Sheila Allenbach

Sheila is a fourth year nursing student with a passion for music, nature and new life. Her dream is to become a midwife specializing in women with mental health and trauma histories. With a personal history of eating disorders and depression, she is excited to be able to use the challenges in her own life to help others, inspiring body confidence and joy in life through the struggles.

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.