Meet Our Coaches

 

Matt Szelog, ATC, CSCS, CES

Sports Performance Supervisor
Athletic Trainer

Matt has been working for Exeter Hospital Rehabilitation Services since graduating as an athletic trainer from the University of New Hampshire in 2002. He received his certification as a strength and conditioning specialist in 2004 as well as his corrective exercise specialist certification in 2009. He has also been published through the NSCA.

Matt was a multi-sport athlete growing up and ultimately chose to focus on basketball while attending high school. He is thrilled at the opportunity to work within a basketball facility and still plays competitively today.

Matt also participates in extreme sports such as surfing, snowboarding, and mountain biking. In 2012 and 2013 he has placed in the top 20 at the Xterra Stoaked Off-road Sprint Triathlon in Hanover, NH.

Matt specializes in sports performance training, injury prevention training, post-rehabilitation, and corrective exercise.
 


Erica Grenier, ATC

Performance Specialist

Erica graduated Magna Cum Laude from the University of New Hampshire with a B.S. in Athletic Training. Erica has found her passion by sharing how empowering exercise can be for absolutely anyone. Whether it is training for a marathon or gaining strength to decrease pain, Erica brings creativity and fun to each session.

Erica leads two morning Fit for Life classes where adults with any fitness level enjoy an overall body strength and conditioning experience. She also runs one of the Foundation classes where she fosters the love of movement for kids ages 9-12, while improving their performance in sport. Erica is available for Small Group Training Sessions as well.

When Erica is not working at the Performance Center, she is over at the hospital as a trainer for the Cancer Wellfit Program. In her off-time, Erica is obsessed with gardening, playing with her dog Nala, and traveling.  
 

Specialties: Injury prevention, Functional Movement Screens, Corrective Exercises, Cancer Wellfit

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Erin Dixon, CPT

Performance Specialist

“Erin is enthusiastic trainer from the Seacoast area who has been working in the health and medical industry for over 6 years. She became an ACSM Certified Trainer after graduating from the American Academy of Personal Training in 2009, and is currently enrolled at Integrative Nutrition to expand her knowledge as a Health Coach. The importance of maintaining a wellness lifestyle with proper movement is a daily mission for Erin thru her involvement in chiropractic. Helping others to move better and enjoy physical activities is just one of her many passions. She has trained clients 1-on-1 to meet personal goals, worked with groups of athletes to improve strength and endurance in preparation for their sports season, as well as instructed boxing, bootcamp, and circuit style classes. Growing up in a military family and participating in multiple sports has influenced Erin’s style of training in both her personal life and career. She enjoys staying fit with her own activities of playing rugby, Thai boxing, soccer, an occasional road race or obstacle course, and a refreshing hike to name a few.”
 


Taylor Brown, ATC, CSCS

Taylor grew up playing various sports, eventually focusing on field hockey at the high school level, and expanded upon these interests as an athletic training student at Endicott College. While at Endicott, she gained experience in a variety of strength training and therapeutic exercise settings and with diverse groups of clients.  Shortly after graduating in 2012, she began working at Exeter Hospital as a Rehab Support Assistant.

In 2015, Taylor received her certification as a strength and conditioning specialist from the NSCA. In her time at Exeter Hospital, she has led senior fitness groups, completed group training programs with the Seacoast United Academy soccer teams and various Spartans basketball teams, and has worked with the Seacoast United Phantoms. She is currently the head athletic trainer at Sanborn Regional High School. In her free time, Taylor enjoys exploring the outdoors with her dog and experimenting with healthy recipes in the kitchen.
 


Greg Hatheway, CSCS

Greg is a graduate of Ithaca College with a Bachelor’s in clinical exercise science and received his certification as a strength and conditioning specialist in 2009. He was a multi sport athlete growing up but eventually focused on wrestling and competed at the collegiate level.

 

Greg was the strength and conditioning coach for the AHL Portland Pirates, and ran training camps for the Arizona Coyotes as well as the U18 US Women’s Junior National Team. He specializes in hockey training but has had success and experience with clients of all sports, ages, and abilities. Greg’s true passion is connecting with clients and helping them reach their fitness goals.

 

When Greg is not working he enjoys spending time with his wife and two boys camping and hiking.
 


Christian Merritt, CPT, CSCS

Christian is a recent graduate from the University of New England Exercise Science department, where he received his B.S. in Applied Exercise Science. He was a four year Varsity Athlete on the Men's Ice Hockey Team. In 2016 he obtained his CPT through the NSCA in order to volunteer and assist the Head Strength Coach at the University of New England, and he has since received his CSCS in 2017.

Christian enjoys working with a wide range of populations, from the competitive athlete looking to advance to the next level to the older population looking to improve movement and gain strength to make everyday activities easier.