We believe that honesty, simplicity and the practical application of supplements will bring real value to anyone searching for quality of life through nutrition.
By committing ourselves to these values, we derive genuine satisfaction from our work, while making a meaningful contribution to the nutrition community and our customers.
Meet the Team
Owner A.K.A The Body Mechanic
Reid Eckert has a degree from the prestigious, Bastyr University, and has been the store owner for the past 30 years. Reid has an extensive knowledge of how vitamins, minerals, herbs and food supplements address the systems of the body. Reid is devoted to bringing supplement education, health and quality of life to those with health challenges and to those also who are looking to improve their lifestyle.
He has been involved in two radio shows, has spoken at the National Health Food Convention (SOHO EXPO), and closed the conference at the Saturday night Presidents Dinner 2015. Reid serves on the Advisory Boards of Brassica, Redd Remedies, Nutrition Formulators, Ultracur, Bio Protein Technologies, and Algae to Omega. Reid has presented to all Advisory Boards multiple times, as well as presented at the University of West Indies in Jamaica and Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore.
Supplement Coach A.K.A Supernova
Originally from Trinidad and Tobago in the Caribbean. Denyse met Reid in 2003 and has been trained by him ever since. Denyse helps numerous customers with their health and is continually increasing our customer base with her amazing attitude and experience. You can also find Denyse on our social media pages as she shares her knowledge and wisdom with supplements.
Supplement Coach A.K.A Legs
Jillian is originally from Brooklyn, NYC but feels like a native Floridian since moving here over 25 years ago. Jillian has earned a Bachelors degree in Nutritional Science. She has been a long time exercise enthusiast, currently she is into a combination of Pi-Yo (pilates/yoga/cardio) and walking a couple of miles a day which is her stress releaser.
Supplement Coach A.K.A Butterfly
Originally from Florida, she has worked with and been trained by Reid for the past five years. She enjoys researching wonderful topics to help educate the public in understanding how to keep the body healthy.
Jonathan M. Fields AP, DOM
Tamarac Acupuncture Physician + Doctor of Oriental Medicine
Jonathan is a National Board Certified & FL State Licensed Acupuncturist. He’s currently a Doctor of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine candidate and future PhD. He has a Masters of Oriental Medicine & Bachelors in Health Sciences. He’s trained in the USA, as well as in China at the world famous Shaolin Temple and Beijing Gu Lou Hospital. He’s also a well known Public Speaker, Action Filmmaker and 4th Dan Martial Arts Instructor. He’s been a customer of Reid’s for over 20 years and considers him a mentor and pioneer in the field.
Disclaimer: Reid and the staff of Nutrition Direct are not licensed Medical Doctors, licensed Dietitians, or licensed Nutritionists. We will gladly help you make better supplements choices. Thank you for your support.