Meet the Team

Dr. Kivette Parkes is the author and creator of the Not Just Weight Program. She has a simple, no-nonsense approach when it comes to getting people the improved health they desire. She earned her Bachelor’s degree in Biology with minors in Chemistry and Mathematics from Sacred Heart University, a Masters degree in Human Nutrition as well as a Doctorate of Naturopathic Medicine from the University of Bridgeport. As a gifted speaker and health motivator Dr. Parkes has appeared in radio, television, and written many articles discussing her holistic view of health. Dr. Parkes believes that health education is the path to sustained wellness.

Dr. Kivette Parkes

Executive Program Director

Monica Lewis is known as the "Power Alignment Coach" for her ability to inspire others to see the grandest vision of themselves and then hold them accountable to realizing that vision. As the author of Power Source, Monica’s journey from a tumultuous past to business and personal success is what drives her desires to teach others to become their own change agents.

Monica is the executive coach trainer with Not Just Weight. She directs personal development, business coaching for our coaches, as well as programs  dedicated to spiritual growth and lifelong learning for the  Not Just Weight community.

Monica Lewis

Coaching Development Director

Sophia has been instrumental in the development of the Not Just Weight program. She provides ongoing support to the Not Just Weight community of coaches and members. Her passion for health and wellness has led her to pursue her Masters of Science in Traditional Chinese Medicine where she combines her unique perspective with the principles of this ancient medicine to help others improve the quality of their lives. 

Sophia Arnesen

Program Coordinator

Dr. Lisa Nichole Folden is a licensed Doctor of Physical Therapy with ten years of experience as a physical therapist. Dr. Folden earned a B.S. in Health Science and a Doctorate in Physical Therapy (DPT) at Grand Valley State University. Since graduating, she has worked with a plethora of clients including pediatrics, geriatrics and athletes. Dr. Folden has an unquenchable passion for health and wellness. As the owner of Healthy PHIT in Charlotte, NC and a coach with Not Just Weight, Dr. Folden has dedicated her career to helping people live optimal lives.

Dr. Lisa Folden

Naturopathic Lifestyle Coach