Gary Collins, MS was raised in the High Desert at the basin of the Sierra Nevada mountain range in a rural part of California, and now lives in a remote area of NE Washington State. Gary enjoyed, and considers himself lucky to have grown up in a very small town experiencing fishing, hunting, and anything outdoors from a very young age. He has been involved in organized sports, nutrition, and fitness for almost four decades. He is also an active follower and teacher of life simplicity to include the self-reliant/survivalist/off the grid lifestyle.
Collins’ background is very unique and brings a much-needed perspective to today’s areas of health, nutrition, entrepreneurship and being more self-reliant. He holds an AS degree in Exercise Science, BS in Criminal Justice and a MS in Forensic Science.
After an exciting career in military intelligence Collins worked for the U.S. State Department Diplomatic Security Service, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and U.S. Food and Drug Administration as a Special Agent. His career took him around the world and gave him a unique perspective on not only how the United States, but the world is affected by our food, drug and healthcare policies.
An author, entrepreneur and college professor, Mr. Collins advises specialist and is a consultant for high-level organized sports programs and athletes. He also offers consulting for people looking to live a more simple life, to include off the grid and remote living.
In addition to his “Off The Grid Project” and published articles the Primal Power Method Series, (his total lifestyle reboot), blows the lid off of conventional wellness expectations and is essential for every American seeking better health. Collins is also co-host on the Old Dudes New Tricks Podcast, a podcast dedicated to cutting through the noise, and getting to the truth to help make our lives better.