About Us

Tulsa Fitness Systems is owned and operated by Clint Howard. Our mission is to improve overall health & fitness, enhance quality of life, and empower people to be the best they can be. Our goal is to transform the way people think about health, fitness, and success in life. This is achieved through professional coaching and design of exercise and conditioning coupled with proper nutrition in a fun, challenging and educational environment; conducive to success for each client. We’re very serious about building long-term relationships, achieving amazing results, and always upholding the highest commitment to excellence.

We invite you to become a part of Tulsa Fitness Systems. We’re very passionate about our profession and committed to our mission and dedication to serve you in a positive, successful environment.

Clint Howard, Tulsa Fitness Systems Founder/Director

Clint Howard, MS, CPT has been sharing his passion for fitness since 1998 as a fitness and fat loss expert, certified personal trainer, physical therapy assistant, and University of Oklahoma Exercise Science instructor and strength & conditioning coach. Clint’s dedication and commitment to the fitness industry has gotten him recognized as one of the most successful personal trainers in the country.

“My clients deserve nothing less than all the best I have to offer. When they are receptive to my coaching as we work toward their goals, they hit milestone after milestone, and that makes for a great day at work in my book,” says Howard.

Clint holds a bachelor’s degree in Health & Exercise Science and a master’s degree in Exercise Physiology, both from the University of Oklahoma. He holds certifications through the highly regarded National Strength & Conditioning Association (NSCA), American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM), & National Exercise & Sports Trainers Association (NESTA).

Clint is also a certified Golf Fitness Trainer through the prestigious Titleist Performance Institute. Clint serves on the fitness department advisory board for Tulsa Community Care College and was one of the founding members of the APPT (Association of Professional Personal Trainers). Clint is a featured writer for the Fitness Expert Network as well as several local and national publications.

Clint regularly attends local and national conferences, clinics, seminars, and workshops about health, fitness, and nutrition to stay on top of the latest research and continue his education. Clint co-authored his first health & fitness book in 2007 and has plans of writing more fitness and nutrition related books in the near future.

When not busy helping others improve their health & fitness, he enjoys working out regularly himself, hunting & fishing, reading, and spending time with his wife Kara and 3-yr old daughter, Kinley.

Kara Howard, Co-Owner

Kara Howard, PharmD, CPT has also had a lifelong passion for fitness and nutrition. Kara holds a bachelor’s degree in Health & Exercise Science and a Doctorate of Pharmacy, both from the University of Oklahoma. Kara has been a certified personal trainer since 2006. Kara firmly believes a combination of fitness and nutrition is the key to a healthy medication-free lifestyle. Kara truly enjoys helping others learn ways to develop and maintain an active nourishing lifestyle.

Kara is a member of the Junior League of Tulsa, Christ the Redeemer Early Childhood Center Board of Directors, and the Wind River Events Committee. Her leadership skills, along with her in-depth knowledge of clinical nutrition and disease prevention provide a major asset to clients of Tulsa Fitness Systems.

Kara enjoys working out herself, spending time with friends and family, attending Bible study, and spending time with Clint and daughter, Kinley.