President, ELB-Consulting, Inc
Laura A. Burk, MPH, RDN, LDN, is a graduate of Illinois State University. She graduated Magna Cum Laude and University Honors with a Bachelor of Science degree in Family Consumer Sciences. She continued her education experience and received a Master Degree in Public Health from Illinois Benedictine University.
As a Registered Dietitian, Laura is a consultant and writer who specialize in weight loss, organic/clean foods, and sport nutrition for children and adults. She has extensive experience in developing and implementing creative nutrition education programs and meal plans for individuals and groups within the community.
After having three children and gaining a passion for exercise, Laura obtained her personal training degree from National Academy of Sports Medicine in 2002. She works with all types of clients to succeed in their fitness goals. She continued her training education by becoming a corrective exercise specialist in 2011.
Laura’s next adventure, in 2015, was to heal the mind, by becoming a yoga instructor, RYT200 to discover the power of the breath. As she enjoyed experiencing the moment, Laura continued her knowledge in arthritis. In 2017, Laura obtained a certification in exercise in Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program from Aquatic Exercise Association to help relieve joint and muscle pain.
Currently, she is the proud owner of ELB Consulting, INC., which specializes in helping YOU reach your nutrition and fitness goals. Laura teaches group exercise classes, personal train clients, and competes in many races including marathons and triathlons.