Vanessa Hurley is a Registered Dietitian with a BSc. in Human Nutrition (Honours) from St. Francis Xavier University in Nova Scotia (2002) and a Master of Health Sciences (Community Nutrition) from the University of Toronto (2004) and has earned numerous scholarships and awards while pursuing her post-secondary and post graduate education. She has been a member of the College of Dietitians since 2004 and has experience working as a Registered Dietitian for two major Canadian food companies, in private practice for health clinics, and for two Ontario public health units (with a prenatal/infant/child health and a chronic diseases prevention focus). Vanessa provides evidence-based food and nutrition advice and compassionate care, working with you to create the best possible plan plan to meet your goals. Vanessa is passionate about intuitive eating, local food and developing and maintaining a healthy relationship with food. She is a mom to two boys (who love to critique her cooking and baking!) and a dog who keep her very active and busy.