LIVING ALIVE LLC was officially formed in April 2019. Dr. Dominique Gummelt, the founder and CEO of LIVING ALIVE LLC, is passionately dedicated to inspiring and helping people live their life to the fullest potential through coaching, teaching, training and speaking. She unapologetically believes that hope and healing are available to every single person who wants to live better, healthier and happier!

Dominique is an energetic and enthusiastic international speaker, fitness and wellness expert, coach, lecturer, author, filmmaker, photographer and musician, with her first single ‘Wings To Fly’ releasing on August 30, 2019. She is a regular expert contributor to the American Council on Exercise (ACE) and in 2011, she was named ‘Top 11 Personal Trainers to Watch in the U.S.’ by Life Fitness and ACE.

In 2016, Dominique received the prestigious ‘Community Leadership Award’ by the U.S. President’s Council on Fitness, Sports & Nutrition and in 2017 she made her debut as executive producer and producer of the award-winning wellness transformation documentary The Jackie Film.

Since 2001, she has obtained a wide variety of experiences in corporate, medical fitness, commercial and educational settings - training, coaching, teaching, inspiring and transforming peoples’ lives. Dominique has served in various positions, including being a teacher, supervisor, manager, committee chair, task force leader, conference coordinator, director and executive director.

She played a key role in the inaugural leadership team (2012-2013) of developing and successfully opening the state-of-the-art medically-based AdventHealth Wellness Center. Currently, Dominique serves as the executive director for the new Andreasen Center for Wellness and as director for University Wellness.

In 2019, Dominique turned one of her dreams into reality by creating and co-founding ‘Rise Up Against Abuse’, an initiative focused on taking action against all forms of abuse through awareness, education, intervention and prevention. She has been working with victims and survivors of abuse, equipping and coaching them to transform, overcome and thrive again.

LIVING ALIVE LLC exists to transform as many lives as possible for the better, extending hope, inspiration and healing physically, emotionally and spiritually. Dominique offers a massive wealth of expertise, wisdom, inspiration and enthusiasm. Her own story of surviving, overcoming and now thriving coupled with her training has equipped Dominique in unique and extraordinary ways to help others do the same. She is ready to work with you! ARE YOU? Do not wait, contact Dominique now to start living alive like you never have before!


PhD in Health [University of Bath, UK]

Certified Personal Trainer [American Council on Exercise]

Certified Wellness Practitioner [National Wellness Institute]

EIM Specialist Level 1 [American College of Sports Medicine]


Focus Magazine 2019 (page 32 & 33)

Harald Palladium 2018

Adventist Review

Harald Palladium 2015

Harald Palladium 2011


American Council on Exercise Expert Articles

Life & Health Network

Lake Herald Union: June/July 2018 (p. 7) ; September 2018 (p. 7); December 2018

Envision Magazine (pp. 24-25)

“A Gamefully Designed intervention To Impact Motivation for Physical Activity and Physical Activity Levels”: Presentation | Poster

“Risk and Protective Factors for Substance Abuse”: Abstract