Mike Nitka, MS, CSCS*D, RSCC*E, FNSCA, USAW, is a member of the Volt Athletics Strength Coach Board of Advisors, and a contributor to the Volt Athletics Performance Blog.

Nitka is the Director of Strength and Conditioning and an instructor of Physical Education at Muskego High School in South Eastern Wisconsin.

With 35 years of experience Coach Nitka has been frequently honored for his contributions to the field, including receiving the Strength of America award from the Presidents Council on Fitness, Sports and Nutrition five times. He has been elected twice to serve on the NSCA Board of Directors as the Vice President of Youth and Adolescent Activities, was voted the NSCA High School Coach of the Year in 1996, Chaired the NSCA Special Interest Group for High School Coaches, as well as several other committees.


Coach Nitka's Articles