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- Created on Tuesday, 18 October 2016
Congratulations to Kira Whitham for earning Summa cum Laude upon her graduation from the Master of Science in Health and Nutrition Education program. Kira also holds a B.A. in English from Portland State University and an M.A. in Education from George Fox University. After graduating, she taught at the middle school level for 7 years before deciding to pursue a degree with Hawthorn. Having health problems of her own, Kira worked to change her diet and lifestyle. She firmly believes that food has healing qualities and the majority of health problems can be solved through proper nourishment. She enjoys working with clients both one-on-one and in group sessions, educating people about the importance of eating nutrient-dense foods. She is the founder of "A Nourished Life" and her website can be found at http://www.anourishedlifenutrition.com. She is a member of the National Association of Nutrition Professionals (NANP). Her thesis is entitled, Prenatal Nutrition: The Impact of Diet on Mother and Child During Pregnancy. Best of luck, Kira!
Kira Whitham, MHNE Graduate