Board of Directors

The IHRSA Board of Directors is an experienced, intelligent team of industry leaders. They are chosen to serve IHRSA in particular and the fitness industry in general by providing guidance, strategic direction, and insight that has lasting global impact.

Meet the IHRSA Board

The IHRSA Board of Directors is comprised of industry leaders from varied club types, sizes, and specialties from across the globe. Each year, two to four board positions are filled as existing board members complete their terms of service. This ensures that seasoned board members sit side by side with new ones, providing a balance of ideas that can propel our association to new heights of success.

  • Photo of Alan Leach


    Alan Leach

    West Wood Clubs

    Dublin, Ireland

  • Photo of Chris Craytor

    Vice Chair

    Chris Craytor

    acac Fitness & Wellness Center

    Charlottesville, VA

  • Photo of Brad Wilkins


    Brad Wilkins

    Cooper Aerobics

    Dallas, TX​

  • Photo of Michele Melkerson Granryd


    Michele Melkerson Granryd

    Castle Hill Fitness 360

    Austin, TX

  • Photo of Carrie Kepple


    Carrie Kepple

    Styles Studios Fitness

    Peoria, IL

  • Photo of Bryan O’Rourke

    Senior Class

    Bryan O’Rourke

    Vedere Ventures, Fitness24Seven Thailand

    Covington, LA

  • Photo of Monica Marques

    Junior Class

    Monica Marques

    Companhia Athletica

    São Paulo, Brazil

  • Photo of Frank Lawrence

    Sophomore Class

    Frank Lawrence

    Little Rock Athletic Centers, Inc.

    Little Rock, AR

  • Photo of Chris Smith

    Sophomore Class

    Chris Smith

    FW Fitness BC Ltd.

    Richmond, BC Canada

  • Photo of Chris Stevenson

    Sophomore Class

    Chris Stevenson

    Be Military Fit Los Angeles Westlake

    Westlake Village, CA

  • Photo of Greta Wagner

    Sophomore Class

    Greta Wagner

    Chelsea Piers

    Stamford, CT

  • Photo of Luke Carlson

    Freshman Class

    Luke Carlson

    Discover Strength

    Bloomington, MN

  • Photo of Aaron Moore

    Freshman Class

    Aaron Moore

    VIDA Fitness & Aura Spa

    Washington, DC

  • Photo of Jose Teixeira

    Freshman Class

    Jose Teixeira

    SC Fitness

    Lisbon, Portugal

  • Photo of Loni Wang

    Freshman Class

    Loni Wang

    Catic Wellness Group, Ltd.

    Shenzhen, China

  • Photo of Steve Capezzone

    Advisory Role Until December 31

    Steve Capezzone

    Healthtrax International

    Glastonbury, CT

  • Photo of Anastasia Yusina


    Anastasia Yusina

    FITSPACE Studios and Strata Fitness Holding

    Moscow, Russia

  • Photo of Jim Worthington


    Jim Worthington

    Newtown Athletic Club

    Newtown, PA