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
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
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
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
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
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
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.
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.
Brandi Mackenzie, Bauman College Certified Natural Chef, is interviewed by An Organic Conversation on empowerment through nutrition, healing herself of Crohn’s Disease and guiding individuals interested in their health through programs that support the digestive system and improve overall wellness. Crohn’s Disease: A chronic, or long lasting, disease that causes inflammation—irritation or swelling—in the gastrointestinal … Read More
By Helge Hellberg It’s been a long time – twelve years – since I graduated from Bauman College in Santa Cruz as a Nutrition Consultant. I signed up for the program knowing full well that I was not interested in seeing clients and making nutrition consultancy my profession. What I did know then was that without nutritional … Read More