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Tarah Chieffi

Tarah Chieffi is to be congratulated for graduating Summa cum Laude and earning the Master of Science in Health and Nutrition Education degree. Tarah is an author, freelance writer, blogger, and holistic nutrition educator in New Albany, Indiana. She also teaches aqua fitness classes at the local YMCA. Her passion is working with pregnant women, new moms, and families to achieve health and happiness through physical fitness and a “real food” lifestyle. She uses a hands-on approach by joining families at the grocery store and in their homes to educate them on how to shop for and prepare whole foods. Tarah’s writing has been featured in Paleo Living Magazine and Southern Indiana Fitness Source. Her first book, The Everything® Paleo Pregnancy Book, is available through and nationwide in Barnes and Nobles stores. You can learn more by visiting her website, Her thesis, The Importance of Preconception Nutrition Education: Delivery Method and Physician Best Practice Recommendations, documents her knowledge.


Tarah Chieffi, MHNE Graduate