The MFEF Team


Lisa Dougherty
Founder & CEO

Lisa has worked in the fitness industry for 2 decades, and is the founder of Whole Body Fitness and the MedFit Network. She is certified Personal Trainer and Health Coach, and holds numerous specialty certifications for working with medical conditions, chronic disease, and pre & postnatal care.

Tony Berlant, MS
Director of Education & Programs

Tony is a consultant, a published researcher, an author coach, and a veteran of the health and fitness industry with more than 20 years of leadership experience. Tony has extensive experience in education and programming, and has overseen thousands of certifications and trainings.


Christine Conti, MEd
Director of Community Relations & Events

Christine is a 20-year fitness industry veteran who understands the importance of movement as medicine. She's an international speaker, educator and consultant. She also serves as producer and co-host of the MedFit webinar series and podcast.


Diana D'Itri
Customer Care & Public Relations

As the past Director of Membership Services and Marketing for MedFit Network, she is thrilled to once again be part of the amazing and passionate team of professionals and members that make up the MedFit Network and MedFit Education Foundation.

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Ivy Pelletier
Graphic Designer & Web Manager

Ivy holds a degree in Graphic Design from the Newhouse School at Syracuse University. She’s previously worked in higher education administration and as a freelance designer and consultant. She oversees print & digital design for all Foundation entities, as well as our partner organization MedFit Network.


Brian Prendergast
Webinar Producer & Podcast Co-Host

Brian serves as a producer and co-host of the MedFit webinar series and podcast with Christine, Director of Community Relations & Events. Brian is fitness industry veteran, owner of High Five Health and Fitness and co-host of Two Fit Crazies and a Microphone podcast.