Freelance Writing | Media Communications | Public Speaking

Partnering with a registered dietitian can elevate your brand or product space with credible expertise. Great content will bring new perspectives to your messaging.

Freelance Writer

I have over 25 years of experience as a freelance writer. I’ve written thousands of newspaper articles, coauthored consumer books, textbook chapters, journal articles, and have been quoted in numerous magazines and newspapers. My core philosophy is to make healthy living doable.  I recommend balanced and realistic eating patterns for good health because I want to put the JOY back into eating.

  • Consumer Friendly Communications: Clear, evidence-based messaging about your products. I’ve co-authored several diet books designed to be helpful tools that will help your clients maintain a healthy lifestyle. I write for Today’s Dietitian magazine’s Culinary Corner and other features.
  • Content Writing: I am able to translate complex data into usable information for your clients. My work is well-researched and comprehensible. I’ve written thousands of articles on food, nutrition, and healthy eating on multiple platforms including The Meadville Tribune, The Calories Control Council, Produce for Better Health, and the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
  • Science Writer: I have a knack for making science easier to comprehend for consumers and enjoy providing science-based content about nutrition, food, and ingredients. My experience includes writing technical articles for health care audiences, including my extensive writing on sugarsAspartame, Sucralose, and other sweeteners, including a textbook chapter in Fructose, High Fructose Corn Syrup, Sucrose and Health and a journal article for the Journal of Lifestyle Medicine. With a strong interest in biotechnology and agriculture, I’m an advisor for GMO Answers.
  • Blogger: I provide well-reasoned dietary advice to the public via my Chew the Facts blog®. I am passionate about helping consumers decipher nutrition fact from myth, so they can enjoy eating for better health. Facts not fear!

Media Communications

I can represent brands that I believe in and bring science-based facts to your audience in creative and practical ways.

    • Sponsored social media messaging, blog posts, or doodle video creation
    • Live social media or video
    • Content creation including Instagram Reels and TikTok videos
    • Trade show representation
    • Panel Expert
    • Media – television, radio, print interviews
    • Brand ambassador or corporate spokesperson

Industry Consultant

I enjoy partnering with industry and can provide advice on how strategic messaging can help tell your story by offering new insight that connect to consumer trends. I can provide your company with content messaging, writing, video creation, and social media messaging for campaigns and projects, and can also provide trade show representation or speak on your behalf. I’m a supporter of the work farmers do to bring food to our grocery stores and our tables.

Past clients:

      • Calorie Control Council
      • Kellin Communications
      • Fleishman Hillard
      • Ogilvy
      • Tate & Lyle
      • GMO Answers
      • General Mills
      • Biotechnology Innovation Organization (BIO)
      • U.S. Farmers and Ranchers Alliance
      • Northeast Beef Council
      • Beef Checkoff
      • National Pork Board
      • The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
      • American Beverage Association
      • Corn Refiner’s Association
      • Mideast Dairy Association


I work with companies, healthcare professionals, and organizations to deliver evidence-based presentations, workshops or webinars to their audience. I can help your organization share the nutrition science with your customers in ways that will resonate with them. I’m tech savvy and have the tools to provide effective online live or recorded events.