- 6 years ago
Michael D. Young, a native of Hayward, California, has been very active in personal fitness and health for (25) years. He attended St. Mary’s College in Moraga, California to study communications. In 1980, Mr. Young was drafted by the Baltimore Orioles of Major League Baseball in the first round, the 11thplayer picked in the nation. He ended up signing with the Orioles and after (2 ½) years in the minor leagues, he was promoted to the major leagues and was a part or the 1983 World Series Champion Orioles. In total, Mr. Young played (9) years in professional baseball.
As the President and Owner of Genesis Fitness Conceptsand President (Co-founder) of FLONationFoundation, Mr. Young is very passionate about fitness and health and works with many individuals to help assist in motivating and educating them on proper exercise and nutrition. He wrote First Lady, Michelle Obama, to offer his assistance with her “Let’s Move” campaign, in getting kids moving towards a healthier lifestyle a