The Educator of the Year Award is presented to an educator who has made noteworthy contributions to education and clinical application of strength training and conditioning.
Current members are encouraged to nominate a deserving individual for Educator of the Year. Nominees must meet the Award Eligibility outlined below to be considered.
Dr. Rhodri S. Lloyd is a Reader in Paediatric Strength and Conditioning at Cardiff Metropolitan University and Chair of the Youth Physical Development Centre, which offers after school strength and conditioning provision to young athletes. He also holds a research associate position with Auckland University of Technology and is a research fellow for Waikato Institute of Technology. His research interests surround the impact of growth and maturation on long-term athletic development and the neuromuscular mechanisms underpinning training adaptations in youth. In addition to his lecturing duties, he is responsible for supervising a large group of PhD students who are all completing research related to paediatric strength and conditioning. Dr. Lloyd serves as a senior associate editor for The Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research and an associate editor for the Strength and Conditioning Journal and to date, has published 3 books, 23 book chapters, and in excess of 85 peer-reviewed research manuscripts.
|NSCA Membership for 2 consecutive years*|
|NSCA Certification (CSCS or NSCA-CPT)|
|Has not received award previously|
*Consectutive membership is counted back from the date the award is to be conferred.
Additional requirements listed in the General Awards Criteria, include but not limited to, the nominee must be nominated by a member in good standing and nominees will be sent a criteria sheet to fill out that must be returned before the required deadline.
|2017 - Matt Stock, PhD, CSCS,*D||2008 - Margaret T. Jones, PhD, CSCS,*D|
|2016 - Brent A. Alvar, PhD, CSCS,*D, RSCC*D, FACSM, FNSCA||2007 - Ellyn M. Robinson, DPE, CSCS,*D|
|2015 - Jeffrey R. Stout, PhD, CSCS, FNSCA||2006 - Terry Housh, PhD, FNSCA|
|2014 - Andrew C. Fry, PhD, CSCS*D, FNSCA||2005 - David R. Pearson, PhD, CSCS,*D|
|2013 - Jared Coburn, PhD, CSCS,*D, FNSCA, FACSM||2004 - Mike Greenwood, PhD, CSCS,*D|
|2012 - Michael A. Martino, PhD, CSCS||2003 - Jay R. Hoffman, PhD, CSCS,*D, RSCC*D|
|2010 - Lee E. Brown, EdD, CSCS,*D, FNSCA||2002 - William J. Kraemer, PhD, CSCS|
|2009 - Jose Antonio, PhD, CSCS, FNSCA|