Erika Canales is a certified USA Track and Field coach, USA Weight Lifting coach, National Academy of Sports Medicine certified personal trainer and has over 20 years of experience in the fitness industry. Erika offers experience in planning, marketing, community outreach, training and project management. Her roles have ranged from case manager to diversity practitioner in the mental health care non-profit industry. Her activities are designed to improve access and health outcomes. Erika has pioneered non-traditional outreach projects with community partners that focus on implementing innovative learning opportunities. Erika holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Sport Management from The University of Texas at Austin and Master of Business Administration from Texas State University.