Jeannine Andre-Burns is a Board Certified Nutritionist holding her Masters Degree in Human Nutrition from the University of Bridgeport, her Bachelor Degree from Pace University and soon to complete her Didactic Program in Dietetics (DPD) at Brooklyn College. She has taken classes in Bariatric Counseling with the American Association of Bariatric Counselors in order to help people in their psychological fight against obesity. She is a member of American Nutrition Association, Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Society for Nutrition Education and Behavior, American Society for Nutrition, Advocate for the American Diabetes Association and Crown Heights Leadership Institute for up-and-coming Community Leaders. She volunteered at the Columbia Presbyterian “Milk Shake” program helping cancer patients increase their nutrition through milk shakes; and she was a Nutrition Instructor for the Eyes Program (Empowering Youth to Excel and Succeed) and gave numerous talks to the community on nutrition education.
Her current position as a Clinical Nutritionists helps with assessing, counseling, educating and coaching adults, geriatrics and children with various disorders such as high blood pressure, diabetes, high cholesterol and gastrointestinal autoimmune disease and other disorders of the digestion tract. Her unique way of educating people on the science of their bodies and how the world around them makes it tick helps deepen their understanding, which allows them to make long term lifestyle changes, reversing their conditions, having a sense of well-being and youthfulness.
In her spare time, she is a member of the Park Slope Food Coop and her background in technology marries her Nutritional skills with Software to development great application solutions to help make her clinical practice easier. She also loves biking, roller skating, tennis, urban living, museums and taking morning walks with her dog Cocoa.
She is currently revamping her website at www.mygoodnutritionmatters.com
She has office hours at Lexington ENT in Manhattan and weekend hours at Sunshine Medical, P.C. in Brooklyn.
We had the amazing pleasure of having Dasha Libin on our show this week! We began taking Kettlebell Kickboxing classes last summer and absolutely fell in love with it! We couldn’t have been more excited to have her come and share her wealth of fitness knowledge with us and our viewers!
Here’s a bit of bio info about Dasha:
Dasha Libin is a fitness expert, writer and martial artist. She is trained in Muay Thai, Jeet Kune Do, Filipino Martial Arts, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Under Sifu Dan Anderson and has been featured as Black Belt Mag’s only 21st Century Martial Artist.
Her education includes:
- Masters in Sports Science concentration in Performance Enhancement and Injury Prevention.
- NASM Certified
- NASE (Speed and Explosion Specialist) Certified
Dasha was born in Russia which is where she gets her Kettlebell background Her grandfather taught Kettlebell to Soviet Army. She also trained with Steve Maxwell “American Father of Russian Kettlebell”
Dasha’s instructor certifications include:
- Jeet Kune Do Concepts (JKD)
- Filipino Martial Arts
- Purple Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
- Red Glove rank in French Kickboxing (Savate)
- FIGHT!, Fitness Rx, Oxygen and Kettlebell Magazine.
- Current Monthly Column called FUEL for Black Belt Magazine
- KB Kickboxing were featured in March 2012 & July 2013 issues of SELF Magazine
Other Awesome Stuff
- Official Trainer for Miss New York USA & Miss Teen USA
- Fitness Brand Ambassador for lululemon atheltica in Soho, one of the first official testers of VSX
- Last but not least – “Celebrity Trainer”
Kettlebell Kickboxing Locations
Long Beach, CA
Information on Dasha Libin is courtesy of KettlebellKickboxing.com
Holistic Health and Fitness Coach, JoAnne Romanelli of Getting Real Health, can be reached at her website www.gettingrealhealth.com
Jénel Stevens, MS, CSCS, MKC, Pn1 is an expert strength and conditioning coach with an extensive sport, martial arts and fitness background. You can find out more information about Jénel at ProwessPT.com you can also take a class, including Kettlebell Kickboxing, with Jénel at Anderson’s Martial Arts Academy!