Donna Nealy is the Executive Director and Founder of ESTEEM, A Total Transformation and has been in the fitness, health and wellness industry since 2006. A high school athlete, Donna continued her quest for optimal heath throughout marriage and starting a family. She received her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration as an evening degree student and gained weight while staying up late completing assignments and eating to stay awake. Determined to help herself and others, Donna began a health and wellness ministry at her church. Donna decided to pursue her Master of Science in Sports Studies and received her degree. Both degrees were obtained from High Point University, High Point, NC. She is also a Certified Fitness Trainer, Certified Nutrition Consultant, Certified Eating God's Way Consultant, certified Life Coach, Ordained Minister, mother of four and grandmother of eight. Her lifelong and company motto is "Love Yourself".
Dedicated to whole body counseling and helping clients' reach their nutrition, fitness and overall wellness goals.
Toccara Evans is a single mom, US Army Veteran, and currently studying psychology/exercise science at Capella University. Toccara has been in the fitness industry since 2006 and has received a Fitness Certification from Athletic Certification Training (ACT). Toccara decided to change her life after being diagnosed with rheumatoid arthritis, degenerative disc disease, and ankylosing spondylitis. Incorporating both exercise and diet changes in her lifestyle has allowed her the ability to discontinue the utilization of prescription medication and live a holistic life. She keeps God first because she knows with Him all things are possible.
Ayana Fair is a graduate of Strayer University with an MBA in Finance and a BS in International Business. She is a candidate for a Ph.D. in Christian Education. Ayana is a Nutrition Consultant and Eating God's Way Consultant both certified through Life Extension Center (TX). Ayana is a proud wife and mother of two beautiful daughters.
Darlene "Dee" Williams, the previous owner of Icesis Enterprises and current co-owner of Core Active, a fitness, and Faith-based on-line T-shirt company, is a woman who knows the importance of God's favor. She served eight years in the United States Navy and received three letters of Accommodation from the President of the United States. While serving in Asia, she received the Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal. Dee graduated in November 2015 with a bachelor's degree in Healthcare Administration with 2 Minors, Psychology and Sociology. On January 21, 2019, she received her certification as a Certified Personal Trainer from the International Sports Sciences Association (ISSA) and is currently certified in First Aid and CPR. Dee feels blessed to have a nurturing spirit, which will help her train those who are interested in a lifestyle change. She is a believer who knows, Through Christ ALL Things are Possible!
Dr. Michael Teal is a graduate of Wingate University School of Pharmacy. Upon Graduation in 2014, he started his own complementary and alternative clinical pharmacist consulting business. In 2017, he joined Esteem, A Total Transformation, where he currently serves as the holistic consultant pharmacist. In this role, he evaluates patients' current pharmacotherapy, labs, and diagnoses. He then makes therapeutic recommendations to his patients, as well as their physicians, to make appropriate adjustments. He integrates naturally with traditional approaches to therapy. Some of the modalities that he incorporates include essential oils, vitamins, and other supplements. In his free time, he enjoys running, playing the viola, and spending quality time with his family, as well as finding unique ways to serve or advocate in the community.
Tangela Mitchell - Chair
Ayana Fair - Treasurer
Michael Teal - Secretary
Chelsea Hughes - Board Member
Donna Nealy - Executive Director