FAR HILLS, NJ -- Mike Schatzki of Far Hills is one of seven individuals who have been honored by  the Somerset County Board of Chosen Freeholders for 2019 Profiles of Positive Aging recognition.

Schatzki spent years researching scientific articles and fitness books to learn about health, and then developed a one-hour fitness program titled, “No Sweat Couch Potato Recovery Program,” which helps people learn how to fit walking into their daily routine.

His website recoveringcouchpotato.org offers free downloadable health-education materials. Schatzski also is a volunteer for RideWise TMA and serves as co-chair of the Somerset County Business Partnership’s wellness committee. He was nominated by Ridewise Business Development Manager Leanne McGowan.

For more information about the awards or the county’s programs for older adults, contact the Somerset County Office on Aging and Disability Services toll-free at 1-888-747-1122.