Blythe Young is the project manager for PHAdvocates. She comes to this work with a background in clinical nutrition and a dedication to social justice and equity. Ms. Young facilitates the HEAL National Learning Collaborative (a collaboration of national HEAL Cities campaigns) and develops products to guide policy adoption and implementation efforts. Her work involves cementing relationships with community organizations, city staff, resident leaders and HEAL coordinators across the U.S. These relationships contribute to the development of research-driven policy recommendations and supporting materials. Her areas of expertise include: nutrition education, employee wellness, research of best policy practices and the facilitation of learning communities. Ms. Young proudly holds a Bachelor of Science degree in clinical nutrition and dietetics from the University of California, Davis.