MEET OUR STAFF
RN, B.S.N, T.T.S. – Nurse/Health Coach
Colleen has been a practicing registered nurse for over 25 years. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from Fitchburg State College in 1985 and has been working in the acute care setting continuously upon completion of her degree.
Since August of 2010 Colleen has been promoting health and wellness education at Ideal Weight Loss Center to teach people how to understand food and improve their overall well-being. She reviews each and every Health Profile here at the center and is always available as a resource and support for individuals with a challenging health history such as Diabetes, high blood pressure, and thyroid issues. Colleen is very excited to have this avenue and opportunity to help the community at large achieve their best health.
B.S., M.S. – Nutritionist/Health Coach
Heidi earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Dietetics, and Master of Science in Nutrition and Health Promotion from Simmons College. For over a decade she has been educating people about nutrition, health, and wellness in a variety of settings such as private practice, fitness facilities, alternative health care, and corporate. Heidi is now a Nutritionist/Health Coach in our office and is dedicated to helping educate you about your diet and providing you with guidance, knowledge, and the right tools to ensure that your weight loss goals are met. Heidi enjoys creating healthy meals and leading a healthy lifestyle.
B.S., M.B.A. - Marketing Manager/Health Coach
Marisa is a graduate of Stonehill College with a Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing and has also earned a Masters of Business Administration from Bentley University. With over ten years of experience in marketing, advertising, and customer service, Marisa is committed to helping spread the word about our program. She is studying to be a Nutrition Specialist and currently resides in Pembroke with her husband and two children. She is passionate about nutrition, fitness and living a healthy lifestyle, which includes kick boxing, boot camps, yoga and weight lifting classes.
B.S. – Health Coach
Ellen is a graduate of UMass Boston with a degree in Exercise Physiology. She began her career at Norwood Hospital as a Nutrition Counselor in the Cardiac Rehab Unit, and since then has founded “Fit4Kids” an organization dedicated to providing nutrition and fitness counseling for children and adolescents. Ellen enjoys spending time with her husband, three children, and their dog, CoCo. She coaches youth basketball and teaches children’s yoga classes, and stays fit through Pilates, running and spin classes.
Disclaimer: Weight loss results are not guaranteed and results may vary from person to person!