Jim Ellis

As Executive Vice President and Managing Director, Jim is responsible for the general operational oversight of all administrative responsibilities. This includes the business operations, sales & marketing strategy, corporate strategy including staff, facility and programs associated with Integrated Wellness Partners business approach.

James Groves

Jay Groves is the Regional Executive Director for IWP. Jay is an accomplished executive and leader with extensive experience building and managing staff responsible for providing Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation programs, Integrative Medicine, Medical Fitness and Wellness and Population Health Management Programs. Jay has had considerable success building and leading multi-disciplinary teams of health care professionals in efforts to deliver programs which impact the quality and cost of care while achieving and maintaining a sustainable business model.

Andy Malitz

Andy Malitz serves in the dual role of Executive Director of The NEW Center and General Manager of Sequoia Wellness. In this capacity, Andy is responsible for managing all sales and marketing, community outreach and tenant relations within The NEW Center, Northeast Ohio’s premier conference and event center, as well as the daily operations of Sequoia Wellness, the medically-based community wellness center located on the building’s first floor.

Julie Mungo

John Paro

As General Manager, John Paro oversees the daily operations of The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center. John has over 17 years of experience as a fitness and wellness center operator, delivering strategic plans in the art of well-being to both individuals and communities. His strengths lie in implementing organizational structure, policies and procedures and supporting staff development to best serve member needs. 

Shannon Potter

Catherine Porter

As Executive Director, Catherine Porter oversees daily operations of the Advocate BroMenn Health & Fitness Center, ABHFC, which includes the 10,000 SF Training and Performance Center. Catherine is responsible for fostering collaborations and synergies among several different entities, including but not limited to; Advocate BroMenn Health & Fitness Center, McLean County Orthopedics, partnered physician practices and the Advocate BroMenn Medical Center to create a unique environment where health, well-being and performance collectively exist. Previous to her current position, she was the Vice President of Operations at a commercial health club.


Patrick Sprague

Mike Stoops, M.S.

As Director of Operations of Integrated Wellness Partners, Mr. Stoop’s particular focus lies in developing and designing medical fitness centers. In this capacity, he has demonstrated a talent for instituting top-notch medically based programming, efficient emergency response planning, and excellent customer service standards.

Audrey Wallace

Audrey Wallace serves as Marketing Manager for Signet LLC where she creatively contributes to Signet communications efforts and marketing strategies, including execution of new branding initiatives, creative production, digital and social marketing, website and collateral development, trade show and event coordination, public relations, and agency management in support of the Signet Portfolio and diversified entities. Audrey graduated with a Bachelor of Science from Baldwin-Wallace University.