Meet Chris Schmidt
Chris, our Director of Fitness and Wellness at Lustbader Center, brings over 20 years of fitness industry experience and has a passion for helping people improve their lives through innovative programs and services. He owned his own wellness company for 12 years which focused on administering park district youth camps, providing in-home training to families, and running on-site wellness programs for small businesses. Chris also has experience working with younger athletes training professional and college athletes, celebrity clients, weekend warriors, and individuals with special needs. He is a happy newlywed and enjoys spending time with family and friends, reading, exercising, hiking, and camping, but is happiest with a golf club in his hands. Chris holds a
BA in Exercise Science and Fitness Management from Concordia University Chicago, a MA in Exercise Science, and he is also a NSCA Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist.