Health Educator, Get Fit Coordinator
Harlem Childen's Zone, New York, NY
Managed program to target community obesity in Harlem through culinary, fitness, and nutrition education, free farmer's markets, and medical case management for 37 at-risk youth and their families.
- Led 84% of student participants to accomplish fitness, nutrition, and sleep goals during 5-month trial period.
- Achieved 100% program completion rate amongst students with a Body Mass Index exceeding the 99th percentile of given age group.
- Created participatory model for family engagement meetings that earned a 95% satisfaction rating from parents.
- Community partnerships secured included New York Sports Club, Fun Fuzion, and City Harvest.