About Dr. Marilyn
Dr. Marilyn Johnson, BS, MA, ND founder of the 49 Days 2 Fabulous Forum, is a Naturopath, Yoga Instructor, Certified Aromatherapist, Journal Writing instructor, Self-Esteem Trainer, Natural Health Practitioner and International Disease Prevention Researcher. While a Communications Specialist for the Center for Minority Health at The University of Pittsburgh, she worked as a project manager for a longitudinal study to research Hypertension (High Blood Pressure) and disease prevention in Nigeria, West, Africa. That experience led to Health Educator and Research Evaluator posts in Alternative, Behavioral, and Complementary Disease Prevention Studies at Morehouse School of Medicine, in Atlanta, Georgia, where she worked with a team of Psychologists and Physiologists to develop the Holistic Health-oriented Phenomenal Woman Weight Loss Program.
Another program she created at Morehouse was, “What is the Shape of Your Communication,” designed to improve cultural communication skills for incoming Resident Physicians dealing with diverse populations. She is a co-author of Chicken Soup for The Soul at Work,” When Dreams Won’t Die,” tells the story of how she overcame amazing obstacles to create Treasure of Egypt Aromatherapy Products. Dr. Marilyn is also a licensed Esthetician, and founder of Treasure of Egypt Aromatherapy. A Natural Health and Beauty Consultant for Bronner Brothers and other firms, Marilyn was the first woman to hold a sales management position at Revlon Realistic Hair Care Company.
She received her Aromatherapy and Make-up Artistry training in London, England, where she was the featured make-up artist at the first International Hair and Beauty show held in Wembley Arena in 1984. By creating the 49 Days 2 Fabulous Forum, where participants discover, define & demonstrate their destiny through a seven-week system of scripting their own unique path to perfection; she is now living her dream to help others realize their untapped potential through revealing and restoring balance between the mental, physical, spiritual, and financial aspects of living.
Her inspiring story to transform trauma into triumph, When Dreams Won’t Die, is included in “Chicken Soup for the Soul at Work as well as in Chicken Soup for the Soul, 10th Anniversary Edition.