Eric played football at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire while earning a Bachelors of Science degree in Exercise Physiology. In addition to his degree, Eric is a Certified Personal Trainer and a Corrective Exercise Specialist with the National Academy of Sports Medicine and a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist with the National Strength and Conditioning Association.
With an extensive background of 10 years in health and fitness, Eric is a motivated and dedicated health and wellness professional. A team oriented leader, Eric is accomplished in the development and implementation of exercise prescription within multiple demographics. Eric has a successful history in strength and conditioning, athletic performance, corrective exercise, and youth health and fitness.
“Sometimes the greatest feeling in life and athletics is doing what others say you cannot. I feel strongly that Parisi Speed and Strength provides the opportunity and resources for young athletes to empower themselves while proving those doubters wrong.” - Eric Filipiak
Bill has overcome his own struggle with obesity with a balanced approach to life, diet, and exercise allowing him to maintain a healthy lifestyle and also find his passion in personal wellness. He is currently finishing his Associate degree at the University of Wisconsin Marathon County and then a Bachelors in Health Promotion at the University of Wisconsin Stevens Point.
With 3 years of experience in Personal Health and Wellness, Bill is determined to motivate others towards living healthier.
"I’ve found the keys to success in life, fitness, sports, and relationships are commitment and consistency. Both of which can be difficult to stick with on the long haul, but I know for a fact that with balanced amounts of guidance, teamwork, structure, dedication, and fun; being committed towards a goal is much easier. Parisi Speed and Strength provides that balance to promote healthy and successful athletes in sports and life."– Bill Koepke