Jonny is currently the Director of Clinical Services at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in New York City, as well as a Licensed Massage Therapist and Mindset coach with a thriving private practice.
He combines training in Performance Psychology, Strength and Conditioning, and Performance Psychology with extensive, field-tested military and corporate leadership experience to offer you a one-stop shop to optimizing all facets of your mindset, health, and well-being.
About Jonny Pietrunti
Clinic Director, Strength and Mindset Coach, Licensed Massage Therapist, Blogger – LEADER.
A former GENUINE Chief Petty Officer in the United States Navy, Jonny has a combination of leadership and management skills that offer unique coaching qualities that are often the missing link between success and failure in the world of mindset, fitness, and self-improvement. This, combined with a formal education in Sport Psychology, allows him to quickly identify individual coaching needs of clients and apply sound techniques in mentorship and performance psychology. If you are looking for bolstered intrinsic motivation and personal growth, he has the tools.
A Veteran of the armed forces, he enlisted in the United States Navy in July of 2000. Throughout a 13 year career held various leadership, training, and fitness positions to include: Leading Chief Petty Officer, Master Training Specialist, Command Fitness Leader, and Command Career Counselor. His military awards include multiple Navy Commendation and Achievement Medals, as well as the Strike Fighter Weapons School Instructor of the Year for 2007 and Sailor of the Year for 2008.
Jonny went on to attain numerous other certifications in nutrition, functional movement, and corrective exercise, in addition to attaining a Bachelor’s Degree in Applied Sports Psychology.
He is currently the Director of Clinical Services at Pacific College of Oriental Medicine in New York City, one of the largest Oriental Medicine/Acupuncture/Massage schools on the east coast with over 30,000 patient visits per year. He leads 15 permanent staff and 46 contracted acupuncture supervisors, and provides direct mentorship to a student body of over 500.
When he isn’t writing articles, Jonny is working with the a wide variety of clientele including: Mindset Coaching clients, Massage/Bodywork, exercise programming and nutrition. He also “coaches coaches”, providing training in Mental Skills and Performance Psychology, as well as leadership.
His credentials include:
Bachelor of Arts – Sport Psychology (Applied)
Associate of Occupational Studies – Manual Therapies
- Licensed Massage Therapist – NY LIC # 030600
- NSCA Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS)
- Precision Nutrition Level 1
- Functional Movement Specialist (FMS)
- NASM Corrective Exercise Specialist (CES)
- NKT Level 1
- RockTape FMT Level 1 and 2