Marci Sloane, MS, RD, LD/N, CDE, is a registered and licensed dietitian/nutritionist and certified diabetes educator. She grew up in NYC where she graduated with a degree in Nutrition and Physiology from Teachers College at Columbia University.
For over a decade, Marci managed a Diabetes and Nutrition Education Center at a multi-bed hospital in South Florida and has been counseling people on healthy eating, weight loss, and managing diseases and conditions such as: diabetes, pre-diabetes, healthy eating, heart disease, weight loss, high cholesterol, high triglycerides, hypertension, hypoglycemia and a host of other nutrition-related diseases.
Marci is an American Diabetes Association Valor Award recipient and lectures frequently to the public and healthcare professionals. Marci was a featured panelist for the Sun-Sentinel's "Let's Take It Off" weight loss program, was highlighted in the Palm Beach Post: Meet Your Neighbor, "Woman's book on healthy eating uses humor as a key ingredient" and was a participant in their Diabetes Series in 2007. Marci Sloane is a member of the American Diabetes Association’s Health Professional Committee.
Marci authored The Diet Game: Playing for Life!, a comprehensive and humorous guide to all you want to know about nutrition and sensible eating and contributed stories to the Chicken Soup for the Soul Healthy Living Series: Diabetes for Health Communications, Inc.
Marci started "Nutrition Day" at a local charter school, an event to inform kids about making healthy choices, and also developed a nutrition and fitness program where she shared her original songs about nutrition using familiar children’s tunes for in attempt to encourage them to eat healthy and exercise.