Bryan Mann is an Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy and Athletic Training as well as Assistant Director of Strength and Conditioning at the University of Missouri. He has been involved in strength and conditioning for 16 years. He has experience working with athletes at all levels, including many Olympians and professional athletes. Mann earned his Doctorate in Health Education and Promotion from the University of Missouri in 2011 with an emphasis in Sports Psychology and Fitness. He has been a resource to the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) as the College Coaches Special Interest Group (SIG) Chair, Foundation of Coaching Lifts course Subject Matter Expert, and the Missouri State Director.