Jodie Powell

I am a health and fitness enthusiast. I am a certified holistic nutritionist. I am an extroverted introvert. I believe that strong is sexy.

Placed 28th

in her group

Ms. Health and Fitness and Jared Allen's Homes for Wounded Warriors would like to thank Jodie Powell and her voters for helping us donate to our injured United States military veterans!

What would you recommend to others who want to be fit and healthy?

Just start. Getting started is the hardest part of the journey. Get started and stay the course. It will be hard at first, but trust me when I say that you will soon fall in love with taking care of yourself. I would also recommend that you surround yourself with what you want to become. In this case, people who are fit and healthy. Surround yourself with people who will motivate and encourage you along every step of your journey.

How does fitness positively influence your life?

Fitness is my passion. I love taking care of my body. I love pushing my body to its limits and seeing what it is capable of. I love seeing myself get stronger and stronger. Fitness also positively influences my faith. 1 Corinthians 6:19-20 states “Do you not know that your bodies are temples of the Holy Spirit, who is in you, whom you have received from God? You are not your own; you were bought at a price. Therefore honor God with your bodies.” Fitness is one way that I honor God wi

If you were the next Ms Health and Fitness, what would you do with $20,000?

It would be a dream to be the next Ms. Health and Fitness. I would use the $20,000 to give back to my community and my church. I would use it to help me buy a home. I would also use it to pursue my dream of becoming a personal trainer and starting my own business.