Cory Armstrong was born and raised in Detroit, MI. Cory received his entire pre-collegiate education from the Detroit Public School system, graduating from Southwestern High School in 2009. He went on to pursue higher education at Ferris State University, graduating with a Bachelor's Degree in Construction Management in 2014.
While attending Ferris State University, Armstrong discovered his passion for leadership and physical health. He took on leadership roles in student organizations which included NAACP Student Division serving as the Vice President, National Society of Black Engineers serving as Secretary, & Residential Life serving as a Resident Advisor. Armstrong also used his residential advisory platform to start a weekly fitness event at the campus recreation center.
Upon graduating in 2014, Cory took on a position as Sales & Marketing Director of an LA Fitness location in metro Detroit; while simultaneously taking personal development & entrepreneurship courses through Life Leadership Organization. In 2017, Armstrong became the co-founder of Traveling Fitness Trainers LLC, a local fitness organization dedicated to helping people achieve their fitness goals.
With his expertise in sales and marketing, Armstrong will serve as the Marketing and Communications Specialist.