Losing it in LA

Elise Tullier

Elise is a mother of two, and has been struggling with weight loss. She’s spent so much time caring for her children, that she’s started to neglect her own health.

Gerard Barrilleaux

Gerard Barrilleaux is a single dad in his early fifties who works at Baton Rouge General Hospital. Gerard has lots of stress associated with work and being a single father – and he’s put his own health on the back burner.

Chris Latona

Chris is the General Manager of La Madeleine Café in Perkins Rowe. Being around food all day makes it hard for Chris to lose weight.

David D Aquin

David D’Aquin is the Weather Anchor for NBC33 News Morning Edition. He also serves as the Executive Producer for WVLA and WGMB in Baton Rouge. David weighed in at 254 – and he’s hoping to get a 1 in the front of his weight.

Dr. Rani Whitfield

Rani is known in Baton Rouge as the “Hip-Hop Doc.” A sports medicine doctor – Rani spends much of his time caring for patients with sports related injuries.

Heathre Hardin

Heathre never struggled with weight as a child. She took ballet, tap, and jazz classes for 17 years – and was always very active.

Whitney Breaux

Whitney grew up in the pageant world – and she still works to put on pageants throughout the state. In addition, Whitney works for the Baton Rouge Area Convention and Visitors Bureau.

Losing It In Louisiana

BATON ROUGE – Bally Total Fitness, WVLA NBC 33, and The Governor’s Council on Physical Fitness and Sports have teamed up to help Baton Rouge residents with “Losing it in Louisiana.” Spearheaded by NBC 33 Weather Anchor D