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2017 Speakers

Michael Dorn is best know for his role as Worf on Star Trek. He is also superbly healthy and credits his health to his vegan diet and active lifestyle.

Wayne Pacelle, President and CEO, Humane Society of the United States. His current book,  The Humane Economy: How Innovators and Enlightened Consumers are Transforming the Lives of Animals will be the focus of his talk at the VegFest.

Michael Greger, MD, is a physician, New York Times bestselling author, He has testified before Congress and was invited as an expert witness in the defense of Oprah Winfrey in the infamous "meat defamation" trial.

Dr. Michael Greger, MD, is a physician and New York Times bestselling author of "How Not to Die". He has testified before Congress and was invited as an expert witness in the defense of Oprah Winfrey in the infamous "meat defamation" trial.

Dr. Joel Kahn has taught plant based cardiology for nearly 3 decades and preaches "Prevent Not Stent". He is known as “America’s Healthy Heart Doc” and graduated Summa cum Laude from the University of Michigan School of Medicinne. Most impressively, he was just named PETA's sexiest vegan over 50.

Dr. Joel Kahn has taught plant based cardiology for nearly 3 decades and preaches "Prevent Not Stent". He is known as “America’s Healthy Heart Doc” and graduated Summa cum Laude from the University of Michigan School of Medicinne. He was named PETA's sexiest vegan over 50.

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Kerrie Saunders MS, LLP, PhD is an internationally-known presenter. Her book, The Vegan Diet as Chronic Disease Prevention, is a Publisher’s Bestseller, now in its 3rd printing.

Ellen Jaffe Jones is an inspiring motivational speaker, personal trainer, running coach, author, and instructor of healthy cooking classes. As a former investigative reporter and anchor for 18 years in major market TV news, Ellen won 2 Emmys and the National Press Club award. She became known as the "Earth Mother in a Suit" when she left TV and became a successful Wall Street financial consultant for 5 years. She wrote her first book, Eat Vegan on $4 a Day, after seeing too many news stories saying eating healthfully was impossible on a budget. Ellen, an accomplished endurance and sprint runner, has combined all of her skill sets with her latest release, Vegan Fitness for Mortals. Recognizing that fitness and diet are two sides of the same coin, Ellen developed routines for a variety of activities along with dietary recommendations that augment fitness—a winning combination designed to help anyone achieve a healthier lifestyle. For more information on Ellen, visit her website www.vegcoach.com.

Ellen Jaffe Jones won  2 Emmys and the National Press Club award as an anchor and invegtigative reporter. She has written mulitple books including, Eat Vegan on $4 a Day and her latest release, Vegan Fitness for Mortals.

Quiana “Que” Broden of "Cooking With Que" will be preparing her delicious Kale Quinoa Medley and sharing some of her favorite vegan replacement foods at the VegFest.

Vera Hampton, long time VegMichigan board member and cooking instructor, will share everything you need to know to begin transitioning to a vegan diet in her "Vegan Cooking Made Easy" presentation.

Velonda Anderson, PhD, a regular regular guest on Fox2 (WJBK) Meatless Monday segment will be preparing a Cauliflower Sweet Potato Casserole and Cauliflower Pizza Crust for one of our cooking demos.

Emily Moran Barwick is an animal-liberation activist, international speaker, artist, writer, and the creator of the YouTube channel and accompanying website Bite Size Vegan, where she provides free, educational videos and resources about veganism.

VegFest

 

Veg Fest - Vegan Tastefest & Expo At Suburban Collection Showplace

 April 29, 2018

A Michigan tradition for 18 years!  

So many great things to see & do!

 

 

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Event Location and Hours: 

Suburban Collection Showplace, 46100 Grand River, Novi, Michigan 

Event Hours: 10:30am-5pm

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