Short Biography

 

 

 

 

Brenda Davis, registered dietitian and nutritionist, is a leader in her field and an internationally acclaimed speaker.  She has worked as a public health nutritionist, clinical nutrition specialist, nutrition consultant and academic nutrition instructor.  She is currently on a diabetes intervention research project in Majuro, Marshall Islands.  Brenda spent 8 months in Majuro in 2006 and returns for 4-6 week periods every year or two.

 

Brenda is a past chair of the Vegetarian Nutrition Dietetic Practice Group of the American Dietetic Association. In July 2007, she was inducted into the Vegetarian Hall of Fame.

 

A co-author of nine books - award winners, Becoming Vegan: Comprehensive Edition(2014) and Becoming Vegan: Express Edition (2013), and the best-sellers, Becoming Vegan (2000), Becoming Vegetarian (1994, 1995), The New Becoming Vegetarian (2003) and Defeating Diabetes (2003), Dairy-free and Delicious (2001)and Becoming Raw (2010) and Raw-food Revolution Diet (2008).

Brenda lives in Kelowna, British Columbia with her husband Paul. She has two grown children, Leena and Cory.