Meet some of our Exercise Science Graduates

Joe Decker

Joe Decker (ES '98)
- Owner Gut Check Fitness, San Diego, CA
- World Fittest Man (2000), Guiness Book of World Records
- Creator of the "Ultimate Suck", a 12-hour & 36-hour event held over Labor Day Weekend in Cuba, IL



Megan Ervin

Megan Ervin (ES '12)
- Miss Illinois 2013
- Platform was "eCHANGE" "Everyone Choosing Healthy Activities and Nutritional Goals"
- Placed in the Top 10 Miss America Pageant
- Currently employed as Medical Device Sales at Tactile Medical, Spokesperson, Speaker & Consultant


Kyle Gugeler

Kyle Gugeler (ES '13)
- Fitness Specialist at Great River Medical Center in West Burlington, IA
- ACSM Certified Personal Trainer
- PCIA Certified Instructor
- Recipient of the 2015 Service Excellence Award

Lauren Ivan

Lauren Ivan (ES '13)
- Fitness Director at Midtown Health in Oakbrook, IL
- TRX L1 Certification
- AFAAA Group Exercise Certification





Curtis Sargent

Curtis Sargent, DPT (ES '11)
- Completed his doctoral degree in Physical Therapy at Washington University in St. Louis.
- Currently a physical therapist at Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush Hospital in Chicago.


Jason Williams

Jason Williams (ES '10)
Professional Football Player
- Dallas Cowboys (2009–2010)
- Carolina Panthers (2010–2011)
- Philadelphia Eagles (2012)
- Carolina Panthers (2012–2014)
- Tampa Bay Buccaneers (2014-15)