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KetoCon Austin 2022 / The Presenters Who Bring the Science and Stories of Keto

Meet our Speakers

Experts and Enthusiasts of a Keto Lifestyle
Catharine Arnston

Catharine Arnston MBA

Catharine Arnston is the CEO & Founder of ENERGYbits®. Her mission is to help the world be healthier naturally with mother nature’s oldest and original food - algae.

   
Maria Emmerich

Maria Emmerich

Maria Emmerich is a nutritionist who specializes in the ketogenic diet and exercise physiology, specifically brain neurotransmitters and how food can increase mental wellness. She has spoken on ketogenic diets around the world.

  
Craig Emmerich

Craig Emmerich

Craig Emmerich graduated in Electrical Engineering and has always had a systems approach to his work. He is also an international best selling author. He has dedicated his time researching nutrition and biology from a systems perspective.

   
Vielka Melendez

Vielka Melendez

Vielka is a Holistic Practitioner, Keto Mastery Specialist, and a Nutrition and Diet Coach (CPD) Certified in Intermittent Fasting. Her passion is to educate the Latin community on the benefits of living a low carb lifestyle.

   
Cristy Nickel

Cristy Nickel

Cristy "Code Red" Nickel is the author of "The Code Red Revolution" and has been in the health and fitness industry since 1994.

   
Tanya Pennington Miller

Tanya Pennington Miller FNTP, RWP, CDS

Tanya is a Functional Nutritional Therapy Practitioner helping women to lose stubborn weight & get their energy back by balancing their hormones with keto & lab testing. She steps in when your doctor has told you to get used to your symptoms simply because you are getting older.

   
Debbie Potts

Debbie Potts FDNP, NASM CPT, FNTP

Debbie Potts is a fitness expert and a competitive endurance athlete. Her passion is to help others reduce external and hidden internal stressors to burn fat, optimize mitochondria, and improve performance in life.

   
Bill Schindler

Dr. Bill Schindler PhD

Food Archaeologist and Anthropologist, primitive technologist and chef. Bill is the author of Eat Like a Human, director of the Eastern Shore Food Lab and co-star of National Geographic's The Great Human Race and Curiosity Stream's The Modern Stone Age Family.

   
Joseph and Rachel Stauffer

Joseph and Rachel Stauffer

After losing more than 200 pounds on keto, Joe and Rachel Stauffer began a YouTube channel to encourage others in their health journey. With a mission to facilitate education, support and community, these 2KrazyKetos are spreading the message of keto.

   
Vinnie Tortorich

Vinnie Tortorich

Host of the popular podcast and bestselling book F​itness Confidential​, Vinnie Tortorich is known for his no-holds-barred commitment to the truth about healthy diet. His latest project FAT: A Documentary deftly exposes the seedy underbelly of the fitness and diet industries.

   
Shawn Wells

Shawn Wells MPH, LDN, RD, CISSN, FISSN

Shawn Wells is a registered dietitian and nutritional biochemist who speaks regularly on keto, paleo, fasting, and autoimmune health. He is known in the supplement industry as the World's Greatest Formulator.