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Meet Our Coaches

BioTRUST is proud to staff a team of expert health and fitness coaches dedicated to helping you achieve your goals. Our coaches boast a wide range of elite health and fitness credentials – such as Master's degrees in Public Health and Sports Nutrition, RD, CSCS, CISSN, and more – and together, they accumulated dozens of years of industry and in-the-trenches experience helping people from all walks of life optimize the way they look, feel, perform, and live through their multi-disciplinary approaches. But more important than where they've been is where they are, and that's here for you. Meet them below.

Joel Marion, BioTRUST co-founder

Joel Marion, CISSN, NSCA-CPT has been helping literally millions of people world-wide to slash body fat, gain muscle, and dramatically improve their lives through his cutting edge articles, witty blogs, and breakthrough diet programs ever since breaking into the fitness industry more than 10 years ago by winning the world's largest Body Transformation contest for “regular” people, the Body-for-Life Transformation Challenge.

Since then, as a 5-time bestselling author and fitness personality, Joel has appeared on such television networks as NBC, ABC, and CBS, is a frequent guest on SIRIUS satellite radio, and has been featured in the pages of more than 20 popular national newsstand magazines including Men's FitnessWoman's DayMaximum FitnessOxygenClean EatingMuscleMag International, and Muscle & Fitness Hers.

When it comes to achieving your best body and the results you truly deserve, rest assured, you couldn't possibly be in better hands.

Josh Bezoni, BioTRUST co-founder

Josh Bezoni is a nutritionist, fitness and supplement expert, best-selling body transformation author, and philanthropist.

Bezoni graduated with dual majors in Biology and Nutrition while fulfilling his pre-med requirements from The University of Central Iowa (Central College). Instead of attending medical school, he decided that he wanted to help people before getting sick as opposed to after, and began his career as a Nutritionist for his health and fitness mentor, Bill Phillips, at his nutrition supplement companies, including EAS, Muscle Media Magazine and Body-for-LIFE. After leaving EAS, Bezoni has authored two best-selling fitness books and helped over 1 million men and women transform their bodies in record time through his nutrition strategies and programs.

Bezoni says, “At BioTRUST, it's our team's mission this year to empower more than 1,000,000 men and women worldwide to improve their nutrition, reduce body fat levels, and positively transform their health through our informative articles, inspiring community, and our line of premium, scientifically-backed nutrition products made with natural ingredients.”

Bezoni adds, “What's more, we pledge to work with top-rated charities by donating a significant portion of every dollar we earn to help supply nutritious food, clean water, and improved medical services to families in need, both domestically and abroad.”

Shawn Wells, MPH, RD, CISSN, FISSN

Shawn is currently the Chief Scientific Officer (CSO) at BioTRUST Nutrition, overseeing the R&D, Quality Control, Regulatory and Supply Chain departments. He is credited with developing the rigorous 7-step quality program that BioTRUST is famous for, along with formulating the BioTRUST portfolio of products. Mr. Wells has earned the title of the "World's Greatest Formulator" throughout the industry, formulating hundreds of products and holding multiple patents. He is a renowned subject matter expert on the ketogenic diet and a nutritional biochemist. As a clinically experienced Registered Dietitian, Certified Sports Nutritionist, and Fellow through the ISSN, he has a deep passion for health and wellbeing. He speaks frequently at stages around the world about the benefits of a ketogenic lifestyle, along with biohacking and anti-aging programs. Shawn is also the founder and co-host of BioTRUST Radio, an industry leading podcast about health and wellness. In his spare time, Shawn enjoys fast cars, a good game of sand volleyball, working out at his local gym and spending time with friends and family.

Tim Skwiat, MEd., CSCS, Pn2

Tim Skwiat is a Precision Nutrition Level 2 Certified Nutrition Coach and a NSCA Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, and he proudly serves as BioTRUST's Director of Nutrition and Exercise. He completed his undergraduate degree in Movement & Sports Science at Purdue University, and he earned his Master's degree in Sports Science & Nutrition from the University of Texas at Austin, where he also worked as a Strength and Conditioning Coach under the tutelage of world-renowned basketball strength coach Todd Wright for 10 years. Tim is a published author of over a dozen evidence-based eBooks delving into the nitty gritty of nutrition for overall health, body composition, cognitive function, joint health, hormonal health, sexual performance, healthy aging, and more.

Cristina Powell

Cristina is a Metabolic Effect L3 Nutrition Consultant and a Precision Nutrition L1 Nutrition Coach. Cristina's passion is to help others discover how great their bodies are meant to feel through healthy eating and an active lifestyle. In her free time, Cristina enjoys drinking the CrossFit kool-aid, soaking up the sun on the coast of the Carolinas, and raising her two amazing daughters, who are active in soccer, tee-ball, basketball, and CrossFit Kids. She enjoys creating great-tasting recipes and helping others adopt a healthy lifestyle.

Dr. Matthew Roberson, M.D.

Dr. Matthew Roberson attended medical school at the University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio where he completed his residency in Family Medicine. He is a board-certified (American Board of Family Medicine) family physician, and he has been in private practice for 20 years, with a strong focus on patient-centered care and preventive medicine. Dr. Roberson is a member of the Texas Academy of Family Practice and was voted in D magazine as one of “Dallas’s Best Doctors.”

Dr. Jaime Hope, M.D.

Dr. Jaime Hope is a doctor, wellness expert, teacher, speaker and author. As an Attending Physician specializing in Emergency Medicine at Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, Michigan, which is one of the busiest emergency departments in the country, Dr. Hope is no stranger to helping her patients through the most stressful, painful and challenging times of their lives with compassion and competency.

Not only is Dr. Hope a celebrated medical doctor, who graduated from Michigan State University College of Human Medicine (class of 2005), she is also a wife, mom, health advocate and author of the book Habit That! – a #1 Amazon Bestseller. She is an Assistant Professor at Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine and an engaging and enthusiastic professional speaker.

A former “junk-food junkie” turned healthy, balanced person (not overzealous health nut), Dr. Hope comes from a place of gratitude, passion and enthusiasm. She is dedicated to helping her followers through science-based remedies that really work, saving hard-working folks, just like you, serious time and money along the way.