Dr. Brown joined the faculty at Cal State Fullerton in 2002 and is currently a Professor in the Department of Kinesiology with a specialty in Strength and Conditioning and serves as Director of the Center for Sport Performance. Prior to coming to California, he spent two years at Arkansas State University as director of the Human Performance Laboratory. Before Arkansas he was in Florida for 16 years serving as Research Director for an Orthopaedic surgeon group and teaching and coaching at the public school level. He was President of the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) from 2006-2009 and is a Fellow of both the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) and the NSCA. Dr. Brown’s research interests focus on neuromuscular adaptations to high velocity exercise. He and his students have recently completed studies examining limb acceleration and its generic components, the physiologic responses of bisymmetrically dissimilar effectors and the effects of different warm-up protocols on vertical jump and baseball bat velocity.