Mike Stoops is the Vice President of Operations for Integrated Wellness Partners (IWP). IWP, based in Akron, Ohio, offers a comprehensive, turnkey solution for the development, financing, and health and wellness center management needs of health systems, universities, and municipalities across the country. With over 25+ years of experience as a Sports Medicine professional and Health and Wellness Center operator, Mike is a proven leader and expert in the industry. In his current role, Mike is primarily responsible for directing and managing the business infrastructure of the IWP portfolio. This is inclusive of direct operational oversight for all aspects of the centers. Specifically, Mike delivers executive-level support and guidance to the operations teams related to Finance, Facilities, Materials Management, Human Resources, Compliance, Marketing and Sales, Customer Service, Programming, and other operationally related matters. In addition, he is directly involved in the design, development, and construction phases of all projects from start to finish.
After earning his Master’s Degree in Human Physiology from the University of Akron, Mike became a Certified Athletic Trainer where he worked with several professional baseball organizations. Shortly thereafter, he developed a particular focus in designing and developing Fitness, Wellness and Performance Centers. He has since developed multiple centers across the country throughout his career. Mike lives in Wadsworth, OH with his wife Abby and his four children Allie, Ryan, Jessica, and Jordyn. In his spare time, you will find Mike trail running and mountain biking.