As TEDxManhattan approaches, we’ve asked this year’s speakers to answer a few questions so we can learn more about them and what they’ll be speaking about. In the second of this series of posts, we hear from Ann Cooper, a celebrated author, chef, educator, and enduring advocate for better food for all children.
1) What’s the topic you’ll be speaking about?
Healthy School Food
2) Why do you feel this is important?
Both pediatric obesity & diabetes are on the rise and our children’s health is at a crisis point. Healthy school food can help reverse this trend.
4) Which other TEDxManhattan speakers are you excited about hearing?
Anna Lappé, Gary Hirshberg, Bill Yosses