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Mary Wykle

Educator, MW Associates
Speaker Mary Wykle

Mary O. Wykle, PhD, ATRIC, AEA, LGIT, WSIT: Dr. Mary O. Wykle, Ph.D. is President and consultant/primary trainer for MW Associates. She has been an Adjunct Professor for Northern Virginia Community College for numerous years. Recently, Mary was Head of Training and Fitness for AquaLogix where she developed the instructor training program and manual for AquaLogix Strength and Conditioning. Mary is a senior instructor for the Aquatic Therapy and Rehabilitation Institute (ATRI), and a presenter for the International Aquatic Fitness Conference (AEA). She is the recipient of the International Swimming Hall of Fame Adapted Aquatics Award and the recipient of numerous national and international awards including the ATRI Aquatic Therapy Professional Award, the Tsunami Spirit Award, and the Dolphin Award. She has also received the AEA Lifetime Global Achievement Award. Other honors include four awards of the United States Army Outstanding Civilian Service Medal; the American Red Cross Clara Barton Honor Award for Meritorious Leadership (2 times) and numerous other awards. She is the past Chair of the College of Physical Activity and Sports Sciences Visiting Committee for West Virginia University and a member of the College’s Hall of Fame.