Derek’s mission is health and wellness advocacy with a focus on underserved communities and vulnerable populations. A former swim coach for over a decade and an AmeriCorps alumnus, Derek has a love for teaching and service. In 2020, he became a RYT-200 Certified Yoga Teacher recognized by the Yoga Alliance. He offers Vinyasa Yoga, Group Fitness, and Health Coaching. As a father, Derek intentionally works to break destructive generational patterns and be an example for his children as well as other parents.