Master of Science, Exercise Physiology, Portland State University
Master of Business Administration, University of Hawaii
Bachelor of Science, Physical Education, University of Iowa
Certified Fitness Instructor, American Council of Exercise
Pacific University; Instructor of Exercise Physiology and Kinesiology
Maui Community College; Personal trainer exam preparation and fitness classes. Created and instructed in the exercise television show "MAUI MOVES".
Maui Family YMCA; Fitness Director, supervised and trained the fitness instructors and personal trainers as well as teaching various fitness classes.
Wellness Programs for Business; Provides businesses with employee fitness programs and health strategies.
Fitness Industry Education Provider; Developed prep courses for personal training certification exams, taught as an instructor trainer, and she provided continuing education for trainers and fitness instructors.
Competition in gymnastics , local running races, the Xterra triathlon, canoe paddling and stand up paddling. Theresa is one of Hawaii’s elite women paddlers, winning the prestigious Molokai Channel race (Na Wahine O Ke Kai) five times , and continues to place highly in the masters division. She also participates in skiing, snowboarding, bicycling, sailing and extreme hiking.