As a Master Instructor Trainer for MERRITHEW™, John is an integral part of the programming team specializing in STOTT PILATES® and CORE™ Athletic Conditioning & Performance Training™ and has starred in over 60 Fitness and Pilates DVDs, mostly for MERRITHEW. John is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist through NSCA, a Personal Trainer from the American Council on Exercise, and earned his MS in Physical Education from New York University. A STOTT PILATES Certified Instructor since 2001, John is an accomplished Pilates and Fitness Presenter currently representing MERRITHEW and has presented workshops and lectures in more than 14 countries internationally and throughout the USA. He has contributed to and appeared in many international publications, including Men's Fitness, Shape, ePregnancy, Pilates Style and the LA Times. John is the President, and Founder of John Garey Fitness & Pilates where he serves as the Executive Program Director.