Heather Berkoben

Heather Berkoben

As a Community Nutrition Adviser serving southern San Diego and Imperial counties, Heather Berkoben assists school districts in creating a culture of wellness, improving the cafeteria environment and encouraging students to choose and consume locally grown food.

A “natural-born health educator,” Heather is driven by a desire to help people and work on the prevention side of health care, using her knowledge of local school wellness policies and the Smarter Lunchrooms Movement. Heather holds a bachelor’s degree in Health Education from California State University, Chico. She enjoys being active and sharing meals with her son and family.