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Lisa Dorfman, MS, RD, CSSD, LMHC, FAND

lisa dorfman

Known internationally as The Running Nutritionist® is a leader to industry, public and press for three decades. She is a Board Certified     Specialist in Sports Dietetics, Board Certified Professional Counselor, Diplomat of The American Psychotherapy Association, Certified- ISAK certified anthropometrist, USAT & F & USA Triathlon coach, Certified Reiki Practitioner & Fellow of The Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics. 

Since 1983, Lisa has built a diverse portfolio offering Integrative Sports, Performance and Clinical Nutrition Counseling and guidance for more than 15 hospitals and medical centers; corporate programs, government as consultant with the Federal Correctional System, Metro-Dade Police, US Department of Customs, and Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA); as a Culinary Dietitian working with chefs and staff worldwide at Sandals Resorts, Ritz Carlton, Doral Saturnia, and Bitter End Resorts in the BVI. Shehas been a culinary educator at Johnson and Wales University & Miami Culinary Institute & serves as the Chairperson of the Miami Culinary Institute Advisory Board. In 2015, she will launch Legally Lean™ To Go; a Farm-to-Table personally customized, and scientifically formulated meal delivery service.

A media spokesperson, Lisa has worked on dozens of TV, radio and print campaigns in Satellite Media Tours (SMT), ground & remote (GMT/RMT) tours worldwide. She is the author of 8 books, including her new book, Legally Lean: Sports Nutrition Strategies for Optimal Health & Performance (Momentum Media, 2014); several book chapters including: Krause’s Food, Nutrition and Diet Therapy, 11th Edition Chapter 44, Medical Nutrition Therapy for Rheumatic Disorders & is former Nutrition Editor for SoBeFit Magazine.  She has appeared on 20/20, Dateline, Good Morning America Health, FOX News, CNN, MSNBC and ESPN and has been featured in numerous publications including: USA Today, Newsweek, Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Men’s Fitness, Men’s Health & Runners World magazines. 

Lisa is a competitive runner and triathlete who has competed in more than 34 marathons (PR 2:52:32), IronmanUSA Lake Placid, dozens of half marathons and 1/2 ironmans, and hundreds of running and multisport races. In 2004, she competed for the United States on Team USA at the World Long Distance Duathlon Championships. She  is personal nutritionist for high school, collegiate & professional athletes in the NFL, MLB, NBA, PGA, USTA, US Skating was the US Sailing Olympic and Paralympics Team Nutritionist for the 2008 Olympics & serves on the USOC Sports Dietitian Network, nutritionally coaching current and future athletes to Olympic Gold.  Lisa has a Miami based Integrative Nutrition practice specializing in helping clients reach optimal health in performance & life.

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