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Main Street Vegan Certified Vegan Lifestyle Coach/Educators (VLCEs)

Everyone listed here has completed the Main Street Vegan Academy intensive program to train as a Vegan Lifestyle Coach & Educator, and all have the VLCE certification.

These are experienced vegans who can help you go vegan or be more successful with your plant-based diet/lifestyle. Some have other certifications and credentials, as well, listed here when provided. With the exception of a select few, noted here with licensure such as RD or RDN, they are not licensed or trained to treat any illness or advise you regarding any pathology.

The VLCEs are listed according to area (by state/province, or territory (i.e., Puerto Rico), then by country outside North America); in addition to seeing in-person clients, most also work via phone or Skype with people outside their local area.

ARKANSAS:

Fayetteville  (see also, TEXAS: Dallas)

Katherine “Kat” Mendenhall, VLCE, also Certified Culinary Nutritionist, and graduate, Certificate Program in Plant-Based Nutrition, T. Colin Campbell Center for Nutrition Studies/eCornell.

Website: KatMendenhall.com

Email: Kat@KatMendenhall.com

Works via: In person or Skype

Specialties: Private and group coaching, private and group cooking lessons and workshops, also speaking for groups of all kinds

ARIZONA:

Sedona & Verde Valley Areas
Linda Voorhis, VLCE, also Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor
Works via: In person, telephone, or Skype
Specialties: Cooking demonstrations, workshops, and classes; Private and group coaching, Also available for speaking engagements.

CALIFORNIA:

Los Angeles area 

Aimee Batuski, VLCE, BA in Communication Sciences; graduate, Landmark Curriculum for Living; Former Landmark Self-Expression and Leadership Program Coach

WebsitePlantEmpowered.com

EmailPlantEmpowered@gmail.com

Phone number: 207-974-9748

Works via: Skype, phone, in person; individual clients, speaking engagements, private and group workshops/classes

Specialties: Vegan coaching; life and success coaching for expanded results in areas including confidence, relationships, self-expression, romance, peace of mine, and ability to express love; private and group workshops for empowering groups of people and strengthening relationships and networks.

San Francisco Bay area

Luciana Wildt, VLCE, B.A. in Communications, Food and Entertainment blogger at MusicFunAndFood.com, entrepreneur, graphic designer and cat mom

Website: VeganCoach.me

Email: VeganCoach.me@gmail.com

Phone number: 415-269-4298

Works via: Skype/Facetime/Google Hangouts, phone, in person; private and group coaching, speaking engagements for groups, schools, companies, and organizations. Fluent in English and Brazilian Portuguese, conversational Spanish.

Specialties: Private and group coaching for new and aspiring vegans; corporate consulting, eating healthy on a budget, personal vegan shopping and vegan travel planning, promoting cruelty free purchasing.

Temecula 

Bren Hamilton, VLCE, certified NIA instructor (white belt), certified Transformational Coach (Michael Neill’s Supercoach Academy)

Website: PetBlessings.com

Email: bren@brenhamilton.com

Phone number: 760-470-5036

Works via: In person, phone, Skype

Specialities: Lifestyle coaching, mixed family coaching, over-50 coaching

 

COLORADO

Colorado Springs (and surrounding area)

JL Fields, VLCE, Master of Science, author of Vegan Pressure Cooking and The Vegan Air Fryer, and coauthor of Vegan for Her, coauthor with Victoria Moran of The Main Street Vegan Academy Cookbook, coming in December 2017

Website: http://goveganwithjl.com

Email: jl@jlgoesvegan.com

Phone: 719-445-9107

Works via: Skype, phone, in person; available for individual clients and speaking engagements, cooking demonstrations, nutrition and cooking classes

Specialties: Kitchen and cooking coaching, corporate consulting, lifestyle coaching, cooking demonstrations, nutrition and cooking classes

Denver (and surrounding area)

Matt Cunningham, VLCE, Ironman finisher, former college and professional hockey player. Graduate of Institute for Integrative Nutrition, and graduate, Certificate Program in Plant-Based Nutrition, T. Colin Campbell Center for Nutrition Studies/eCornell. Completed Sports Nutrition course with the Matthew Kenney Online Academy and enrolled for Elite Sports Nutrition.
Website: www.moveseekthrive.com

Email: matt@moveseekthrive.com

Phone: 719.337.6785

Specialties: Sport Nutrition-Certified yoga instructor. Work in sport management, coaching education and athlete (hockey) development.

Denver (and surrounding area)

Sarah Eastin, VLCE, BS in Biological Sciences, Certified Plant-Based Chef

Website: www.healgrowblossom.com

Email: seastin1812@gmail.com

Phone: 970-385-7838

Works via: Skype, phone, in person; available for individual clients and speaking engagements

Specialties: environmental issues, natural health and healing, plant based cooking, promoting cruelty free fashions and products, promoting vegan and healthy businesses, humane, environment and vegan education, gardening and local agriculture.

 

DC/MARYLAND

Washington and Baltimore

Esther Oakley, VLCE (See also DC/Virginia), Graduate, Certificate Program in Plant-Based Nutrition, T. Colin Campbell Center for Nutrition Studies/eCornell, Graduate, Rockstar Coaching Mastermind program

Website: www.abcvegan.com

Email: abcvegan@gmail.com

Phone: 301.244.8751

Works via: Phone, Skype, or in person for coaching; cooking lessons, etc. in person.

Specialties: In addition to coaching and culinary instruction, Esther is a personal chef and offers special order baked goods: all vegan, also available in gluten free, sugar free, etc.

Rockville

Colleen O’Connell, VLCE

Website: http://leangreencolleen.com/

Email: leangreencolleen@yahoo.com

Phone: 301.219.0520

Works via: Phone, Skype, or in person

Specialties: Raw foods, eating healthy on a budget, supplements for natural healing and nourishment for a powerful mind-body-spirit connection. Individual coaching and speaking for groups and organizations.

 

DC/VIRGINIA

DC and Alexandria area

Sarah Janette, VLCE, CHHC, AADP (certified holistic health counselor, American Association of Drugless Practitioners), EPC (psychology of eating coach); BS in Kinesiology; currently practicing as a functional nutrition practitioner

Website: SarahJanette.com

Email: sejanette@gmail.com

Phone: 202-361-0600

Works via: Phone, Skype, or in person

Specialties: Functional nutrition, mind-body nutrition and stress relief; healing food and impact of thoughts/feelings/culture/belief systems on health; offering a special program designed for young adults, an underserved demographic.

Northern Virginia  (See also DC/Maryland)

Esther Oakley, VLCE, Graduate, Certificate Program in Plant-Based Nutrition, T. Colin Campbell Center for Nutrition Studies/eCornell; Graduate, Rockstar Coaching Mastermind program

Website: www.abcvegan.com

Email: abcvegan@gmail.com

Phone: 301.244.8751

Works via: Phone, Skype, or in person for coaching; cooking lessons, etc. in person.

Specialties: In addition to coaching and culinary instruction, Esther is a personal chef and offers special order baked goods: all vegan, also available in gluten free, sugar free, etc.

 

FLORIDA

South Florida, also NYC Tri-State Area

Carol Schneider, VLCE, CEO and Chief Simplicity Officer, SimpleSizeMe, LLC, B.S. & M.S. Indiana University; corporate business training & GE Work-Out certifications; ­graduate, Certificate Program in Plant-Based Nutrition T. Colin Campbell Center for Nutrition Studies/eCornell

Website: www.simplesizeme.net; www.simplesizemeblog.wordpress.com

Email: carolschneider@outlook.com

Works via: Skype, phone, or in person; individual coaching for work, home, or health or teamwork classes, domestic or global

Specialties: Teaching individuals & work teams the SimpleSizeMe method to de-clutter life – using best practices traditions of business & vegan living models.

 

ILLINOIS

Chicago area (also Puerto Rico, through 2017)

Rev. Russell Elleven, VLCE, DMIN, BCC, CWP, PCRM Foods for Life instructor

Website: www.ministerofhealth.org

Email: russell@ministerofhealth.org

Phone: 847-780-6690

Works via: Skype, Google +, in person

Specialty: Helping people eat more vegetables and transition to a healthy lifestyle

 

KENTUCKY

Louisville

Kay Sanders, VLCE, CHHC, AADP, MSW, CSW; Rest and Renew® Trainer (Restorative Yoga)

Website: ‪www.blessedbyhealth.com

Email: Sandersk221@att.net

Phone: 502-468-6331

Works via: Skype or phone, phone preferred, also available for individual clients &/or speaking engagements

Specialties: Working with women (middle-aged primarily), and people with an interest in yoga

 

MASSACHUSETTS

Boston

Nina Hayes, VLCE, BS in Health Sciences, CHHC, AADP (Certified Holistic Health Counselor, American Academy of Drugless Practioners), certified Jivamukti Yoga instructor, Yoga for Cancer certified

Website: VeganJiva.com

Email: nina@veganjiva.com

Phone number: 617-224-2698

Works via: Skype, phone, in person; individual clients, speaking engagements, cooking classes, private and group yoga classes

Specialties: Vegan & culinary coaching, Cooking classes/demos/events, and private and group yoga/meditation

Boston

Diana Goldman, VLCE; Certified Plant-based Professional, Rouxbe Cooking School; Certificate in Plant-based Nutrition, eCornell; B.Sc in Nutritional Science, Cornell University; Masters in Teaching and Curriculum, Harvard University; Co-Founder, Grant-funded Jazz Up Your Veggies Healthy Cooking Program; Founder and Blogger, Beantown Kitchen; Recipe Columnist, Newton Tab

Website: Beantown Kitchen www.beantownkitchen.com

EmailDiana@beantownkitchen.com

Phone: 617-699-0551

Works via Skype, phone, email, and in person; available to teach cooking classes and provide catering and coaching services, also available for speaking engagements

Specialties: Grant writing consulting to obtain funds for healthy cooking classes, coaching individuals and groups of all ages, plant-based nutrition education, eating vegan on a budget, cooking classes, recipe development and menu planning

Boston

Suzanne Robertson Lyons, VLCE, MA in pschology; graduate: Vegan Fusion Cooking School

Email: suz@suzannelyons.com

Phone: 617-755-1825

Works via: Skype, phone, in person

Specialties:  Vegan coaching available for individual clients, also seminars for groups. Topics include: “Healthy Eating/Cooking,” with hands-on cooking demonstrations; “How We Can Be Our Best Unique Selves”; “Why Should I Eat My Vegetables?”; and “Simplify YOUR Life”.

Salem (Boston and surrounding areas)

Kris Gurksnis, VLCE, MBA Master of Business Administration Boston University; graduate, Certificate in Herbalism Boston School of Herbal Studies; graduate, Certificate in Aromatherapy Eclectic Institute of Aromatherapy and Herbal Studies; graduate, Advanced Reiki Practitioner John Harvey Gray Institute for Reiki Healing

Websitewww.thecompassionatecauldron.com

Emailthecompassionatecauldron@gmail.com

Twitter: @TheVeganWitch

Works via: Skype, phone, in-person, speaking engagements, private events

Specialties: Vegan Lifestyle Coaching, natural health and healing, herbalism, toxic-free home assessment, intuitive plant based cooking, vegan education, personal vegan shopping, promoting cruelty free purchasing, instructs eco-friendly “how to” classes to include: non-toxic cleaning products, vegan body care, and aromatherapy for health.

 

MICHIGAN

Ann Arbor

Vicki Brett-Gach, VLCE, MA, Master of Arts, Wayne State University; ­graduate, Certificate Program in Plant-Based Nutrition T. Colin Campbell Center for Nutrition Studies/eCornell; Forks Over Knives Plant-Based Certified; Certified Personal Chef, Wellness Forum Health; graduate, Starch Solution Certification; food blogger and food writer

Website: http://annarborvegankitchen.com

Email: a2vegankitchen@gmail.com

Works via: Skype, phone, in person; available for individual coaching

Specialties:  Culinary coaching, meal planning and preparation, cooking demos and instruction

 

NEW JERSEY

Northern New Jersey, Montclair area

Perez, Karrin, VLCE, CHHC, AADP, Certified Holistic Health Counselor (American Association of Drugless Practitioners), blogger KJPGreenLiving.com

Website: http://www.kjpgreenliving.com

Email: kjpgreenliving@gmail.com

Works via: Skype, phone, in person; group coaching; personal coaching; available for speaking engagements, media interviews/appearances

Specialties: Plant-based coaching/training, strong willingness to work with people who are interested in adding more plants to their diet without necessarily becoming vegan

Northern New Jersey, Montclair area

Dianne Wenz, VLCE, CHHC, AADP, Certified Holistic Health Counselor (American Association of Drugless Practitioners), and ­graduate, Certificate Program in Plant-Based Nutrition T. Colin Campbell Center for Nutrition Studies/eCornell, editor, ChicVegan.com, blogger, VeggieGirl.com

Website: http://www.diannesvegankitchen.com

Email: dianne@diannesvegankitchen.com

Works via: Phone, Skype, in person

Specialties: Holistic health and vegan lifestyle coaching with individual coaching clients, also group programs and private cooking lessons, + public cooking classes and speaking presentations in the local community.

 

NEW YORK

Binghamton

Christine Day, VLCE (See also Pennsylvania) 

Website: www.anewdayvegan.com

Emailanewdayvegan@gmail.com

Phone: 607-727-3320

Works viaSkype, phone, in person; group coaching; personal coaching; available for speaking engagements, media interviews/appearances, 

Specialties: New vegans, vegetarians going vegan, vegan on a budget, traveling vegan

Brooklyn

Danielle Legg, LVT, VLCE, Bachelors Degree, Psycology (Buffalo State College), also BeachBody trainer

Website: www.thisgirlisveg.blogspot.com

Email: thisgirlisveg@gmail.com

Works via: Phone, Skype, and online with individuals or groups.

Specialties: Changing your mindset to change your life, fitness coaching

Brooklyn

Sara Hohn, VLCE, Professional Culinary Diploma, Institute for Culinary Education

Website: www.homemadelevity.com

Email: homemade.levity@gmail.com

Works via: Phone or Skype with individual clients

Specialties: General and culinary coaching and instruction

Brooklyn

Julia Serrago, VLCE

Company: JulieTuesday, Inc.

Website: http://VeganIn3.com

Email: info@VeganIn3.com

Works via: Phone, email, and in person

Specialties: In addition to vegan lifestyle coaching, Julie does personal vegan shopping with or without the client, and speaking engagements

Manhattan

Adrienne Borgersen, VLCE; Certified Image Consultant (Fashion Institute of Technology, NYC), Founder, President: It Factor Image Consulting;  Co-Founder, Co-Editor in Chief, LA Fashionista Compassionista Magazine; contributing blogger for ChicVegan.com

Website: It Factor Image Consulting www.itfactorimage.nyc; LA Fashionista Compassionista Magazine www.lafcnyc.com

Email: It Factor: adrienne@itfactorimage.nyc/adrienneb66@gmail.com;  LAFC: info@lafcnyc.com

Phone: 917-734-3381

Works viaIn person; Skype, phone, email (for magazine); available for speaking engagements, festivals & seminars, media interviews/appearances, spokesperson work for compatible companies.

Specialties: Image Consulting: Closet organization, finding your personal style & brand, personal shopping, transitioning your wardrobe to compassionate choices, styling for special occasions, creative performances, photo shoots and video shoots;  LAFC Magazine, interviewing and reviews, looking for contributors, advertising packages available.

 Manhattan

Victoria Moran, founding VLCE, CHHC, AADP (certified holistic health counselor, American Academy of Drugless Practitioners), CLC, CTA (certified life coach, Coach Training Alliance); Quintessence Raw Food Chef Certification; ­graduate, Certificate Program in Plant-Based Nutrition T. Colin Campbell Center for Nutrition Studies/eCornell, Founder and director, Main Street Vegan Academy, author of Main Street Vegan, The Love-Powered Diet, and The Good Karma Diet, coauthor with JL Fields of The Main Street Vegan Academy Cookbook, coming December 2017

Website: www.mainstreetvegan.net

Email: victoria@mainstreetvegan.net

Phone: 212-289-1808

Works via: Available for speaking engagements, media interviews/appearances, spokesperson work for compatible companies. Also available for short phone sessions via the Carrot app: http://www.carrot.fm

Specialties: New vegans, relapsed vegans, food and weight issues, midlife and maturity, spirituality of food and vegan living, high-raw diets, Ayurveda; 12 Step-compatible coaching/counseling

Manhattan

Ilse Singer, VLCE; graduate, Certificate Program in Plant-Based Nutrition T. Colin Campbell Center for Nutrition Studies/eCornell; Certified Wellness Coach; PMA certified Classical Pilates Instructor; Licensed Desire Map Facilitator

Websitewww.ilsesinger.com

Emailinquiry@IlseSinger.com

Works via: Phone Skype and Email

Specialties: A Heart-Centered approach to feeding body and nourishing spirit; one on one coaching for the plant curious, and both emerging and established vegans, and those who want to dive deeper into creating a foundation of health and wellness in body and spirit (whole foods, digestion, hydration, eating for nutrient density, living mindfully and intentionally, veganism as spiritual practice) and broaden their understanding of nutrition. Workshops and 1:1 coaching on The Desire Map Also process. Fitness (Pilates based) via Skype (or in person in NYC) can be a stand alone service, or be added to coaching packages.

New Rochelle (Westchester County) and Manhattan

Lisa Snow, VLCE, Certified Personal Trainer (ACE & NSCA-CPT), and sports nutritionist

Websiteeftpersonaltraining.com

­Email: eftpersonaltrainer@gmail.com

Works via: Phone, Skype, and in person in Westcester Country and Manhattan; in-person clients can combine personal training with vegan lifestyle coaching and/or sports nutrition; Lisa also consults with client nationwide via phone and Skype

Specialties: customized fitness, food allergies, gluten-free vegan baking, educational grocery store tours.  Works with clients from 20s to 90s, extensive experience in senior fitness and also working with people who have physical disabilities

Levittown (Nassau County, Long Island)

Matt Korsky, VLCE, MS, undergrad in Physical Education from SUNY Cortland, Masters in Health Education from Adelphi University

Company: Plant Powered Coaching: Eat. Move. Live

Website: www.plantpoweredcoaching.com

Email: Matt@PlantPoweredCoaching.com

Works via: Phone, Skype, FaceTime

Specialties: Works with individual clients and speaks for groups, schools, companies, organizations. Specialty in fitness, but relates easily to all clients, even those who are exercise-averse.

Long Island

Jackie Demeri Costello, VLCE, CHHC, LVCYT, Author of Animooves: Yoga & Creativity Inspired by Animals. Yoga Alliance RYT,  Certified Lakshmi Voelker Chair Yoga Teacher, Birth-6 Montessori teacher, BA Magna Cum Laude, Certified Holistic Health Counselor, Accredited by the American Association of Drugless Practitioners.  Over 25 years experience teaching children, families, adults, and seniors.

Website: www.Animooves.com

Email:  animooves@gmail.com

Phone:631-338-2316

Works via: In-person, phone, Skype

Specialties:  Vegan coaching for individuals, families, and groups. Animooves classes and workshops (Yoga & Creativity Inspired by Animals) for all ages and levels of ability. Chair yoga. Journaling workshops.  Available for events, corporate and classroom settings, clubs, and in-school field trips.

Pleasant Valley (Dutchess Country/Hudson Valley)

Sande Nosonowitz, VLCE, CYT (Certified Yoga Teacher), Corporate Yoga Teacher certification, vegan cooking classes, creating September 2017 Hudson Valley VegFest

Website: www.sundarajewel.com

Email: sande@sundarajewel.com

Works via: Skype or Facetime, as well as in-person

Specialties: Individual and group clients, speaking engagements (with a powerful PowerPoint), incorporating yoga and/or meditation when appropriate; also cooking classes, educational seminars and group workshops.

Wappingers Falls

Susan M. Landaira, MS, VCLE

Company:  Vegan Teacher LLC, Coach/CEO

Website:  VeganTeacherLLC.weebly.com

Blog:  veganbodymindandworld.wordpress.com

Email:  VeganTeacherLifestyleCoach@gmail.com

Works via: In person, Skype, phone, email.  Speaking engagements, food demos, personalized and group coaching, which can include, but is not limited to, the new vegan, the vegan with questions, pantry revival, vegan shopping (for food and home), the vegan in a non-vegan household, vegan children.

Specialties include:  Vegan for the animals, vegan children and students, being vegan in a non-vegan household

NORTH CAROLINA

Charlotte

Margo Page, VLCE, also classically trained chef, certified by Personal and Private Chefs of America

Website: ThePlantBasedLifestyle.com

Email: ThePlantBasedLifestyle@gmail.com

Works via: Phone and Skype with clients worldwide, also in person

Specialties: Plant-based cooking; working with individual clients; and speaking engagements, cooking classes, and food demos

 

ONTARIO

Niagara Falls

Kristin Oprendek, VLCE

B.A., psychology; Certified Wellness Coach; personal trainer; yoga instructor; vegan mom

Email: coachingbykristin@gmail.com

Phone: 905-356-4271

Works via: Skype, phone, in person; available for individual coaching (vegan lifestyle coaching and health coaching), workshops, children’s events

Specialty: Family-friendly wellness

Toronto

Margie Cook, VLCE, RHN  

Specialties:  Kitchen makeovers and cooking coaching, corporate wellness consulting, cooking demonstrations, individual or group nutrition and cooking classes

Websitewww.margiecook.com

Emailmargie@margiecook.com

Blog: plantsonplates.ca

Works via: Virtual & in-person services

Toronto

Stephanie Gorchynski, VLCE, RHN, Red Seal Chef, Restorative Nutritionist, Professional Holistic Chef + Empowerment Mentor | Eco-Ethical Business Strategist | Proprietor, Pleasantville Creamery. Personal + business mentoring; public & private programs, workshops & speaking engagements

Website: www.stephaniegorchynski.com

Email: sgorchynski@gmail.com

Works via: Virtual & in-person services (global + local)

 

OREGON

Bend and Portland

Diana Tomseth, VLCE, CHHC, AADP

Science of Raw Food Nutrition I (Living Light Culinary Institute); Enhancing Health with Plant-Based Nutrition professional health conferences, Adventist Health and Northwest VEG

Website: www.echofund.org

Email: Diana@echofund.org

Works via: Skype, phone, in person; available for individual clients, sliding fee donation to Echo Fund

Specialties: Emotional eating issues, culinary coaching

Portland

Kristy Draper, VLCE, BA in Communication Technology, earning M.A. in Humane Education,
Rouxbe Professional Plant Based Culinary Program School

Website: www.vegfullife.com

Email: kristy@vegfullife.com

Works via: Phone, Skype, in person

Specialties: New and transitioning vegans for individuals, groups, families, and veg-curious, cooking lessons – private and group, humane education (animal protection, environmental ethics, human rights, and culture), vegan on a budget, vegan while traveling

PENNSYLVANIA

Ambler

Risa M. Mandell, LCSW

Emailrmm635@gmail.com

Phone215.475.2583

Works via:  coaching in person, phone, Skype; individual and group psychotherapy

Specialities:  brief coaching for new and aspiring vegans;  individual and group psychotherapy

Northern Tier

Christine Day, VLCE (see also Binghamton, NY)

Website: www.anewdayvegan.com

Emailanewdayvegan@gmail.com

Phone: 607-727-3320

Works viaSkype, phone, in person; group coaching; personal coaching; available for speaking engagements, media interviews/appearances, 

Specialties: New vegans, vegetarians going vegan, vegan on a budget, traveling vegan

Philadelphia

Emily Livingston, MS, VLCE

Email: Emily.Livingston526@gmail.com

Phone: 484-467-5468

Works via: In person, phone, and Skype

Specialties: Habit training, transitioning to veganism, social/lifestyle/family conundrums, zero waste living

Pittsburgh

Marissa Podany, VLCE, B.A. in Cultural Studies

Website: veganandbeyondcoaching.com

Email: Marissa@veganandbeyondcoaching.com

Phone Number: 412 56 VEGAN  (412 568 3426)

Works via: in person, phone, skype

Specialties: New and transitioning vegans, holistic healing, raw foods, private cooking lessons, eco-friendly and nontoxic lifestyle changes (including household and beauty products)

PUERTO RICO

San Juan

Mitzy González, VLCE, Addiction Counselor

Phone: 787 430 1776

Email: mgmoyeno@gmail.com or lifecoachmitzy@gmail.com

Works via: In person, phone

Specialties: New and transitioning vegans, culinary coaching, harm reduction, professional health conferences, individual and group therapy,  emotional eating issues

San Juan

Vélez, Enrique, VLCE

Facebook: Enrique Vélez Vegan Lifestyle Coach & Educator – VLCE

Emailevelez9097@gmail.com

Phone:  787-459-5678

Works via: Skype, phone, in person; group coaching; personal coaching; available for corporate speaking, media interviews/appearances

Specialties: Coaching for new vegans, vegetarians going vegan, weight loss, improving health through a vegan lifestyle, among others.

 

TENNESSEE

Nashville

Chrissy Benson, J.D., VLCE, IFS Practitioner, personal coach, writer, and attorney

Website: www.mindbodyspiritgroove.com

Email: cbenson@mindbodyspiritgroove.com

Phone: 617-697-6392

Works via: Phone, Skype, in person in NYC area

Specialties: Holistic health coaching (weight loss, nutrition, IFS therapy, cognitive behavioral techniques, life coaching, holistic health)

 

TEXAS

Dallas

Katherine “Kat” Mendenhall, VLCE, also Certified Culinary Nutritionist, and graduate, Certificate Program in Plant-Based Nutrition, T. Colin Campbell Center for Nutrition Studies/eCornell.

Website: KatMendenhall.com

Email: Kat@KatMendenhall.com

Works via: In person or Skype

Specialties: Private and group coaching, private and group cooking lessons and workshops, also speaking for groups of all kinds

Marshall

Crystal Gable, VLCECommunications director, Get Healthy Marshall, Co-director, Healthfest (the annual 3-day whole food, plant-based festival in historic, downtown Marshall, Texas

Website: www.healthfest.com

Twitter: @crystalgable

Instagram: @crystalgable

Email: crystal@gethealthymarshall.com

Phone: 903-235-2374

Works via: In person, phone, GoToMeeting; one-on-one coaching; writing and contributing on health and wellness topics 

Specialties: Transitioning to a Vegan diet, cooking lessons and finding peace in a divided household

 

WASHINGTON

Seattle (Eastside)

Kristen Feuerstein, VLCE, also area Director for the Get Waisted (plant-based weight loss) program

Website: www.getwaisted.com

Email: kristengw8@gmail.com

Works via: Phone, Skype, in person

Specialties: Health, families transitioning to veganism, healthy living on a budget; works with individual clients, as well as speaking for groups

 

Outside North America

ARGENTINA

Buenos Aires

Kathy Hughes, MA, VLCE, NLP Practitioner

Email: kathytango@gmail.com

Phone: 5411-4331-2647

Skype: KathyTango

Works via: In person, phone, and Skype

Specialties: Fluent in English, Spanish, and French; conversational in German; expert in vegan living in countries outside one’s own; one-on-one coaching, also speaker, workshop leader

GERMANY

Berlin

Sean Corleone, VLCE, Fitness Trainer

Website: Vegan-Fat-Burning.de; also, Vegan-Fat-Burning.com

Blog: Vegan-Fitness-blog.de

Email: info@vegan-fat-burning.de, or info@vegan-fat-burning.com

Phone: 00 491 7697 892841

Skype: Vegan-Fat-Burning

Works via: Phone, Skype, in person

Specialties: Fitness, coaching, cooking; works with individual clients; coaches in 4 languages: English, German, Norwegian, and Arabic

SPAIN

Madrid

Parisa Salahshourian, BSc, VLCE, Traditional Chinese Medicine and Reiki practitioner

Website: www.parisa-vida-natural.com

Email: info@parisa-vida-natural.com

Phone: +34 686 453 258

Skype: Parisa Salahshourian

Works via: Phone, Skype, in person, groups

Specialties: Traditional Chinese Medicine, natural and herbal therapies, Chinese energetic nutrition adapted to veganism. Coaches in 2 languages, English and Spanish