About: Krysten Dornik is a food blogger specializing in allergy-friendly recipes. She believes in eating real food that is organic, healthy and satisfying. In 2015, she launched Krysten’s Kitchen with the mission to share her years of research on alternatives to everyday healthy foods to accomodate food allergy needs. She also researches and discusses companies that produce healthy foods options that still taste great. After learning that she is also allergic to sugar and yeast, Krysten has a new drive to learn more about what companies and foods are out there to create new recipes in Krysten’s Kitchen. Website: KrystensKitchen.com
Favorite Mocu Product(s): Krysten loves the convenience that Mocu products provide, especially the Chia and Kombucha drink mix packets.
About: Earl lost his leg in 2017 to a flesh eating bacteria and was told he would never walk again. Earl did not accept this diagnosis and worked hard to defy the odds and prove his doctors wrong. He completes spin classes, TRX, and HIITS workouts on a regular basis and is looking to tackle the 2019 Dirty Kanza gravel bike race. Earl is also an award winning pastry chef.
Favorite Mocu Product(s): Blackberry Lime Hydration, Collagen Peptides (Unflavored), and Chia Seeds for homemade smoothies and meals.
About: Jenna embodies the active and outdoorsy Colorado Lifestyle. She is a teacher, photographer, and high school cross country coach. She strives to be a well rounded athlete and enjoys yoga, cross country skiing, mountain biking and running. A year ago, Jenna was blindsided with a pulmonary embolism, taking the entire year to recover. At times, she still struggles with the lasting effects of the PE, however her overall condition continues to improve. Jenna is currently training for the Dead Horse Ultra in Moab, Utah, her first ultra marathon.
About: Samuel is a semi-professional ultra-runner who balances a busy New York restaurant management career. His post race rewards include good food and beverages, with specific love for pancakes, tacos and Mezcal. He also enjoys cooking, snowboarding, billiards,
and jazz clubs.
About: Kim has a BS in Chemical Engineering from North Carolina State University, but currently resides in California. She is a well rounded athlete and her passions include backpacking, yoga, swimming, power lifting, CrossFit, ultimate frisbee and martial arts (Krav Maga). She has taken part in Beach and Masters Nationals for ultimate frisbee as well as CrossFit, Powerlifting and Strongman competitions.
Favorite Mocu Product(s): Collagen Peptides (Unflavored), Chia Superfood Oomph and of course Kombucha.
San Francisco, California
About: James is a registered dietitian, MBA graduate and entrepreneur. He loves to meet new people, is passionate about helping others with their own nutrition and fitness needs and loves to surf.
About: Christy is a skilled photographer, running coach and 2 x Ironman triathlon finisher. Christy does not let her autoimmune disease slow her down and she enjoys outdoor activities with her family and dog. She uses Mocu products to support her health challenges and athletic ambitions.
About: Michelle works for the Fire Department in public relations and education. Her hobbies include skiing, traveling, hiking, and exploring new restaurants. She is recovering from an knee injury and working her way back to all the activities that she loves.
About: Lee is a talented Plein Art Artist living in Santa Fe. Aside from painting, Lee loves dogs and enjoys traveling and hiking with his wife and kids. Lee has climbed Aconcagua and Mount Kilimanjaro. Lee refined his nutrition, including using Mocu products to control his cholesterol and overall health.
Favorite Mocu Product(s): Collagen Peptides (Unflavored) and Blackberry Hibiscus Matcha Green Tea Boost
About: Christine is a passionate healthy living educator! She promotes healing and fueling the body through quality food and mindfulness. She is proud to be raising a healthy child and is a huge supporter of animal rights.
Favorite Mocu Product(s): Christine enjoys many Mocu products but enjoys using Spirulina and chia seeds in her homemade recipes.
About: Matias is an entrepreneur, MBA graduate and endurance racing coach. He enjoys endurance racing (triathlons, obstacle course & ultra running), skiing, traveling, food, jazz and spending time with his family and friends.
Favorite Mocu Product(s): Blackberry Lime Hydration and Collagen Peptides (Unflavored)
About: Mandi is a marketing professional and MBA graduate who balances health, fitness and Colorado adventure. She also enjoys golf, travel, food and attending sporting events. Despite the picture, she does not ice fish:)
Favorite Mocu Product(s): Strawberry Lemonade Pizzazz and Blackberry Hibiscus Matcha Green Tea Boost
San Jose, California
About: Matt seeks to balance family, work and working out. Between two young kids, a demanding job as a Chief Investment Officer for a financial firm, and his wife's career which involves extended travel- his time is limited and he makes the most of it. Nutrition is all the more important to keep his family healthy and happy. Matt stays fit by adding a few half marathons or long trail runs on the yearly events calendar.
Favorite Mocu Product(s): He likes to mix chia seeds into oatmeals or parfaits, and takes chia and kombucha packets on the road during work travel or vacations.
About: Sarah is a very talented hair stylist that balances a busy, healthy and outdoor focused Colorado lifestyle. She was another rockstar model for our Mocu photoshoot and we appreciate her support!
About: Chris has lost over 50 pounds due to a change in lifestyle that included adjustments to his exercise and nutrition. He is a father of three, attorney, MBA graduate and technology expert. He is recovering from a meniscus tear and is determined to continue his healthy lifestyle progress through quality scratch made food, running and cycling.
Favorite Mocu Product(s): Collagen Peptides (Unflavored) and Chia Superfood Oomph.
About: Devon takes on all forms of outdoor challenges, especially skiing, hiking, biking and winter camping. She is also a skilled photographer, writer and digital marketing specialist. She summited Mount Kilimanjaro in 2016 and is biking the Italian Dolomites in the fall of 2018.