Landon Gilfillan, MS, BCHN

professional Experience

HEALTH TALK WITH LANDON, 2017 to Today: I provide Nutritional & Health Coaching services to those who need guidance in the areas of nutrition, exercise, and lifestyle, as well as coaching to overcome a negative body image, unhealthy relationships with food, and the anxiety that may accompany pursuing personal health goals.

DODSON'S HEALTH FOOD, 1990 to Today: A family-run health food store that I have worked at as a cashier and nutritional consultant since I was 14.  This is where my love of natural foods and alternative health started.  I owe a lot of who I am now to this store and this family (Thank you!)

MELALEUCA COMPANY & SHAKLEE CORPORATIONS, 2009-2011: I served as an Independent Distributor and business owner. I created and built a nutrition-focused business that educated clients, promoted a wellness lifestyle & marketed nutrition and wellness products.  With these companies, I gained a vast array of wellness coaching skills, increased my nutrition knowledge, and led nutrition education classes on a regular basis.

UNITED STATES NAVY BAND, 2003-2008: I served as Lead Vocalist both in Memphis, TN & Naples, IT, and as Nutritional Consultant & Command Fitness Assistant to supervise and support weight standards of sailors through diet and lifestyle interventions.


UNIVERSITY OF OKLAHOMA, 1996-2000:  Bachelors in Fine Arts, Vocal Performance; Graduated with Special Distinction

AMERICAN COLLEGE OF HEALTHCARE SCIENCES, 2015-2017: Masters of Science in Holistic Nutrition, Graduated with Honors (Read HERE why I chose NOT to be a Registered Dietician)

PRIMAL HEALTH COACH INSTITUTE, 2018 - Certified Primal Health Coach from the world’s first health coach program based on the Ancestral Health movement.

Affiliations & Certifications

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF NUTRITION PROFESSIONALS (NANP), Professional Member since 2016: The NANP is the only professional business league, wholly dedicated to furthering the cause, education and standards of the holistic nutrition industry.

BOARD CERTIFIED IN HOLISTIC NUTRITION™ (Candidate), since June 2019: Demonstrates that candidates have achieved the highest level of professional recognition and validation of their knowledge and experience in the holistic nutrition industry.

CERTIFIED PRIMAL HEALTH COACH (PHC), since June 2018: The Primal Health Coaching system is based on Integrative Health Coaching (IHC), one of the most well-studied, scientifically validated methods of health coaching.


Learn why I chose The Primal Health Coach Institute. Recorded at the Paleo f(x) Conference in Austin, TX, April 2018.