Board of Directors


Cheryl Achterberg

Dean, The Ohio State University, College of Education and Human Ecology, inaugural dean of the College of Human Sciences at Iowa State University, member of the U.S. Dietary Guidelines Advisory Committee (2010)


John Billings

Professor of Health Policy and Public Service, NYU Wagner School of Public Health, founding member of the Foundation for Informed Decision Making


John Engates

Former Chief Technology Officer at Rackspace Hosting and current board member for various companies and non-profit organizations.


Sarah Hallberg

DO, MS, Medical Director and Founder, Indiana University-Arnett Health Medical Weight Loss Program, Adjunct Professor Indiana University School of Medicine



Steve Hanley

Founder of Atlanta-based KNOW Foods



Mark Hyman

Practicing family physician, a ten-time #1 New York Times bestselling author, Director of the Cleveland Clinic Center for Functional Medicine, founder and medical director of The UltraWellness Center, and chairman of the board of the Institute for Functional Medicine


Geri Mannion

Program Director, U.S. Democracy and Special Opportunities Fund, The Carnegie Corporation of New York


Stefano Natella

Senior Managing Director and Head of Research at Guggenheim Securities


John Schoonbee

Global Chief Medical Officer of Swiss Re, a global reinsurer based in Zurich, Switzerland


Nina Teicholz

Science journalist, author of The Big Fat Surprise, founding member and Executive Director of The Nutrition Coalition