Slim Chance Award Panel


Rebecca Scritchfield, RDN, is founder of Capitol Nutrition Group, a Washington D.C.weight neutral behavioral counseling practice. She inspires people to change their lives by establishing balanced eating habits, finding exercise that feels great, and learning to manage stress. A graduate of The Johns Hopkins University, Rebecca has reached millions through television, radio, print, and web including: The Today Show, MSNBC, Fox News, CNN, The Washington Post, O Magazine, Prevention, Women’s Health, and Runner’s World.  Rebecca also writes for US News and Pregnancy Magazine. Her website is  You can find her on Twitter @scritchfieldRD.



Michelle May

Michelle May, MD, CSP, empowers others to take charge of their lives and end chronic dieting and overeating without deprivation and guilt. She is the founder of Am I Hungry?® Mindful Eating Programs and Training, an award-winning author, and inspirational keynote speaker. Michelle wrote the nationally acclaimed book: Eat What You Love, Love What You Eat: How to Break Your Eat-Repent-Repeat Cycle, among others. She has been the featured expert on the Discovery Health Channel, Dr. Oz, and Oprah Radio and has been quoted in CNN Health, Huffington Post, Prevention,, USA Weekend, Washington Post, WebMD, and many more. You can find her at and


katja rowell md

Katja Rowell, MD is a family doctor and childhood feeding specialist on a mission to support parents who worry about feeding and their child’s weight or growth. Rowell believes that helping children grow up to feel good about food and their bodies is the best preventive medicine there is. Described as “academic, but warm and down to earth,” she presents workshops to parents and professionals across the country and consults with corporate clients, nutrition education and public health projects. Rowell also writes for online and print media, including Huffington Post Parents. Her books are  Love Me, Feed Me and Helping Your Child With Extreme Picky Eating. Her website is




Marsha Hudnall, MS, RDN, CD is president and co-owner of Green Mountain at Fox Run. A thought leader when it comes to managing eating, emotions and weight, and a voice of reason for the last three decades in helping people move away from diets, she also serves on the board of directors for the Binge Eating Disorder Association and The Center for Mindful Eating. Marsha’s work at Green Mountain reflects her desire to move people away from restricted notions of eating that get in the way of achieving and maintaining optimal health, and to help women change their focus from weight to health for greater success in achieving health goals. In 2005, she started Green Mountain’s award-winning blog, A Weight Lifted. Follow her on Twitter @MarshaHudnall.

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