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Dawn Preisendorf

Dawn Preisendorf is a certified nutritionist and health coach who is passionate about the healing power of food, healthy lifestyle practices, and nature-connection as pathways to restoring health.

Dawn has studied functional nutrition and holistic health for 21 years; she has a master’s degree in nutrition and health education from John F. Kennedy University, and earned her health coach certification through Wellcoaches. In addition, Dawn has completed more than 100 hours of post-graduate nutrition education using a functional medicine approach.

 Dawn has a particular interest in gut health and hormone balance and is highly experienced in food-as-medicine approaches for many health challenges. She regularly teaches on health topics such as healthy weight, blood sugar balance, stress management, and women’s health. She also facilitates groups focused on digestive health and loves guiding people in nature-based wellness experiences.

When Dawn is not with clients, she can be found hiking, skiing, petting any friendly dog that comes her way, spending time with her partner, and enjoying potlucks with friends.



    • Gut health
    • Hormone balance 
    • Food-as-medicine
    • Healthy weight
    • Blood sugar balance
    • Stress management
    • Women’s health


Dawn obtained a Master’s Degree in Nutrition and Health Education from John F. Kennedy University. She is certified as a health coach through Wellcoaches and has completed more than 100 hours of post-graduate education using a functional medicine approach.