Meet Our Educators
Brendan is a Holistic Registered Nutritionist. Drawing from his roots in organic gardening and farming, Brendan has been working as the nutritional coordinator for EarthBites since 2011. Brendan connects with over a thousand children a year, teaching them how to grow their own healthy foods which they learn how to turn into yummy snacks.
Michelle is a Registered Holistic Nutritionist working as a Nutrition Facilitator with EarthBites. Michelle’s background as a Registered Nurse, Triathlon Coach and Pilates Instructor has given her a solid understanding of how nutrition can have a profound effect on our health and wellbeing as well as our athletic performance.
Michelle gets great satisfaction out of watching children turn up their noses when asked to eat fresh kale from their garden before realizing they actually like it!
Krista is dedicated to bringing whole systems thinking to schools through experiential learning in an outdoor classroom environment. After practicing as a Chartered Accountant for 20 years she was drawn into the world of Permaculture in 2011 and is currently working towards her Diploma.
Krista gives kids the freedom to explore bugs, taste weeds, get dirty and discover connections between the food they eat and their school garden.
Lori is an indigenous and contemporary First Nations Metis Herbalist. She loves to teach kids the wonder of what is growing under their feet.