Our Group

Brown & Medina Nutrition is a comprehensive private nutrition practice specializing in individual and family nutrition counseling. Our skilled team of nutritionists specializes in weight management and medical nutrition therapy, pediatric and adolescent nutrition, and the treatment of eating disorders.

“The collective talents at Brown & Medina Nutrition are unparalleled.
Their extensive knowledge of nutrition and truly inviting style,
make them the premier practice in New York City.”

– Joy Bauer, Author & TV Personality

Lisa Brown

Jennifer Medina

Co-Founder MS, RDN, CDN

Lisa (formerly Mandelbaum) Brown has nearly twenty years experience in nutrition counseling. Prior to forming Brown & Medina Nutrition, Lisa was a senior dietitian at Joy Bauer Nutrition in NYC.

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Co-founder MS, RDN, CDN, CDE

Jennifer has over two decades of experience in nutritional counseling.  Prior to forming Brown & Medina Nutrition, she had been a senior nutritionist at the former practice of Joy Bauer.

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Shara Wagowski

Colby Golder


Graduated from Syracuse University with a Bachelor of Science in Dietetics. She went on to complete her dietetic internship at New York-Presbyterian Hospital.

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Colby Golder has provided nutrition therapy and counseling for eating disorders since she received a master’s degree in nutrition from Columbia University in 2009.

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Adena Neglia


Adena Neglia grew up as a competitive figure skater with a large appetite and a passion for food.

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