Annette is a personal trainer with a medical background. She is co-founder of The Maple Center for Integrative Health. Annette worked as the Maternity Services Director as well as the Doula Coordinator. She has also held the position of Nursing Resource Director for the Foundation of California Community Colleges. In 2006 Annette became involved with a program called Body Change. She witnessed several successes (including her own) with people wanting to change their bodies and their health. She developed a healthy eating and exercise program to help persons wanting to loose weight, manage diabetes, high blood pressure and high cholesterol. She has gone on to star in three infomercials for weight loss and has brought her program to the Bloomington Normal area. She has several certifications in fitness and in nutrition and currently runs an 84 day program called Fat to Fit with much success.