LISA FRANZINO, VEGAN CHEF
Lisa began to look to plant-based foods for healing after her cancer diagnosis in her twenties. Her Aunt Cheryl, a lifelong raw foodist inspired her to grow and drink wheatgrass and incorporate raw foods as a supplement to the Western medicine protocol. Adopting a whole food, plant-based diet, along with a regular yoga practice, has helped her stay cancer-free for over 20 years.
Lisa attended the Rouxbe Online Cooking School in 2014 and then Living Light Culinary Institute, a Gourmet Raw Culinary School based in California where she received her Culinary Chef Degree. She also holds a certificate as a Science of Raw Nutrition Educator from Drs. Rick and Karin Dina. Lisa joined Kailo Nutrition in 2016 where she teaches public and private cooking classes as well as leads community demonstrations designed to show people how easy eating healthy can be.
KIM HYNES, HEALTH & WELLNESS COACH
Kim is certified by The Institute for Integrative Nutrition. As an Integrative Health and Wellness Coach, Kim helps all ages lose weight sustainably and improve their lives. She recognizes there is no one nutrition plan for every person and will work with clients to make gradual, lifelong changes to reach their goals. Kim uses real food and a holistic approach to nutrition and losing weight.
Kim offers one on one coaching, group coaching and workshops to help transform her clients’ bodies and lives. There is a long term solution in a world filled with diets and plans that are a quick fix. She works with each client as a whole person and creates a unique plan with each individual. Kim believes eating habits and weight loss are not just physical, but also emotional and are connected to other lifestyle factors. Clients are asked to be an active part of their nutrition plan and goal setting.
Breanna Tivvis, YOGA INSTRUCTOR
Originally from Maryland, Breanna moved to Jacksonville, FL her sophomore year of college to attend the University of North Florida. It was that year that she found yoga. She graduated with a BSH in Community Health/Exercise Science and took her first yoga teacher training in 2008 receiving her RYT 200 hour. She has studied under various teachers, practiced consistently for 11 years and has taught vinyasa yoga for 10 years. She has committed herself to the practice and study of yoga and loves the discipline, devotion and community. She traveled to Mysore, India in 2016 to practice Ashtanga Yoga and is happy to continue learning and passing it on.
When not in the yoga room, you can catch Breanna on the beach, fundraising for nonprofits that inspire her, traveling, SUPing or laying in her hammock! Available for one on one yoga sessions to expand your knowledge of the body.
MEGAN BRUBAKER, PERSONAL TRAINER
Megan Brubaker, head trainer and owner of the Training Loft, holds four NCCA accredited training certifications and has experience working with a diverse client base. The passion she has for health and fitness stems from the years spent as a competitive gymnast. She quickly learned how commitment, dedication, and discipline can positively impact one’s life. Her facination with fitness combined with her background in business marketing, eventually led to the opening of the Training Loft.
Megan strives to help others achieve their individual health and fitness goals through customized personal training programs. “Fitness is not one-dimensional. It has to be challenging, yet fun and enjoyable. Programs need to have balance and speak to the unique needs of each client."