A vegan trailblazer and public health nutrition expert, Tracye McQuirter has been named a food hero by Vegetarian Times, and her national best-seller, By Any Greens Necessary, was the #1 vegan book on The Huffington Post. Vegan for nearly 30 years, Tracye is passionate about helping people live healthier, happier lives. She has been teaching, speaking, and writing about the food, culture, and politics of healthy living for more than two decades. She is currently writing the second book in her By Any Greens Necessary series. Tracye has a master’s degree in Public Health Nutrition from New York University, and a bachelor’s degree from Amherst College.