• Contact Us: 312-933-7325

  • About Laura Dion-Jones

    Laura is a Pro-health activist, TV & Radio Talk Show Host, Certified Corporate Wellness Coach (CCWC), Certified Wellness Coach (CWC), Motivational and Lifestyle writer, speaker and author of: Commit To Get Fit: Find the Secret to Your Own True and Everlasting Weight Loss. In addition, she is also highly regarded as a motivational and weight loss coach, a lifestyle and fashion consultant and designer, and make over expert.

    Laura brings her extensive expertise, street-smart sensibility, and vast experience in fitness, fashion, and beauty to her coaching career. This background has helped her become one of the country’s top experts and motivational coaches in the fields of weight loss, fitness walking, developing discipline, maximizing human potential, overcoming adversity, improving personal appearance and increasing self-esteem.

    The Laura Dion-Jones Commit To Get Fit Foundation is a 501(c) (3) NFP tax exempt charitable foundation that helps further Laura’s mission to combat our country’s escalating obesity epidemic.

    Laura’s mission, talks and speeches, her book and passion are to help put an end to our country’s obesity epidemic by changing the way people think about health and fitness, and redefining healthy eating by showing them they have choices, alternatives they might have never thought of before and by building healthier communities through improving the health and fitness of individuals, thereby improving their lives. (www.commit-fit.com)

    Commit To Get Fit provides accountability-based fitness programs and motivational seminars with a variety of approaches tailored to the needs of individuals, corporations and organizations for healthy weight loss and improved personal performance.

  • Suggested Keynote/Workshop Speaking Topics:

    • Commit To Get Fit: Find the Secret to Your Own True and Everlasting Weight Loss
    • Motivation: Focus and Success in All Areas of Life
    • Developing Discipline
    • Goal Setting & Achievement
    • Improving Human Potential - Increasing Self Esteem
    • Overcome Adversity: Have the Life of Your Dreams
    • Leadership & Team Work
    • Weight Loss and Nutrition the Healthy Low Carb Way
    • Carbohydrates and the Insulin Factor
    • Increase Employee Productivity Through Motivational Coaching
    • Stress Management Through Meditation
    • Improving Personal Appearance
    • Customer Service
    • Commit To Yourself – Complete Make-Over Seminar
  • Testimonials

  • “There’s not a lot of people who understand that larger sized women also want to look terrific. I wish more designers would get that. Thank you, Laura.”

    Oprah Winfrey, The Oprah Winfrey Show

  • Laura Dion-Jones walks her talk. Read and benefit from her journey from fat to fab. Laura is down to earth, funny, and wise from practical experience and research on what truly works in regaining and maintaining a healthy body. You’ll love her book, so get it. You and your body will thank you for it.

    Marilyn Tam,bestselling Author of “The Happiness Choice,” former CEO of Aveda, President of Reebok Apparel Products & Retail Group, and VP of Nike

  • So many “experts” in the weight management field talk but don’t walk the path to fitness and wellness. Laura’s commitment to fitness and wellness is remarkable, not only personally but in helping others commit to get fit in a balanced and sustainable way.

    Mark Stolar, M.D., Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine, Division of EndocrinologyNorthwestern University, Northwestern Internists, Ltd

  • Laura gives us a straight from the hip approach that will change the way you approach food and exercise. She is an inspiration for those who struggle with food. Follow her advice and it will change the way you look, how you feel, and how long you live.

    Colette Heimowicz, M.Sc., VP Nutrition & EducationAtkins Nutritionals, Inc.

  • Laura Dion-Jones knows weight loss! She has personally experienced every diet imaginable and figured out that a reduced carbohydrate diet combined with daily exercise is easy to follow and successful! C2GF is a lifestyle plan that will change lives! This is as easy as it gets in the realm of diet and exercise.

    James R. Bailes, Jr., M.D., F.A.A.P., Pediatric Endocrinology, Specializing in childhood obesity, Associate Professor of Pediatrics

  • Laura Dion-Jones is an asset to anyone or any group looking for an accountability-based fitness program. She was a catalyst toward better health for many men and women in our area. As mayor, I’m grateful for the positive energy she brought to Elgin.

    David Kaptain Mayor Elgin, Illinois

  • Media, Press, and Awards

    • Featured on “The Oprah Winfrey Show,” November 1996
    • The Canyon Ranch – Health Magazine’s 2015 Inspiration Award winner.
    • One of People Magazine and Dove’s “World’s Most Beautiful” issue, Dove Pro-Age’s “50 Most Beautiful Women Over 50.”
    • 2010 Volunteer of the Year awardee for the Prairie Valley – Taylor YMCA
    • Elgin Image Award nominee 2010 and 2011
    • 2011 and 2012 YWCA Leader Luncheon Nominee for the Marguerite Henry Award for Communications/Technology demonstrating qualities and leadership dedicated to excellence.
    • One of the country’s first, top Plus-Size models from 1980-1988
    • Awarded “Special Sizes Designer of the Year” Award 1995
    • “Tommy” Award – November 1995
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