About the company

Socrates once said

No citizen has a right to be an amateur in the matter of physical training...what a disgrace it is for a person to grow old without ever seeing the beauty and strength of which their body is capable." To this extent, Human Engine is a site dedicated to helping you reach your potential in every facet.

Our Team


headshot small copy  Alan Aragon has over 20 years of success in the fitness field. He earned his Bachelor and Master of Science in Nutrition with top honors. He is a continuing education provider for the Commission on Dietetic Registration, National Academy of Sports Medicine, and National Strength & Conditioning Association. Alan has lectured to clinicians at the FDA and the annual conference of the Los Angeles Dietetic Association. He maintains a private practice designing programs for recreational, Olympic, and professional athletes,including the Los Angeles Lakers, Los Angeles Kings, and Anaheim Mighty Ducks. Alan is the nutrition advisor of Men's Health magazine. www.alanaragon.com



layne gradDr Layne Norton is a physique coach, an accomplished powerlifter  and an IFPA/NGA Pro natural bodybuilder. He has a BS in Biochemistry and a Ph.D. in Nutritional science with a specialty in skeletal muscle protein metabolism. Dr Layne Norton's numerous accolades in the physique and powerlifting arena would require an entire page so its best you visit his page over here www.biolayne.com
mennoMenno Henselmans is Certified Personal Trainer with the International Sports Sciences Association (ISSA) which he now disassociates himself from. He graduated magna cum laude at University College Utrecht in the Netherlands and with distinction at the University of Warwick in England. For more on Menno, check out his website Bayesian Bodybuilding.










profile shotChris and Eric Martinez, the “Dynamic Duo” of Dynamic Duo Training.  Identical twins, born and raised in Santa Rosa, CA. They are Certified Personal Trainers through AFAA (Aerobics and Fitness Association of America) and CISSN (Certified International Society of Sports Nutrition) and CSCS pending (certified strength and conditioning specialist) DynamicDuoTraining
Will head shot2Dr. Willes Ko is a licensed chiropractor and certified strength & conditioning specialist with over 15 years experience in the health and fitness field. Dr. Will completed his studies at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign with a degree in Kinesiology and minor in Nutritional Counseling. He then pursued his Doctorate in Chiropractic and a second bachelor’s degree in Human Biology at National University and graduated in 2003. He is available for consultation for sports injury, back/neck pain, nutritional counseling, and fitness training. Aside from being a chiropractor, Will is also a nationally ranked competitive bodybuilder, fitness model, and Optimum Nutrition sponsored athlete.http://www.kowellness.com/
nikiaNikia Dyson is a fitness & training enthusiast, currently pursuing her Personal Trainer & Sports Nutrition Certifications from ISSA (International Sports Sciences Association). Her passion for fitness & training started in 2010, when she committed to a healthy lifestyle and signed on for the BodyBuilding.com Transformation Challenge. After winning the 2011 Transformation Challenge with her husband, she continues to pursue her passion and share her journey to living a balance life that includes faith, family, clean eating and training.
resized2Sean Sarantos is an NASM and CI-CPT certified personal trainer.  He currently finished a 6 year enlistment with the United States Air Force where he worked in the Physical and Occupational Therapy Clinics at Wilford Hall Medical Center centered at Lackland AFB.  He now works with Industry giant Bodybuilding.com where he helps write articles and spread the word on health and fitness.  He also has the the pleasure of being sponsored with supplement company Cytosport and speak about how supplements can help the body reach goals and maintain a healthy balance.  Sean Sarantos resides in San Antonio, Tx with his two dogs.
dKelechi Opara is the creator of HumanEngine.com and Nutritionist app for the iPhone and Android devices.  Veteran of the United States Marine corps, Optimum nutrition and Bodybuilding.com sponsored athlete with over 15 years of experience in fitness field.