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 Chris Craytor


    Chris Craytor

    acac Fitness & Wellness Center

    Charlottesville, VA

  • Photo of Frank Lawrence


    Frank Lawrence

    Little Rock Athletic Centers, Inc.

    Little Rock, AR

  • Photo of Michele Melkerson Granryd


    Michele Melkerson Granryd

    Michele Fit and Well Personal Training & Fitness Management Solutions

    Austin, TX

  • Photo of Alan Leach


    Alan Leach

    West Wood Clubs

    Dublin, Ireland

  • Photo of Monica Marques

    Senior Class

    Monica Marques

    Companhia Athletica

    São Paulo, Brazil

  • Photo of Chris Smith

    Junior Class

    Chris Smith

    FW Fitness BC Ltd.

    Richmond, BC Canada

  • Photo of Chris Stevenson

    Junior Class

    Chris Stevenson

    The Empower Group

    Westlake Village, CA

  • Photo of Greta Wagner

    Junior Class

    Greta Wagner

    Chelsea Piers

    Stamford, CT

  • Photo of Luke Carlson

    Sophomore Class

    Luke Carlson

    Discover Strength

    Bloomington, MN

  • Photo of Aaron Moore

    Sophomore Class

    Aaron Moore

    VIDA Fitness & Aura Spa

    Washington, D.C.

  • Photo of Loni Wang

    Sophomore Class

    Loni Wang

    Catic Wellness Group, Ltd.

    Shenzhen, China

  • Photo of J.J. Creegan

    Freshman Class

    J.J. Creegan

    Orangetheory Fitness

    Boca Raton, FL

  • Photo of Ori Gorfine


    Ori Gorfine

    US Fitness Holdings

    McLean, VA

  • Photo of Al Noshirvani

    Freshman Class

    Al Noshirvani

    Fitness Club Management, Inc

    Rockville, MD

  • Photo of Richard Beddie

    GHFA Representative

    Richard Beddie

    Exercise NZ

    Christchurch, New Zealand

  • Photo of Bill Davis

    IPAC Representative

    Bill Davis

    ABC Fitness Solutions

    Sherwood, AR

  • Photo of Erik Lindseth

    NHFA Representative

    Erik Lindseth

    Life Time, Inc.

    Chanhassen, MN