Danielle Johnston, RN, HNB-BC

Coach Danielle is a Holistic RN, Health & Fitness Coach, Yogi & Herbalist.  She has dedicated her life’s work to empowering others to take charge of their life & find their own recipe for health & happiness.  Her spectrum of knowledge covers a variety of facets, with training in allopathic medicine, herbal medicine, holistic nursing, functional nutrition & fitness. Danielle worked as a firefighter in Brooklyn for 12 years. In addition to fighting fires, she also worked with the elite Health & Fitness Unit training recruits at the Fire Academy. After retiring from the F.D.N.Y. in 2015, Danielle & her husband co-founded Thrive Tribe Wellness, as a grassroots movement to health & fitness. As an occupational & lifelong athlete, she exemplifies and truly believes anything is possible with the right balance of knowledge, motivation & commitment. She integrates a scientific framework & perspective of interconnectedness to dynamically train your mind, body & spirit.



 Kacie Harrington, CPT- NASM

Coach Kacie is a Cornell educated Nutritionist, fitness coach & Iron-Woman. She integrates health promotion in all aspects of her life & brings her dynamic experience & education into all that she does. Growing up learning about meditation practice & natural medicine, Kacie has always followed a holistic paradigm of health & healing. Kacie started in the culinary world as a chef; worked in the Cornell dietetic food lab; teaching students to cook & perform laboratory food experiments. She then went on to make one of her deepest passions, her full-time work & started her own health & fitness company, Get Fit For IT. Her dream is to empower people to find & achieve their IT.  Kacie is a life-long athlete who has competed in numerous races, her latest being the Boston marathon & an Ironman. She knows firsthand & shares her experience on the powerful integration of food, mindfulness & movement.


The MBTC Team