Guest Speakers


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Tana Besendorfer

Author of Gluten-Free on a Budget

Listen to  Tana Besendorfer teach you how to eat more gluten-free goodness-while spending a lot less! From creamy Italian chicken to black bottom banana pie, this cookbook takes traditional family favorites to a whole new gluten-free level-and does it all without breaking the bank.

Website: This Vivacious
Their book -> Gluten-Free on a Budget



taylor empey utah healthy food expo

Taylor Empey

Founder of Metabolic Radio, Certified Nutritionist & Personal Trainer

Taylor  holds multiple nationally accredited certifications and specializes in nutrition and has been  been featured as a local fitness authority on KSL5, ABC4, CW30, Salt Lake Magazine,, and

Listen as Taylor talks about nutrition fads and trends.

Lean more about Taylor Empey Here! 



Lora Eickson Utah Healthy Food Expo

Lora Erickson

Owner of and a USA Ironman All-World Triathlete

Lora Erickson aka “Blonde Runner” is a nationally ranked triathlete and USA Triathlon 2015 All-American.  She is also an experienced USATF certified running coach, USA Triathlon coach, U.S. Master Level 2 Certified Swim Coach, NASM-Corrective Exercise Specialist and personal trainer with over 24 years of coaching experience.  Coach Lora specializes in weight loss, she is a mother of four, and loves designing realistic custom individual programs that can fit into a busy everyday life.

Lora will be speaking on nutrition for athletes and an active lifestyle.
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Darryl Bosshardt

Redmond Life

Listen as Darryl talks about Real Salt and other natural, healthy seasonings.





Learn about nutrition, cooking and food with these dietitians from different backgrounds. Open floor Q&A after.