Our staff members have been featured on
The Dr Oz Show, Fox News, USA Weekend, More Magazine and Crain’s NY
Lyn-Genet Recitas, HHP - Executive Director of Nutrition
Lyn-Genet Recitas is the New York Times bestselling author of The Plan, a groundbreaking anti-inflammatory nutritional protocol. Her work has been featured on Dr Oz, Huffington Post and Fox News. She has been a holistic nutritionist for over 30 years studying nutritional therapy, holistic medicine, herbology, homeopathy, yoga and shiatsu. Lyn-Genet and her team at The Lyn-Genet Plan have helped hundreds of thousands of men and women find easy, effective ways to lose weight, improve health and reverse the aging process.
Marjorie Spitz Rento – VP of Business Development
Marjorie’s marketing, communications, event and development expertise is a result of over 20 years of passionate commitment to building brands and helping corporations and organizations maximize their potential. An early Planner, her dedication to healthfulness is evident through her participation in fitness events to raise funds for charity; launch of Swim Free, a nonprofit dedicated to health improvement through swim; as well as lead role in spearheading violence prevention programs while at PAX, among other accomplishments. She will obtain her Health Coach Certification in December of 2013, and is dedicated to helping people shine and be healthy while eating the foods they love.
Dr. Katie Reinholtz - Director of Nutrition
Katie developed a strong interest in Natural Medicine as an undergraduate student studying Psychology and Chemistry at Virginia Tech. She went on to attend and graduate from Naturopathic Medical school at the National College of Natural Medicine in Portland, Oregon. Her interests and training include women’s health, holistic endocrinology, herbal medicine, and nutrition. She is passionate about providing good integrative healthcare and looks forward to helping clients discover food as medicine.
Cindy Hwang - Sports Nutritionist & Social Media Director
Cindy’s passion for nutrition and health led her to her certification in holistic nutrition at The Institute for Integrative Nutrition in 2007. She is a certified sports nutritionist, has her second degree in Dietetics, and is currently working towards her Masters in Nutrition and Exercise Science. In addition to her nutrition work, Cindy has developed a program called “Senior Strength” for The Korean Community Services of Metropolitan NY.
Dr. Nicole Talbot, D.O.
Dr. Talbot is the designated physician for The Lyn-Genet Plan. As a family practice physician, board-certified with the American Board of Family Medicine, she is devoted to educating clients on the importance of healthy lifestyle and proper diet. Nicole’s enthusiastic approach to healthy living is what led her to The Plan. Nicole specializes in the treatment of hormone imbalance and strives to find natural remedies that solve the issue rather than masking symptoms. Being certified in Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) is an integral part of aiding her patients with hormonal imbalances.
Debbie Bockhold - Health Coach
Debbie has had a passion for nutrition and health since college. With a family history of high blood pressure and strokes, she was determined to find a natural remedy to change history. As an early planner, she has become med-free with years of maintaining ideal blood pressure. The effects of planning were so dramatic that many were drawn to follow. She has introduced and helped many to The Plan, and enjoys watching others succeed in weight loss while improving their own health.
Althea White - Health Coach
Althea White grew up as an athlete playing soccer and lacrosse and studied Movement Science at Penn State University. She is a certified NASM personal trainer, lacrosse coach, and is completing her Bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry at Fairleigh Dickinson University. Althea’s personal struggles with weight, physical activity, health and sports injuries have taught her numerous lessons that has inspired her to be a health coach for The Plan. Althea has been able to integrate her love of sports and Planning and would love to help others achieve optimal health, their best weight possible and peak performance in their activities.
Kathy Ha - Culinary Educator
Kathy has a real love of food and has been creating new plan-friendly meals into her everyday life for many years. An avid home cook, Kathy created Tutorial to Table, a program that teaches New Yorkers how to plan, prep and cook in their own kitchens. Kathy teaches second grade in New York City, and is excited to combine her experience of teaching with her passion of food to get planners set up for success.