Lisa Shales

Dean of Nutrition

Lisa Tsakos is a nationally recognized natural nutrition consultant and educator specializing in weight management and corporate nutrition programs.

Since 1996, Lisa has been involved in corporate wellness, presenting her nutrition seminars at hundreds of organizations throughout Ontario and guiding employees at businesses across Canada to lose thousands of pounds. Her clients have included the Toronto Police Service, Eli Lilly Canada, Telus Mobility, the University Health Network and many more.

Before her current role at CCATCM, Lisa taught nutrition at the Canadian School of Natural Nutrition, Centennial College and at the Transformational Arts College. Additionally, she has taught natural foods cooking workshops and authored two books before co-writing Unjunk Your Junk Food: Healthy Alternatives to Conventional Snacks (Simon & Schuster, December 2011) and the Label Lessons E-book series.

Over the years, Lisa has been featured on various television and radio programs across Canada and the U.S., and her articles have appeared in magazines and newspapers around the world.

In 2016, Lisa was the very proud recipient of the CSNNAA Lifetime Achievement Award for her contributions in the field of natural nutrition.