“Living My Life Like It’s Vegan!’ – Veganology & Plant-Based Living
May 26, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Discover the advantages and health benefits of eating a vegan or vegetarian diet. It is easy to get lost on the Internet when researching veganism and vegetarianism. This informational workshop will teach people the ins and outs of living a vegan or vegetarian lifestyle.
“An expert in the field of nutrition”, Dr. Farid Zarif, holds two doctorates. His first is in Naturopathic Nutrition, followed by Human Nutrition Science,with a double focus in bariatric medicine (obesity and weight loss) and sports nutrition-Visit www.DrZarif.com. Phytotherapist, Nutritionist, and Registered Naturopath by the Council of Naturopathic Registration and Accreditation.
Chef Babette Davis is a world-class healthy chef, fitness expert and motivational speaker. She runs a successful restaurant, Stuff I Eat, and has a loyal fan base via social media outlets while participating in health summit events around the country. Now at age 67, she is a force of nature who seems to be able to do it all.
Chef Babette has appeared in several television shows including the HBO hit comedy Insecure, Channel 7 “Eye on L.A., the Hallmark Channel’s Home & Family and The Know It All Guide To…Nuts airing on the FYI channel.
Actress and Vlogger, Tabitha Brown is known for her viral vegan food reviews. Originally from Eden, North Carolina, she relocated to L.A. for her career. She is known for her Independent film success in projects like “Laughing to the Bank” and award-winning feature film “I am Still here” and numerous TV credits such as Bounce TV’s “Family Time”, ABC Family’s “Switched at Birth”, and her sketch comedy on The Ellen Show just to name a few! She is currently in production with Martin Sheen and Edi Gathegi on feature film “Princess of the Row” to be released 2018.
Gwenna Hunter is Vegan Blogger who is also the Community Events Coordinator for Vegan Outreach in the greater Los Angeles area.
In 2016, Gwenna went from vegetarian to vegan after watching the video Dairy is Scary. As founder of Vegans of LA, Gwenna enjoys bringing people together for social functions designed to create networking, mingling, dating, and a safe, fun space for non-vegans to experience new and delicious foods, while also learning that it’s unnecessary to eat animals.
Angela Means Kaaya, is a vegan chef, owner of the Jackfruit Cafe and former actress, who is best known for her role as Felisha in the 1995 cult classic film Friday as well as Veda in House Party 3 and Aunt Vanessa in the TV series Cousin Skeeter.
This humanitarian’s passion is to help underserved communities eat healthy.