Janette Colantonio is a Life Coach, Motivational Speaker and CEO and Founder of Refusing to Fail. Janette Colantonio has been featured on the Emmy award winning day time show The Doctors. She was featured in April, 2013 issue of Fitness Magazine. She was also featured on Good-morning America. Janette took charge of her life by shedding more than 250 pounds all on her own. She had many challenges to face before embarking on this impeccable journey.
Janette was a teenage mother. She had her oldest son at the age of 16, who was later diagnosed with autism. She has experienced a tremendous amount of lost, losing her only sister, her youngest brother, and both her parents. She is a domestic abuse survivor and although, now married, for many years she raised her 3 children on her own.
She has an associate’s degree in Human Services with a certification in Family Intervention Studies. She serves as a Guardian Ad Litem in her state of South Carolina 2011-2013, advocating for abused and neglected children. She serves as a member of PCCF (Partnership for Change in Communities and Families). She is also a contributor in Oblique Magazine of Charleston, offering her Fitness tips. She is currently featured in July/August 2013 issue of this publication.
She is a true Humanitarian at heart. She inspires, motivates, and empowers others to live their best life! She offers a meal plan based on her method of weight loss via her website along with other services, as well as free content to keep you going in a positive direction. She also provides free online weight loss support groups.
“Dare to Dream, Refuse to Fail” Janette Colantonio