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  • Master of Education, Springfield College, Springfield, Mass., 2009
  • Bachelor of Arts, College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, Mass., 2005

Prior to returning to Springfield College, Feit had an extensive career in sports performance which included time spent as an assistant strength and conditioning coach at the University of Iowa and the University of Louisville as well as the adult program coordinator at Reach Your Potential Training.She enjoys making connections between the material she presents in the classroom to her practical work experience in the field of strength and conditioning.

Research Interests

Strength and Conditioning Internship Education

Courses Taught

  • Applications of Strength and Conditioning
  • Sports Nutrition
  • Technology Trends in Strength and Conditioning
  • Kinesiology Lab

Certifications and Memberships

  • National Strength and Conditioning Association
  • Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association
  • Certified Functional Strength Coach
  • Precision Nutrition
  • Functional Movement Systems

Selected Works

Presentations

Feit, M. K. (2019, February). Practical Uses for Biomechanical Analysis in the team setting. Presented at the Holy Cross Sports Performance Conference, Worcester, Mass.

Feit, M. K., & Feit, A. E. (2019, January). From the Living Room to the Weight Room – Lessons Learned as a Married Coaching Couple. Presented at the National High School Strength Coaches Association Annual Conference and Cruise, Fla.

Feit, M. K. (2018, July). Designing an Effective Warm Up. Presented at the Springfield College International Summer Program in Strength and Conditioning, Springfield, Mass.

Feit, M. K. (2018, July). Program Writing for Athletes. Presented at the Springfield College International Summer Program in Strength and Conditioning, Springfield, Mass.

Feit, A. E., & Feit, M. K. (2015, April). Practical Nutrition Strategies for Today’s Competitive Athlete. Presented at the Massachusetts National Strength and Conditioning Association State Clinic, Springfield, Mass.

Feit, M. K., & Feit, A. E. (2013, April). Private Sector to the Pros: An Inside Look into Today’s Strength and Conditioning Professions. Presented at the Springfield College Exercise Science Symposium, Springfield, Mass.

Feit, M. K. (2012, June). Nutrition for Today’s Athlete. Presented at the Reach Your Potential High School Sports Performance Clinic, Tinton Falls, N.J.

Feit, M. K. (2008, May). A Practical Approach to Preventing Lower Body Injuries. Presented at the Iowa National Strength and Conditioning Association State Clinic, Pella, IA. Boyle, M., & Feit, M. K. (2007, August). Proper Exercise Progression for Hamstring Exercises. Presented at the Perform Better Conference, Providence, R.I.