Bryan Mann is the director of sports science for olympic sports as well as an Associate Professor of Kinesiology and Sports Sciences at the University of Miami where he teaches Strength & Conditioning. Previously he was an associate professor of Physical Therapy as well as Assistant Director of Strength and Conditioning at the University of Missouri. He has been involved in strength and conditioning since 1997. 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, formerly the Missouri State Director and currently serving on the Conference Committee.