Board of Directors
Troy Slywka: Troy convocated from the University of Saskatchewan in 1997 with a Bachelor of Science in Physical Education. He furthered his education at the University of Alberta until beginning a brief career as a trainer in the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League with the Humboldt Broncos and the Flin Flon Bombers. He has been in North Battleford for the last 7 plus years as a Kinesiologist at CBI North Battleford. His involvement on the board of directors helps keep kinesiology in the fore front in the smaller communities in Saskatchewan.
High Performance Director
Dean Hoscheit: Dean Graduated from the University of Alberta. He started working in the rehabilitation field in 1984, at the WCB of Alberta clinic in Edmonton. In 1993 he became the first Kinesiologist to work in private practice in Saskatchewan. Current employment is at Bourassa and Associates Rehabilitation Center in Saskatoon. Over the years, Dean has been a volunteer Athletic Trainer and Coach with various Men’s and Women’s sports teams including football, ice hockey, and field lacrosse, and continues living an active lifestyle after having both hips replaced. Dean enjoys developing stronger connections with his family.
Health & Fitness Director
Scott Printz: Scott received his post-secondary education from the University of Saskatchewan in 1988 (BSPE) and 1990 (B.Ed). He is currently a teacher in Saskatoon Public Schools. In addition, he works as an Exercise Therapist with the First Step Program, is a Personal Trainer/Fitness Consultant with the City of Saskatoon and is a contract group trainer. He became involved with the SKESA Board in order to research, educate, and deliver policy with regard to his lifelong passion for health and fitness.
Blair Healey: Blair convocated from the University of Saskatchewan obtaining his B.Sc. Kin in 2006 and later went on to complete a M.Sc. Kin in 2010. From 2005-2010 Blair worked as a Personal and Team Trainer with a wide variety of population groups. Finding a strong intrinsic reward working with those who needed help from a health perspective, Blair decided to make 100% of his caseload focused on health and began working as an Exercise Therapist for CBI Health Group in 2010 and has been loving it ever since.
Continuing Education Director
Chelsea Hansen: Chelsea convocated from the University of Regina with a Bachelors of Kinesiology, Majoring in Human Kinetics in 2014. She currently works at Courtside Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation as an Exercise Therapist. In addition to Exercise Therapy Chelsea also manages the Courtside Website and social media platforms. She is passionate about the benefits of exercise for health management.
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The Saskatchewan Kinesiology and Exercise Science Association (SKESA) is a non-profit organization whose purpose is to develop, train and promote kinesiology professionals in the exercise science industry – to advocate fitness, performance and health promotion throughout the province of Saskatchewan.