Devyn Parsons

Devyn completed her Bachelor of Science in biology and psychology at the University of Victoria and is in her third year of medical school at the University of British Columbia. After struggling with body image and witnessing the similar struggles of many friends, Devyn realized the need for change in how bodies are represented in society and set out to address this issue through her blog, Hourglass and Class. She also likes cats and classic rock.

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.