Harold Mayer, PhD

   ProfessorHarold Mayer
   Email: hmayer@southern.edu
   Phone: 423.236.2851
   Office Room #: HWC 3109
   Currently on Sabbatical

Harold Mayer is a professor in the School of Physical Education, Health, and Wellness at Southern Adventist University. From 1996-2004, Harold was the director of fitness at the Lifestyle Center of America (LCA). Harold led the research at LCA that demonstrated the effectiveness of the intermittent training technique that he developed.

Harold received his BS degree in human biology and public health from Pacific Union College, Angwin, California, his master’s of public health from Loma Linda University, a graduate fellowship in exercise physiology from San Diego State University, and his PhD in health services with an emphasis in exercise physiology from Walden University, Minneapolis.

Harold’s expertise is helping individuals to develop and incorporate lifelong physical activity habits. As the developer of the IT technique, he is in demand as a public speaker for civic clubs, schools, and corporations. Harold designed, developed, and managed ExCETRA Physical Testing, a mobile cardiovascular testing service, for 13 years.