Celebrity nutritionist Zonya Foco, RDN, is one of the most exciting, inspiring, vital and unforgettable speakers in America. After graduating from Eastern Michigan University, she began her career at the Michigan Heart and Vascular Institute in the 1990’s when the low carb/low fat diet wars first began. Zonya has maintained an open mindset remembering to “never be down on what she’s not up on”, know what really matters is the food lifestyle that people can live joyously for life. And that is not the same for everyone! This led the way for her creating and delivering nutrition education for both treatment and prevention of heart disease, diabetes and obesity. From there, she began hosting Zonya’s Health Bites, her weekly PBS show that has aired across the nation for over a decade. She is the author of the fastest way to healthy, Lickety-Split Meals and Eat REAL cookbooks, as well as the creator of numerous courses on blood pressure, cholesterol, diabetes, depression and weight management. Her high energy crossed with low maintenance solutions makes healthy living fun and doable for all. Learn more at zonya.com.
Financial: Zonya Foco receives compensation as a professional speaker, publisher, and author. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc. She has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible organizations.
Non-financial: Zonya Foco is a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and the National Speaker's Association.