Meet the Team
Laura Peterson, Manager of Health Coaching
Laura oversees the daily operations of the personal health coaching team. A native of Columbus, Laura is a graduate of Kent State University with a dual major in psychology and sociology. She also holds a master’s degree in public health from The Ohio State University and is certified as a health education specialist, as a health coach from the Cooper Institute, and as a corporate wellness consultant from the Corporate Health and Wellness Association. Laura has also served as a health educator and crisis intervention specialist in mental health. Laura enjoys working with the OSU Health Plan team to promote integrated health and wellness within the academic, business, health care and public sectors.
Lindsay Atwood, Health Coach
Lindsay graduated from the University of Dayton with a bachelor’s degree in dietetics. She holds a health and wellness coaching certification through Wellcoaches and is certified in adult weight management levels I and II through the Commission on Dietetic Registration. Lindsay has extensive experience working with people in behavioral change weight loss programs and is very passionate about the philosophy of health coaching. She enjoys cooking and working out and is always up for a fun new adventure with her friends and family.
Jessica Hernandez, Health Coach
Jessica graduated from The Ohio State University with a bachelor's degree in dietetics and has a graduate certificate from Bowling Green State University in Food and Nutrition. Jessica is a certified Health Coach and is certified in pre- and post-natal exercise. She has worked as a Pediatric Dietitian and has extensive experience in pre- and postnatal nutrition and more recently teaches the diabetes prevention program as a certified lifestyle coach. Jessica enjoys spending quality time with her family and loves watching baseball and being physically active.
Adam Roberts, Health Coach
Adam graduated from Ohio Northern University with a bachelor's degree in exercise physiology and a health and wellness coach certification through Wellcoaches. He has worked in cardiopulmonary rehabilitation and more recently in the commercial exercise industry as a personal fitness trainer. He enjoys helping members achieve their goals. Adam's interests include weight training, running, sports, and outdoor activities.
Michael Bramlish, Health Coach
Michael graduated from The Ohio State University with a bachelor’s degree in health sciences and a master’s in public health. He has most recently worked as a health coach for Interactive Health as well as working in a multi-disciplinary weight management center in addition to spending seven years in the U.S. Army. He enjoys staying physically active by participating in long-distance running, lifting weights, and exercising outdoors.