Meet Our Team

Diverse, credentialed and passionate, our team is uniquely prepared to take excellent care of you. 

 
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James fryer, founder, Licensed Massage & Neuromuscular Therapist

James is a movement and massage therapist and has been studying nutrition for years. Through personalized sessions and step-by-step follow-up instructions, James is able to make each and every client feel like their goals are within reach, and seeing someone meet their potential brings him great joy. Frustrated by traditional forms of treatment, James founded Root Cause as an alternative for people who want to heal their bodies in a holistic way.  He's brought together a best-in-class team to support him in this mission and can’t wait to work with you.

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Matt Longfellow, Doctor of physical therapy

Matt is a Doctor of Physical Therapy and a Board Certified Specialist in Sports Physical Therapy. His extensive knowledge in optimizing health and nutrition make him a natural in helping people to relieve their pain, achieve their goals and enhance their life. This passion drove him to Root Cause and to help as many people as possible get to the bottom of their ailments and feel better than ever. Recently, Matt launched his own Physical Therapy practice to further his life's mission of helping people get out of pain and back to living their best life.

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Beth Dolce, Personal Trainer, Behavior Change Specialist

Beth has more than 10 years of experience as a health and wellness professional and has helped countless people change their diets, move their bodies and achieve their goals. Having battled her own food allergies and physical discomfort, Beth approaches her clients with great empathy and optimism that she can get them the results they want and help them to feel their best. Her one turn-key piece of advice for those who are trying to get healthy? "Surround yourself with like-minded people. Connecting with others that are striving for the same goals will help you stay inspired, motivated and will share in small wins along the way!"

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Zachariah Thompson, M.Ed, CSCS, RSCC, CF-L1

Zachariah is a lover of life, coffee, travel, sports and God. Most days you can find him in the gym training or coaching, planning his next adventure with coffee mug in hand, or hanging out with his wife and golden retriever puppy. He has overcome and is continuing to battle an incurable, life-threatening heart condition that further motivates him to educate and inspire people to live their strongest, healthiest lives. He is a firm believer in a balanced life; yin and yang, hard work and lazy days, veggies and butter. He thinks we can have it all and works hard at doing so. 

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Maria Iannarino, RYT-200, Certified Heath & Life coach

Maria has been working in advertising for the past ten years, but has always had a passion for health, wellness and helping people to feel their best. As a Creative Director, Maria has a deep understanding of what drives someone to take action and what will motivate them in the deepest way. This is what makes her an expert in habit change and a results-driven coach. Maria certified as a yoga instructor in 2013 and relishes opportunities to teach private restorative classes that help her clients rest and digest. She is thrilled to be a part of Root Cause as she builds her own health and wellness business.