Katherine Brooking MS, RD is nationally recognized dietitian, speaker, nutrition counselor, author, influencer and nutrition advocate who is passionate about helping people achieve healthier lives and supporting sustainable food systems.
Katherine is a go-to resource for the media. Her expert nutrition advice has appeared in hundreds of media outlets including Prevention, Cooking Light, SELF, Reader’s Digest, Huffington Post, Woman’s Day and other top-tier publications. She is a sought-after TV personality, appearing on the TODAY show, The Early Show on CBS, The Dr. Oz Show, Good Morning America Health as well as dozens of local affiliate stations across the country.
In 2019 she was listed as a "Top 50 Influencer" at the world's largest natural foods show, Expo West. Katherine is also the co-creator of the Appetite for Health weekly syndicated nutrition news segment series. She is co-author of The Real Skinny: Appetite for Health’s 101 Fat Habits and Slim Solutions (Penguin 2013).
She is a founding partner of the nutrition marketing and communications firm, AFH Consulting. AFH Consulting has over 30 years combined experience creating dynamic food and beverages marketing communications, nutrition content and strategic partnerships.
Katherine is a registered dietitian and member of Dietitians in Business and Communications (DBC) and Sports, Cardiovascular and Wellness Nutritionists (SCAN). She is also a member of the Connecticut Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and the New York State Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. She holds an undergraduate degree from Barnard College, a Master’s Degree in International Affairs from Columbia University and a Master’s in Nutrition Science from Teachers College, Columbia University.