Jerry Lynch is passionate about improving the health and wellness of employees while improving the bottom line for business by reducing health care costs.
For more than 25 years, he has run successful manufacturing businesses. After discovering his own health risks during a company-sponsored Health Risk Assessment, he redoubled his efforts as a passionate health and wellness advocate. In 2006, his smoking cessation program was highlighted on the front page of Cleveland Crains' Business
where he lowered health care costs at his business by helping employees decrease their health risk factors and become more fit. Five years later, he became the co-owner of a leading health and fitness facility.
In 2013, Jerry founded Central Wellness to offer the tools to other companies seeking to improve employee’s health while lowering health care costs.
He is currently President/COO of an industrial manufacturer in Akron, Ohio, where he sponsors a weight loss/healthy eating series, walking/running challenges and smoking cessation programs for employees. An avid cyclist, Jerry is a spinning instructor, a member of a multi-sport racing team and has completed in more than 4 ironmans, 11 marathons as well as many half and Olympic distance triathlons.