Shari is a Registered Dietitian (RD) and Certified Fitness Trainer (CFT). She holds degrees in both Nutrition and Public Health and has completed the U.S. Food Laws course at the Michigan State University Institute for Food Laws and Regulations. She has been a featured speaker at the American Culinary Federation National Convention, a published author and regular contributor to many
websites. She is quoted frequently on AOLHealth, Glamor.com, and was the food safety expert for CNN and the Anderson Cooper Show. She was also an expert reviewer for the ADA (American Dietetic Association) Position Paper on Food and Water Safety published in 2009. She published on healthy school food in the Wall Street Journal in 2012 and currently writes along side the trainer Jillian Michaels in American Fitness Magazine.