Matthew Mancuso is a 2016 graduate from the University of Western Ontario, and received a B.Sc., Honor’s Specilization in Kinesiology. Through classes such as Clinical Biomechanics and Physiology of Fitness Appraisal, his educational and practical learning experiences have fostered a passion for promoting physical activity and lifestyle changes to positively affect the healthcare landscape. In all 4 years of his undergrad, he was a member of the Mustang’s varsity Water Polo team, competing in intercollegiate athletics around Ontario. Matthew was the recipient of a summer studentship position in the Exercise and Health Psychology Lab at Western University. Within this position, he gained an understanding of the basic principles of research, which led to his desire to continue in the world academia. He feels as though W21C is the perfect place to do such, and is thrilled to be a part of the team!