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Alumni Spotlight: Shannon Redanz

My name is Shannon Redanz and I’m originally from southern California. I moved to the Bay Area in 2008 to attend San Francisco State University. After graduating with a degree in Nutrition and Foodservice Management in 2013, I knew I wanted to be a part of the food world. I’ve always been passionate about cooking … Read More

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Alumni Spotlight: Tessa Mancini Gillen

This month’s Alumni Spotlight Video features Nutrition Consultant graduate, Tessa Mancini Gillen. After growing up on the island of Maui in Hawaii, Tessa trained as a pre-med student and an herbalist before landing at Bauman College. Hear more about Tessa’s unique journey and her work with the Thrive Center for Birth & Family Wellness and Friends of … Read More

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Sourcing Flavorful + Healthy Extra Virgin Olive Oil

By Claire McCann, Bauman College Alumni + Kitchen Manager My name is Claire McCann and I am the Kitchen Manager at Bauman College. My passion for food and desire to change our society’s relationship with food brought me to the Natural Chef Training Program in the fall of 2015. Around the same time, I started … Read More

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Alumni Spotlight: Heidi Buttery

This month’s Alumni Spotlight Video features Nutrition Consultant grad, soon-to-be Natural Chef student, and triathlete, Heidi Buttery. Since graduating from Bauman College in 2015, Heidi has started her own business, Nutrition by Heidi, where she provides private nutrition consultations to athletes to help them enhance their performance and recovery. We’re excited to see what this … Read More

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Top 5 Business Building Tips

By Mira Dessy, Board Certified Holistic Health Practioner and Bauman College Alumn There’s an excitement that goes along with graduating from school as a holistic nutrition professional. With that, comes some hesitancy as well. The self-questioning, the worry about being ready, being good enough. For some, the fear of the unknown leads them to become … Read More

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Stone Fruit + Summer Berry Salad

Natural Chef Alumna, Hillori Hansen, and her daughter, Sienna, show us how to prepare a simple and delicious seasonal fruit salad that will be sure to delight friends and family and be the highlight of any summer cookout! Be sure to check out Hillori’s Alumni Spotlight Video to hear about her journey at Bauman College. … Read More

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Alumni Spotlight: Chef Hillori Hansen

This month’s Alumni Spotlight Video features Natural Chef grad, Hillori Hansen, who recounts the story of her life-changing experience at Bauman College and her subsequent success as a chef instructor and local TV news personality! Chef Hillori graduated from our Natural Chef program in 2007 and can currently be found sharing delicious, seasonal recipes on … Read More

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Alumni Spotlight: Laurie da Silveira

Our Alumni Spotlight this month features Laurie da Silveira of Vibrant Living, who shares her personal health journey and her experiences in the Nutrition Consultant Training Program.

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Alumni Spotlight: Owen Dockham

Our Alumni Spotlight this month features Owen Dockham, owner and operator of Live Oak Strength + Nutrition, LLC in Emeryville, CA. Listen to Owen talk about his inspiring journey from childhood illness to owning his own business and his advice for those wanting to follow this path.

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