Brandon Chien, Bay Area Liaison: Brandon is dedicated to assisting people making extraordinary life changes and seeking self-knowledge. He started his own journey as an underweight stress-junkie who smoked heavily and had never exercised. Embracing many lessons from the Universe over the years he has transformed into a Strength and Mindfulness Coach. He is passionate about the sport of Olympic weightlifting and all things related to the human body. Based in Northern California, he coaches Olympic weightlifting and trains both individuals and small-groups at Marvelous CrossFit in Burlingame, CrossFit Old County in Belmont, and SBM Fitness in Menlo Park. He studied Philosophy at UC Riverside and has certifications through the following fitness entities: NSCA-CSCS, USA Weightlifting, FMS-1, Precision Nutrition, Trigger Point Performance, and can work with Pre/Post-Natal women.