Eric Mathe 
      Edmond, Oklahoma native Eric Mathe received his B.S. in Exercise Science from the University of Kansas.  He went on to earn his M.S. in Exercise Physiology from the University of Oklahoma.  

     Eric holds the Certified Personal Trainer (NSCA-C PT) and Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) certifications through the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA).  Eric is currently the head trainer at Body Rock Fitness Club & CafĂ© in Oklahoma City.

     He chose a turtle for Tommy Turtle: Exercise Is Fun! because a turtle is typically slow and mostly sedentary. Due to Tommy's regular exercise habits, he is not an everyday turtle. He is fast, strong, and full of energy.