Ellen Jaffe Jones – Author
Ellen Jaffe Jones is the author of Eat Vegan on $4 a Day, Kitchen Divided and Paleo Vegan, and a contributor to Running, Eating, Thinking. She is a certified personal trainer and running coach, and is currently 1st in her age group in Florida in the 50, 100, 200, 400, 800 and 1500 meters, and nationally ranked 7th in the US in the 1500 meters and 10th in the 400 meters. She has placed in 84 5K or longer races since 2006 “just” on plants. It is rare for anyone with her sprint times to have ever finished a full marathon, which she has done twice. As a former Emmy-winning investigative TV reporter for 18 years, trying to figure out the truth about food became the reporting job of her life. She was a media consultant for the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine and a cooking instructor for them for six years. Ellen was voted PETA’s Sexiest Vegan Over 50.