Derrick holds a B.Sc., in nutrition and also received his lifestyle intervention training at the Lifestyle Medicine Institute, Loma Linda, CA and is a certified and licensed CHIP Corporate Health Facilitator. His education encompasses a vast array of coursework, which includes, basic nutrition, permanent weight loss, anti-aging and disease prevention.
He has been in the wellness field educating, facilitating and training groups from a few to over 1,500. In addition to providing individual and group education and counseling, he is also a certified trainer, personal fitness chief, diabetes coach, lifestyle & weight management specialist, certified health counselor, nutrition consultant and water fitness instructor. He believes that a proper nutrition coupled with exercise can prevent a variety of today’s medical problems.