Adam Pope

Adam Pope is a multimedia journalist and eating disorder advocate living in Fargo, North Dakota with his two cats and wife-to-be. An avid cyclist, he regularly commutes year-round--often needing studded tires in winter. His love of cycling and reading can be seen on his arm and leg, respectively, where he is completing a tattoo piece representing his favorite book Nineteen Eighty Four by George Orwell.

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.

Proud2Bme was first launched in the Netherlands by Riverduinen, a mental health organization that has licensed the concept to the National Eating Disorders Association. Unless otherwise noted, all original content on this site is copyright The National Eating Disorders Association. The Proud2Bme brand, logos, and trademarks are property of Rivierduinen.