Vanessa Bennington is a Family Nurse Practitioner, holding a bachelor's and master's degree in nursing and specializing in holistic wellness and hormonal balance. She and her husband recently relocated to Sarasota, FL where they have opened a medical wellness practice. Vanessa also has a degree in Health and Exercise Science and is CrossFit Level 1, Gymnastics, Olympic Lifting, and Kids certified and holds an Attitude Nation Level 1 certification. She and her husband have a website, www.perfectcouplet.com, where they offer personalized nutrition and fitness coaching as well as their own thoughts on fitness, food and life in general. Vanessa has a passion for health, fitness, and positive body image that began in her early teens and has grown over the years. She loves to spread her knowledge and enthusiasm for living "the healthy life" every chance she gets. She also loves painting, shopping (mostly for workout clothes), the beach, and Olympic Lifting.