MEET COACH JENNY
Jennifer Castro, CPT, CHC
Welcome. I am the owner and director of Alison James Wellness Solutions. I have worked in the industry for over 10 years providing wellness programs from weekend warriors to elite athletes. My career began as a preschool teacher creating health education, fitness programs, and after-school programs. From there, I created numerous fitness and nutrition programs for schools, after-school programs, and camps. Due to a few health issues, I delved into studying the role of nutrition in women's health, food allergies, and weight loss. When I became an Insurance broker a couple years ago, I decided to also pursue a a specialty in corporate wellness.
I received my formal education from the American Academy of Personal Training as a certified personal trainer along with receiving added credentials as a nutritionist, food allergy specialist, health coach, and corporate wellness specialist. During an internship at a well- renowned hospital in NYC, I worked with top-notch physicians, and dietitians specializing medical nutrition therapy. I also received a degree is health sciences with a specialization in psychology. Currently, I am working towards an advance degree in Health Education to receive the credentials as a Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES) and clinical research