ Association’s (NATA) 70th Clinical Symposia and AT Expo, and was awarded the Minority Scholarship through the NSCA Foundation.