ABOUT DR. AKUA WOOLBRIGHT
Dr. Akua Woolbright, Ph.D., is an authoritative expert on nutrition with a passion for helping individuals and communities create healthier lives. Her extensive work in underserved communities has empowered people of all ages to overcome harmful eating habits and to prevent and reverse disease through plant-based diets. As National Nutrition Program Director at Whole Cities Foundation, Dr. Woolbright conducts weekly healthy eating lectures, cooking demonstrations, and support groups for hundreds of students in Detroit, Chicago, Newark, and other cities around the nation. Dr. Woolbright earned her Ph.D. in nutritional science from Howard University in Washington, D.C.