Cheryl Kochenderfer

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
San Francisco State University
International Cuisine, Nutrition, Mixology
  • Cheryl is a certified Nutritional Therapy Practitioner through the Nutritional Therapy Association.
  • As an avid traveler, she's attended many food and wine festivals and taken multiple cooking classes internationally.
  • She is passionate about digestive health and understands how to create the lifestyle and dietary habits to feel your best.


Cheryl has spent most of her life abroad and loves sampling new cuisines. She previously worked in several San Francisco restaurants and as a nutrition coach before realizing she preferred to be behind-the-scenes writing. She's created nutrition courses, written and edited for travel and wellness sites, and assisted in creating restaurant guides and cookbooks. She has a diverse palate and enjoys everything food-related, from getting creative in the kitchen to finding the best hidden restaurants.


Cheryl has a Bachelor of Arts in psychology and a California Teaching Credential from San Francisco State University. She has certifications in nutritional therapy and English language instruction.
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