Edward Ferkel is a graduate of Marywood University with a B.S. in Nutrition and Dietetics and is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN). He joined the U.S. Army in 2006 and completed his active duty tour with the 25th Infantry Division, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii in 2010. Edward was deployed in 2007 in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom and returned home in 2009. In 2013, Edward graduated the (University of Scranton) ROTC program and was named Distinguished Military Honor Graduate. He continues to serve the country in the U.S. Army Reserves as an Engineering officer. While serving in the military, he found a profound passion for nutrition and fitness. Edward recently received his personal training certification from the American Council on Exercise. His goal is to continue developing the nutrition program at Vive and help people improve their nutritional and physical lifestyle.