Coco Newton is a Registered Dietitian & Certified Nutrition Specialist. She received her Bachelor of Science in Dietetics & Community Nutrition from University of California, Davis and her Masters of Public Health Nutrition from the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis. She has also pursued advanced scientific training and practice in Functional Medicine and Functional Medical Nutrition Therapy (FMNT). She frequently educates professionals and the public about applying Functional Medical Nutrition Therapy (FMNT) in preventive and clinical practice.
Her passions include cooking, vegetable gardening, and advocating for an organic, sustainable and humane food supply. She is involved in projects to unite farmers, food service purveyors, educators, healthcare professionals, medical institutions and the public to promote a healthy food systems.