Tara Gidus, a Bridge Between affiliate, is a nationally recognized expert and spokesperson on nutrition, fitness, and health promotion. Tara is quoted in a variety of media including television, radio, newspapers, magazines, and websites and is a past National Media Spokesperson for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. She appears regularly as the “Diet Diva” on the national morning television show, The Daily Buzz. Tara is currently the Team Dietitian for the Orlando Magic NBA team and Nutrition Consultant for the University of Central Florida (UCF) Athletics as well as the “official nutritionist” for runDisney endurance events. She is the nutrition advisor for American Baby magazine and the Healthy Eating Expert and blogger on www.healthline.com. Tara is the author of Pregnancy Cooking and Nutrition for Dummies (2012). Tara helps senior executives from Fortune 100 companies manage their energy in her role as a nutrition and movement coach at the Human Performance Institute.