Dr. Porr has been involved in corporate and community wellness since 1976. He has designed facilities and wellness programs for small, medium and large corporations. He has extensive experience designing wellness and wellness incentive programs for hospitals and healthcare systems. He has published articles in the field of exercise science and has an extensive consulting background.
Dr. Porr has taught both undergraduate and graduate courses in the areas of fitness, wellness, exercise science and health programming at Northern Illinois University, Kent State University, Arizona State University, Lipscomb University and Belmont University. He also has clinical exercise physiology experience.
Education & Experience
Dr. Porr has been an owner and operator of several large athletic clubs developed in conjunction with hospitals and healthcare systems and spent over 20 years with Saint Thomas Hospital and St. Thomas Health Services in Nashville, Tennessee and Ascension Health in St. Louis, Missouri. He is a graduate of the College of Wooster and received his Master’s degree and Doctorate from Arizona State University.