Our 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.


Rick Wenner, MBA
Director of Marketing & Communication

Rick has been in the fitness industry for 25+ years with vast experience from personal trainer to club leadership. After teaching and creating fitness curriculum for many years, Rick shifted his focus to the business of fitness, and helping fitness businesses build success.

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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.


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.


Christine Conti & Brian Prendergast
Webinar Producers & Podcast Hosts

Christine Conti and Brian Prendergast are fitness industry veterans and co-hosts of Two Fit Crazies and a Microphone podcast. They join the Foundation in 2020 as producers of the MedFit Podcast and in 2021 took on the role as hosts of our Professional Education Webinar Series.