Our Team
Shantea Johnson,
Executive Director/Chairman


As Executive Director & Chariman, Shantea is responsiable for making management decisions for implementing the Foundation's long and short term plans. Shantea leads DHW Fit  Foundation in pursuing its mission to improve the health and wellbeing of the our clients.

In her role, she uses her vision and knowledge to educate clients and assists them in improving their nutrition, wellness, and reaching their healthy lifestyle goals.


Shantea is extremely passionate about health improvement. She is a Certified Health Educator, has obtained her MS in Nutrition, her Masters in Public Health  is a certified personal trainer, certified health coach and is certified in Chronic Diease and Diabetes Management, Certified in Sports Nutrition and is process  of completing her Bariatric Educator Certification through American Association of Bariatric Counselors (AABC). 

Board of Directors


Our Board of Directors establishes and manages DHW Fit Foundation’s overall goals, directions and priorities for the Foundation’s programs.

The board ensures that goals, directions and priorities are being pursued in the most effective and efficient manner.

Our board of directors acts as an objective governance body and help oversee the implementation of DHW Fit Foundation’s strategic plan.

Gerald Thomas,
Vice Chair & Head Chef


Gerald oversees ongoing business operations at DHW Fit Foundation. He is active in providing ongoing educating clients on health improvement, health education and leading our grocery shopping tours. Gerald also demonstrates and teaches our clients how to create delicious healthy meals from scratch. 


At a  young age, Gerald was exposed to a variety of foods that would fuel his lifelong passion for cooking. He has had a deep appreciation for healthy home cooked cuisine. He began his culinary career at the age of 18.

Personal Training and
Nursing Team


DHW Fit Foundation employs several nurses, some the areas best personal trainers and coaches, with advanced degrees, certifications and specializations in many different areas of fitness and health.


DHW Fit Foundations staff is fully qualified to educate you or your company  in reaching your wellness, health and fitness goals

DHW Fit Foundation




DHW Fit Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit dedicated to reducing the rates of obesity, chronic disease, and other chronic health conditions. We educate individuals on health improvement by assisting to increase physical activity and improving nutrition and health.


Our goal at DHW Fit foundation is to educate individuals how to lead healthier lives and change unhealthy behaviors through improving health, nutrition and fitness. 


About Us:


At DHW Fit Foundation we educate and empower our clients to live a healthier lifestyle by teaching them to improve their nutrition, wellness, lifestyle and assist them in meeting their weightloss and or fitness goals. It is important for us to help our clients create healthy habits that they can continue long after they are no longer our clients


We are thrilled to be a part of this rewarding process and we look forward to assisting our citizens to become the fit and healthy indivdual that we know they can be!


Thank you for choosing DHW Fit Foundation

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