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Julie Schwartz, MS, RDN, CSSD, LD, ACSM-cEP
Julie Schwartz, MS, RDN, CSSD, LD, ACSM-CEP, Certified Wellness Coach is owner of Balanced Nutrition Coach, a nutrition and wellness coaching practice and works under a Department of Defense contract at MacDill Air Force Base. She received her undergraduate degree in Health Education/ Health Promotion from the University of Florida. She received her graduate degree in Sports Nutrition from Georgia State University and became a registered dietitian nutritionist. Julie was among the first nutrition professionals to achieve status of Board Certified Specialist in Sports Dietetics. She is also American College of Sports Medicine certified as a Personal Trainer and also certified as a Exercise Physiologist completing both written and practical exam.
Julie is a certified and licensed executive wellness coach with over 15 years experience in wellness coaching She has over twenty-five plus years of experience working with individuals, groups, and corporations in wellness initiatives, weight management, nutrition, sports nutrition, healthy living, and personal training. Julie has extensive experience presenting workshops and keynotes for dietetic and healthcare professionals on wellness coaching for sustainable behavior change. Whether working with clients or health and fitness professionals, Julie’s focus is on positive steps, core strengths and values, energizing attitudes and conversations coaching clients in setting and achieving realistic goals aligned with their dreams, lifestyle, and values.
Julie has held numerous leadership roles within the WM DPG including Newsletter Editor,Treasurer, Chair-Elect, Chair and Past-Chair. Julie aslo serves on the task force with CDR for Certified Specialist in Obesity and Weight Management.