MITCH MERWIN

MITCH MERWIN

Club Manager

E-mail: Mitch@CascadeAC.com

Brief info

How long have you been at CAC? I think my 7 years changes to 8 years in August.

What is your job title? Club Manager at CACFL

What is your job description? Make Cascade Athletic Clubs the best place in town to get fit and have fun doing it!

How did you start at CAC? Membership Director at Cascade - Gresham. I actually turned the position down initially because I thought being a barista would be a better fit, but once I realized what a huge mistake I made...I asked for a second chance and was graciously given another opportunity to do membership at Gresham! Thanks Debbie!

What is your favorite fitness quote? "There is no secret. Exercise and lay off the fries. The end."

Hobbies: I love coaching my three boys in soccer, downhill skiing when I find time to make it up to the mountain, and enjoying time with my beautiful wife and kiddos.

Education: Graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Biblical Languages from Moody Bible Institute. Currently working towards my Master's in Business Administration at WSU-Vancouver.

Fun facts: Served in the United States Air Force for 6 years including a tour in Egypt and Saudi Arabia during Operation Iraqi Freedom. I am PADI certified in Scuba Diving. My first car was a 1989 Buick LeSabre. I'm the biggest Cheesehead this side of the Mississippi. I lived in Tunisia (North Africa) for two years and know how to speak Arabic (Tunisian dialect). I love to travel and have a goal to visit every continent before I kick the bucket...I haven't made it to South America, Australia, or Antarctica yet!