Who is Walter Copeland II?

A Nutritionist

An Educator/Professor

A Health & Life Coach

A Business Consultant

Meet Walter E. Copeland II, DMSc(c), MBA, MSN, CLC, CHC,

Walter E. Copeland II, DMSc(c), MBA, MSN, CHC, CLC, assumes the role of Founder and Chief Executive Officer at WC Fitness and Your Health is Wealth Coaching practice, boasting a decade-long commitment to fostering health, fitness, and wellness. His fitness establishment places a strategic emphasis on rehabilitation, body recomposition, and nutrition counseling, deploying educational initiatives to enlighten the populace on the imperative of cultivating an enhanced quality of life and leveraging proper nutrients to thwart medical conditions.

With an extensive professional tenure spanning two decades, coupled with a robust academic foundation and active community outreach, Walter orchestrates the formulation of personalized wellness programs within his establishment. These programs are meticulously crafted to address the unique needs of each clientele, concurrently dispelling prevalent misconceptions surrounding healthy eating practices.

In tandem with his fitness enterprise, Walter's coaching practice is dedicated to the holistic well-being of individuals seeking guidance in navigating life through the dual lenses of healthy habits and financial support. He underscores the intrinsic connection between optimal health and the potential for wealth, elucidating the reciprocal relationship between these two pivotal aspects.

An alumnus of Purdue University in Health Sciences and a recipient of an MBA from Lincoln University of Pennsylvania, Walter's academic pursuits have sculpted a comprehensive perspective on the intersections of health and business. His credentials as a Certified Health and Life Coach and Exercise and Sports Nutritionist, along with his ongoing pursuit of a Doctorate in Medical Science from Northeastern University, underscore his dedication to comprehending crucial behavioral changes for life span elongation and addressing generational challenges impeding life progression.

While completing an M.S. in Applied Nutrition from Lamar University, Walter aimed to disseminate knowledge on the cultural dimensions of food habits and societal trends. Presently, he is in the final stages of completing his Doctorate, further expanding with a keen focus on advancing knowledge and contributing to the development of innovative strategies for fostering comprehensive well-being within communities.

In conjunction with his role as CEO and founder, Walter serves as a professor at multiple institutions, such as Community College of Philadelphia, Rider University, and Rutgers University imparting multidisciplinary knowledge in business, technology, and health science courses. Courses that he has taught are:

Diversity in Entrepreneurship

Ethics and DEI in Business

Intro to Business/Navigating Leadership & Business

Management Information Systems (MIS)

Launch Business

Business opportunities

Those many roles enable him to contribute significantly to the development of entrepreneurs, health practitioners, and aspiring individuals by integrating theoretical knowledge with practical, real-world experience.


Walter's ongoing commitment as a catalyst for change involves strategic planning and proactive coaching techniques aimed at dispelling entrenched myths surrounding healthy eating. He emphasizes the critical understanding of the "WHY" factor, promoting consistency over mere day-to-day existence, thus fostering a sustained impact on communities for growth. Motivated by a deep-seated concern for health disparities, Walter actively collaborates with organizations sharing his vision for positive change.

In summary, Walter E. Copeland II's scholarly journey and multifaceted roles underscore a dedicated commitment to advancing health and wellness, intertwined with a profound mission to effect positive change in communities through education, dispelling myths, and fostering holistic well-being.

Degrees, Certifications, and Accomplishments:  

  • DMSc(c) Doctorate of Medical Science, Northeastern University
  • MBA, Lincoln University of Pennsylvania
  • MSN, Applied Nutrition, Lamar Univerity
  • BS, Health Sciences, Purdue University
  • Health Behavior; Yale University
  • Health Coach Institute (HCI): Certified Health and Life Coach 
  • Precision Nutrition, Pn1, Exercise & Sports Nutritionist