Jolinda Hackett

Jolinda Hackett (Santa Barbara, CA) has been vegetarian for nearly twenty years, and a plant-based vegan for nearly ten. As a volunteer for countless vegan advocacy groups, Hackett spent several years promoting the myriad benefits of a plant-based diet. She continues to counsel new vegetarians and vegans online as the Guide to Vegetarian Food. While at the University of Chicago, she studied with Dr. Gideon Eshel, who made headlines in 2006 with research showing that a vegan diet does...See more