Shelley Howe M.S., R.D., has been a Nutritionist and Registered Dietitian for over 30 years. Shelley began her career teaching Nutrition at Holyoke Community College. She also ran weight management groups and wrote a foods column for the Springfield Republican.
Shelley and husband Jeff raised two sons, Daniel and Peter on Long Island where she worked as a School Food Service Director for 25 years. Shelley also did Nutrition private practice counseling. Her professional standards and skill in the Nutrition community are highly regarded.
Fitness has always been part of Shelley’s existence having played on Syracuse University’s tennis team to competing on adult tennis teams today. Shelley now walks five miles every day and manages to find time to do one other fitness activity daily as well.
Shelley has written numerous articles for newspapers and other publications. Writing is an exciting way to express her enthusiasm and passion for life and all that it can bring.
Weight Management holds a special place in Shelley’s heart because like many people she struggled with her own weight. But when it came down to valuing her health and being a good professional role model, she was able to focus her energy to be successful. Her positive energy is contagious. It is her goal to motivate, educate and inspire others to a better place.
When faced with a forced retirement Shelley dug down deep with great resolve to create a new and even more exciting Nutrition Consulting business. While writing this book/diary of her months during that time, her positive energy took her to many successful destinations.
Whatever Shelley believes she can achieve. People believe her and believe in her. Join Shelley as an author as she describes her path to success with encouragement and tools to help others succeed.