Joel Yakowitz is an entrepreneur, author, father, husband, musician, horror and comic book fan. He writes short fiction and Likes to say he is still working on his first novel. Joel’s interests in the health field, fitness and nutrition, a love for science, and encouraging others has brought him and his wife to create Body Science together as opening DEXAFIT Seattle.
Joel grew up in Tucson AZ and has always been attracted to the horror and Scifi genres. He has a much larger comic book collection then his wife wishes he had. Joel was a gymnast in junior high and high school learning from the great Yoichi Tomata and the Hayden brothers. His interest in health and fitness was resparked after having children and a desk job left him feeling like “I had lost control of my health.” “I am a novice biohacker now, and am so excited by the self quantification movement and its potential to improve the lives of many and pull us out of the health crises that we find ourselves in. I am excited to learn about health and fitness and share the information I lgain from self research and all the intelligent knowledgeable people that I try to surround myself with. Most of what I share is from others and does not come out of my own head. Hopefully my interest and filtration process is something that results in meaningful information to others.”
Joel has three children a 19 year old son, 17 year old daughter, and a 7 year old daughter. He also has fish, two cats and a puggle.