Marissa Reese is a Nashville native who’s journey has lead her to a career in helping women achieve their best selves. She is a Fitness Nutrition Coach with a holistic approach on health and wellness grounded in mindset, movement, food choices, gut health and the need for self love. Going through her own health challenges has given her a heart for helping others through similar struggles. It has been in the past year that Marissa’s heart has shifted towards coaching women during the time of preconception, prenatal and postpartum and to help them become advocates for their own health.
Marissa has completed trainings such as: BIRTHFIT Coach, Childhood Development, Early Childhood Education, Personal Training through ACE and NESTA, received her Bachelors of Science with a concentration in Nutrition from Middle Tennessee State University and currently enrolled in the Masters of Exercise and Nutrition Science program at Lipscomb University. Marissa is elated to be able to bring her passion for wellness to the Nashville moms through mindfulness, movement, nourishment and self care.
Marissa and her husband, Austin, have an eleven year old daughter and they are expecting a new addition to their family in August 2018!
Megh Martinez is a CrossFit Level 2 Coach residing in Knoxville, Tennessee where her husband Sean is stationed. When asked about her family, Meg notes that Sean understands, accepts, teaches, and, most importantly, laughs with with her. Meg is mother to four little humans who she says know her flaws better than anybody, and still love her fully.
Meg loves to explore and she enjoys finding new ways to create, and move. In addition to being a certified BIRTHFIT coach, she has received training in Dynamic Neuromuscular Stabilization (DNS) for weightlifting. She chose to be a BIRTHFIT Coach because she believes the motherhood transition, as well as women themselves, deserves to be truly honored. BIRTHFIT grasps the larger picture and understands how empowering these women shapes the way our communities and future generations evolve. Meg believes in the BIRTHIT vision and trusts it is capable of changing the way we value birth.
"I want to be a part of that change and help women own it in their daily lives."
You can find her coaching at South Landing CrossFit in Knoxville.