AARON GILLIES has been named facility director at Peak Performance, a branch of Pair & Marotta Physical Therapy. Gillies earned an undergraduate degree in exercise science at Cal State Bakersfield before going on to earn a master’s degree in kinesiology at the University of Texas at El Paso. His certifications include Certified Strength & Condition Specialist and Precision Nutrition. As Peak Performance director, he writes training plans for personal training clients, group fitness classes, sports performance programs and post-therapy fitness patients.