Meet our Writers (B)

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Brette Baughman

Brette Baughman is a senior at Sacred Heart Academy in Louisville, Kentucky.

Ariel Beccia

Ariel Beccia majored in neuroscience while at St. Lawrence University and is now researching eating disorder treatments at the National College of Natural Medicine.

Emily Benko

Emily Benko is a vivacious 22-year-old who battled anorexia for over 10 years. She’s given her all to discover her authentic self without her eating disorder.

Alexandra Bohannon

Alexandra Bohannon is a graduate student at the University of Oklahoma getting her Masters of Public Administration degree. She currently works on women's leadership programs on campus.

Priscilla Bojorge

Priscilla Bojorge is a student at California State University of Northridge.

Melissa Brode

Melissa is a life coach, blogger, yoga teacher, and inspiration cultivator.

About Us

Proud2Bme is an online community created by and for teens. We cover everything from fashion and beauty to news, culture, and entertainment—all with the goal of promoting positive body image and encouraging healthy attitudes about food and weight.

This site was developed in partnership with Riverduinen and made possible by generous contributions from JPMorgan Chase, Globant, the University of Delaware, and The Hilda & Preston Davis Foundation.

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