Online Fitness Coach offers a unique individualized approach to health and fitness through online personal training and nutrition coaching. Clients work directly and completely online with an experienced, certified fitness and nutrition coach to lose weight, build muscle, establish healthy eating habits, and improve their overall quality of life.

Over the last 5 years, we’ve been fortunate enough to be able to assist clients from all over the world reach their health and fitness goals.

At Online Fitness Coach, we are committed to helping people, not through gimmicks or magic pills, but instead by understanding our clients needs, goals, and finding a lifestyle plan that works for them. 

Brian Donovan

Head Coach Brian Donovan graduated from Michigan State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Communications and a minor in Business. He is also a graduate of the National Personal Training Institute, a Certified Personal Trainer through the National Academy of Sports Medicine, a Poliquin BioSignature Practitioner, and a Precision Nutrition Certified Coach. 

In 2014, he was voted Chicago’s “Best Personal Trainer” by Chicago Reader magazine, Best Of Chicago 2014 edition.

In his spare time he likes to wakeboard, snowboard, and watch his beloved Michigan State Spartans! He also loves to travel, explore and is an avid mountain climber.

He resides in the suburbs of Chicago, Illinois with his girlfriend Liz and their dog Bumper.


  • NASM (National Academy of Sports Medicine) Certified Personal Trainer
  • NPTI (National Personal Training Institute) Graduate
  • Poliquin BioSignature Modulation Practitioner
  • TRX Suspension Training Specialist
  • CrossFit Certified Coach
  • Certificate of Nutrition, NPTI
  • Precision Nutrition Certified Coach
  • ShareCare Certified Online Coach
  • Online Trainer Academy (In Progress)