Derek Tresize is a competitive vegan bodybuilder residing in Richmond, Virginia.
He holds a Bachelor of Science in Biology, is a personal trainer through the American Council on Exercise, has a certificate in Plant-Based Nutrition through Cornell University, and is co-author of the website Vegan Muscle & Fitness and the accompanying fitness guide. Derek is also a WNBF Pro Physique-Class bodybuilder with 3 first place finishes. He has followed a plant-based diet since 2007 and promotes it to his clients and in the fitness and bodybuilding community as the best means to fitness and long term health.
You can learn more about Derek and other vegan bodybuilders at Great Vegan Athletes