Dr. Michael Wood

Employee Spotlight – Dr. Michael Wood

How would you describe your job at Strive!?

Fun and rewarding… I get to work with great people and get to help those get back to the things they love… no better feeling than that.

Best thing about living/working in Ocala?

The diversity of people that I have the opportunity to interact and get to know.

Your hometown?

Mena, Arkansas – a small country town surrounded by the Ouachita Mountains, near the Oklahoma border.

College attended?

University of Central Arkansas.

What is one of your favorite quotes?

Physical fitness is not only one of the most important keys to a healthy body, it is the basis of dynamic and creative intellectual activity. – John F. Kennedy

Favorite mode of exercise and why?

Lifting weights, because the weight room has always been a place for me to de-stress and focus on being better than I was last time.

Favorite sport?


Random fact about you?

I have had four knee surgeries.

What are your hobbies?

Hiking, kayaking, working out, cooking, and spending time with my wife and two dogs.

Favorite food?

Tacos/burritos of all kinds.

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