Derek Johnson Nutrition is the wellness brand of expert holistic nutritionist Derek Johnson. His integrative and holistic nutrition consulting practice makes eating healthy simple and manageable for people across the country.
Derek doesn’t just provide you with a one-size-fits-all diet plan – he educates and motivates you to make manageable and sustainable lifestyle changes. After all, you are unique and deserve personalized care to achieve your wellness goals to eat healthy, lose weight, have a body that functions properly, get into great shape and be able to maintain it long-term! Derek has over 20+ years experience in nutrition consulting and offers sessions through ZOOM video conferencing as well as at his private practice locations in Los Angeles and El Segundo. His program provides personalized and custom nutrition and overall wellness programs for each client’s unique biochemistry and personal goals.
He is a well-regarded expert in weight loss resistance, diabetes/ insulin resistance, gastrointestinal health, sports nutrition, stress, fatigue and numerous other areas and confers with a panel of notable physicians on a case-by-case basis. Derek has personally helped thousands of people across the country to reach and maintain their health and wellness goals. His clients have ranged from Hollywood stars and directors like Chris Pratt, Katherine Schwarzenegger, Craig T. Nelson, James Franco, Vincent D’Onofrio, Chris O’Donnell, Reese Witherspoon, Anne Fletcher, Adam Shankman; to professional athletes, moms, countless CEOs, businesspersons and youth. In addition, he regularly lectures at seminars and corporate wellness events and has been featured on various TV networks as well as in books and magazines over the years.
He also served as the Executive Nutrition Director of Fitness Ridge Worldwide (2011-2019) where he was responsible for the overall direction, curriculum and management of the nutrition and integrative health goals for all resort properties. This included: creating and consistently updating the educational series, workbook and at-home healthy lifestyle manual for guests; managing the educational series presenters (dietitians, nutritionists, life coaches, trainers, chefs); working directly with the executive chefs, creation of new monthly rotation-style nutrition menus for the resorts, countless new recipes, and content for multiple cookbooks; occasionally presenting lectures to guests at the resorts; managing key strategic partnerships; managing corporate wellness programs; training resort nutrition staff all while also serving as the primary nutrition resource for all media outlets.
He holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Dietetics from California State University, Chico, is Board Certified in Integrative Health, sits on the Scientific Advisory Board of Designs for Health and is a member of many nutrition associations.
He lives in El Segundo, California with his beautiful wife and business partner Lisa and their two kids.
If you have questions, don’t hesitate to email us – someone on our team will be happy to assist you.
CEO, Derek Johnson Nutrition
B.S. Dietetics, BCIH, CN, Holistic Functional Nutritionist
Diplomate, American Board of Integrative Medicine
Member, Designs for Health Scientific Advisory Board