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Yolanda Florez

Nutrition Education Manager
City Harvest


Yolanda Florez is a community nutritionist with over 10 years of experience in motivating and empowering individuals to achieve healthier lifestyles. She holds a Masters in Nutrition and completed a Dietetic Internship from State University of New York College at Oneonta. In her current role as Nutrition Manager for Washington Heights and the South Bronx with City Harvest, she has been teaching nutrition/culinary education workshops across the life spectrum. More recently, her efforts in food justice and countermarketing have begun to spark interest in the community with the hopes of creating more advocacy and policy change driven by the community for the community.Yolanda Florez is a community nutritionist with over 10 years of experience in motivating and empowering individuals to achieve healthier lifestyles. She holds a Masters in Nutrition and completed a Dietetic Internship from State University of New York College at Oneonta. In her current role as Nutrition Manager for Washington Heights and the South Bronx with City Harvest, she has been teaching nutrition/culinary education workshops across the life spectrum. More recently, her efforts in food justice and countermarketing have begun to spark interest in the community with the hopes of creating more advocacy and policy change driven by the community for the community.