Amy Hanshaw, M.S. Executive Director

Amy Hanshaw, M.S.

Amy earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science from High Point University in 2002 and her Master’s Degree in Exercise Physiology from Marshall University in 2005. She was one of the original employees when Dr. Shepherd began the HIT Center in Huntington. read more...

  • Adult Population
  • PEIA Weight Management
  • Metabolic Testing
Derrick Berry, M.S. Athletic Development Director

Derrick Berry, M.S.

Derrick received both his Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science, as well as his Master of Science in Exercise Science from Marshall University. His experience in training varies vastly across the fitness spectrum.read more...

  • Speed Up Director
  • NFL Combine Specialist
  • Athletic Development
Darryl Jones, B.S. Assistant Athletic Development Director

Darryl Jones, B.S.

Darryl is from Brooklyn, NY and received his Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Science from Marshall University. He was a walk-on for the Marshall University football team. He joined the HIT Center team as an intern in 2007 and has since earned the position as the Assistant Speed-Up Director read more...

  • Assistant Speed-Up Director
  • NFL Combine Training
  • Athletic Development
  • Adult Fitness
Brittney Blanton Asst. Lighten-UP/HIT Fit Program Director & Social Media Manager

Brittney Blanton

Brittney is from Huntington, WV. She attended Spring Valley High School and graduated in 2010 where she played softball and continued her career at West Virginia State University as a catcher. Currently, Brittney is a senior at Marshall University pursuing her bachelor’s degree in Exercise Physiology. read more...

  • Softball Specialist
  • Adult Fitness & Weight Loss
  • Athletic Development
  • Boot Camp Group Training
Kristen McFadden, M.S. Exercise Specialist

Kristen McFadden, M.S.

Kristen is from Dayton, OH and received her Bachelor of General Studies degree in Pre-physical Therapy and minored in Psychology from Indiana-Purdue University Fort Wayne. While at IPFW, Kristen was a member of the Mastodons women’s soccer team at the division I level. read more...

  • Athletic Development
  • Adult Fitness & Weight Loss
  • Soccer Specialist
  • Return-to-Sport Bridge Program