Todd Smith Todd grew up in a family that struggled with health and obesity. As a child he watched his family try every fad diet and quick fix workout program that hit the market, only to fail over and over again. The pain that he felt watching his family struggle forged his motivation and dedication to his life’s calling of helping others improve their health. As a young man Todd Smith strove to learn everything that he could about exercise and nutrition so that he could teach his family to be healthy, strong, and confident. His desire to learn took him all over the USA. He was not just satisfied in reading books.