Leadership Team

Leading the BIOKINETIX™ mission to remain thought leaders in workplace prevention science, safety and wellness, our leadership team strives to consistently achieve two primary goals: help employees live better, healthier, more productive lives and enable companies to become more profitable as a result.

Our executive team has overseen year-after-year growth since launching in 2004, with more than 300% growth since 2011.

 

Jon Kabance IHHP President

Jon Kabance – President

As a Kinesiotherapist and owner, Jon has been masterful in combining his expertise in exercise science and education with the real-world demands companies face every day. Jon’s thought leadership has helped BIOKINETIX clients save tens of millions of dollars through strategic prevention and wellness programs.

 

 

Dr Raj Khanna MD

Dr. Rajeev (Raj) Khanna M.D. – Medical Director

Dr. Khanna is a sports medicine specialist who has more than 22 years of experience in occupational health. He was board certified in family practice in 1992 and received his certificate of added qualification in sports medicine in 1995. Dr. Khanna was named one of the top two doctors in sports medicine in Chicago Magazine in January 2001. Dr. Khanna and BIOKINETIX have formed a strategic collaboration to further develop modern, science-supported wellness and prevention programs with a sports medicine focus.

 


Ron Schakowsky IHHP
Ron Schakowsky – Executive Director

Ron is the primary developer of BIOKINETIX’s TASC-based Performance Systems. For more than 20 years, he has served as a coach and trainer of organizations and individuals seeking to maximize their potential. Ron is a nationally known speaker, facilitator and strategist for industry leaders, athletes and other professionals.

 

 

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Mike “Sully” Sullivan MS, ATC – Program Manager – Chicago

Mike joined the BIOKINETIX Leadership Team in 2015. Having worked in many settings of athletic training, education and medicine, Sully brings more than 30 years of experience to his role as Midwest Operations Director. His contributions are recognized at the state, district and national levels including designation as “Most Distinguished Athletic Trainer” in 2011 by the National Athletic Trainers’ Association. Thanks to his firm understanding of regulatory issues, he helped state legislators draft language for two Illinois Athletic Trainers Practice Acts. In addition to his athletic training background, Sully is a veteran of the Ohio Army National Guard where he led a distinguished career as a combat medic and earned the status of Platoon Sargent. Along with his BIOKINETIX role, Sully serves as President of the Illinois Athletic Trainers Association (IATA).

 

Mike Liuzza IHHP

Michael Liuzza – Marketing and Strategy Director

Michael brings 17 years experience to BIOKINETIX in the areas of marketing, content development and brand strategy with particular influence in digital marketing, design and branding. Michael applies this expertise to drive BIOKINETIX’s promotional and cross-channel marketing efforts, as well as develop initiatives within new technology and media.

 

 

mark-schakowskyMark Schakowsky – Business Development Director

After graduating from the Kelly School of Business at Indiana University, Mark spent several years working on both the investment and consulting sides of the financial services industry. During those years, he was able to obtain extensive background in financial analysis and risk management. While many businesses focus on strategies to protect profits such as hedging commodity prices or lean manufacturing techniques, Mark is instead helping shed light on how American businesses spend over $60 billion a year on the costly employee downtime. Using the Science of More UpTime™, he has been able to save companies millions of dollars and helped protect their bottom line.

 

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