MEET THE FOUNDER - Bobbi-Jo Atchison
With over 10 years of experience in the field, Bobbi-Jo Atchison has dedicated her career to supporting individuals experiencing disability and chronic conditions to get active.
With a wide range of experience in developing partnerships, teaching, research, accessibility and direct service delivery through the University of Alberta and The Steadward Centre for Personal & Physical Achievement, Bobbi-Jo has now expanded her vision to ensure equal access for ALL individuals (respectful of age, impairment, gender identity, sexual orientation, cultural background, spirituality and mental health) to be active directly within their own communities and homes.
Bobbi-Jo’s combination of education and professional certifications provides a unique bridge between fitness, physical activity and recreation unparalleled by others in the field.
Along with obtaining a Bachelor’s degree in Physical Education and a Master’s degree in Adapted Physical Activity, Bobbi-Jo holds Canada’s highest level of fitness certification – Certified Exercise Physiologist (CEP) and is an award-winning Recreation Therapist through the Alberta Therapeutic Recreation Association.