About the Team

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Brenda Koesterman
Founding Principal

Brenda is a Seattle, Washington native who moved to the UK in 2011.  In this time, she has embraced her passion for travel, culinary diversity, cultural immersion and pursuing the ambition of living a balanced life.  Brenda is a mum to 3 amazing children and pup-mum to 3 unique French Bulldogs.  The lifelong drive to be part of an inclusive community that enjoys a healthy, balanced, emotionally fulfilled life culminated in the idea and deployment of Destination Wellness.

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Stephanie Hensler
Co-founder

Stephanie is an American gal living in Malmö, Sweden since 2015. She grew up in Louisiana and Texas, has lived in Long Beach, California, Rochester and Manhattan, New York, the UK as well as a few other places. Stephanie is no fitness or cooking expert by any means, but strives to live a healthy life. She enjoys cooking, trying new recipes and loves to share them. She also enjoy working out, mostly spinning, reading and travel.

 
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Kelly Gosse
Wellness Coach

Born and raised in Texas, USA, Kelly is passionate about nutrition. After a long bout with illness, which left her depleted both physically and mentally, Kelly discovered that a well-balanced supplemental nutritional plan was exactly what her body and spirit needed. Ever since, she has been encouraging family and friends to pursue healthier living through such supplemental nutritional plans. Kelly looks forward to sharing tips and ideas, as well as helping guide you to wellness.

When she is not sharing her passion for well-being, Kelly loves to go to the skeet shooting range and do… needlepoint!

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Merri Jane Koesterman
Wellness Business Manager

Merri was raised in the beautiful State of Washington, married for 42 years, raised two wonderful children and enjoys spending time with her three grandchildren. Merri has always had a keen awareness of a healthy diet along with the importance and reward of daily exercise. With all the skills Merri has acquired throughout her career and her love for a healthy lifestyle, she is a great addition to Destination Wellness team.