Jonathan is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist and Certified Personal Trainer. He has specialized in various areas, including Gerontological Nutrition, Sports Nutrition, Diabetes, Lactation, Weight Loss, and Case Management, further enhancing his ability to address the unique needs of his clients.
Jonathan’s journey began as a diet technician, but his passion for comprehending the impact of diet and exercise on the human body led him to pursue a career in nutrition. He became a dietitian and has since excelled in his field, continuously expanding his knowledge.
Jonathan’s educational achievements include the following:
- Bachelor of Science in Food Science & Human Nutrition from the University of Hawai’i at Mānoa;
- Master of Business Administration from the Brennan School of Business at Dominican University.
Driven by his expertise in nutrition and fitness, Jonathan established Genki Nutrition, a project dedicated to helping individual clients achieve their weight loss and health goals. By leveraging his extensive understanding of nutrition and exercise, Jonathan offers personalized guidance and support, working alongside clients to develop effective strategies for long-term success.
In his practice, Jonathan relies on relatable research and trusted sources to provide clients with evidence-based treatment and health recommendations. He understands that weight loss is just one aspect of overall health and prioritizes a holistic approach that encompasses disease prevention and enhances the overall quality of life.
Jonathan’s dedication and expertise have earned him recognition as a Top Pro by Diet Spotlight from 2017 to 2018, highlighting his exceptional contributions to the field.
Jonathan also channels his knowledge and creativity through blogging, recipe development, and food photography, sharing his insights and expertise with a wider audience. Additionally, Jonathan brings a professional marketing and crisis management background, which complements his ability to communicate effectively and engage with individuals seeking guidance.