Dr. Andreas Stamatis, Ph.D., FACSM, EP-C, is a Clinical Associate Professor and Mental Performance Specialist who brings a multifaceted perspective to the table. Based at the University of Louisville, with a Ph.D. in Educational Psychology, and over a decade in academia and applied settings, he understands the challenges and aspirations of certified professionals. Andreas has made recognized contributions to the field, particularly in mental toughness in sport. As an educator, he's committed to elevating professional standards through innovative, evidence-based curricula. Beyond academia, he has served in roles that underscore his commitment to ethical practices in sports science (current President of the Greater NY ACSM Regional Chapter). Andreas aspires to be a catalyst for positive change in the CCRB, focusing on advocacy for certified professionals, elevating certification standards, and addressing current challenges in the field. He aims to represent you, working to make a lasting, positive impact.