Our Team

STAFF

Sally Sampson, Founder and President

Heidi Broadley, Publishing Director 

Stephanie Hurwitz, Office & Test Kitchen Manager

Doc Willoughby, Editor Seasoned

Catrine Kelty, Food Stylist

Karen Wise, Copy Editor

Vayu Maini Rekda, Science Contributor

Mariana Paula Muriago, Design Translator, Proofreader

Gail Arnold, Education Consultant

Philip Anderson-Shore, Marketing Director

Evilee Ebb, Business Development

Catherine Newman, Editor ChopChop Magazine

Vic DeRobertis, Creative Director

Carl Tremblay, Photographer

Adam Ried, Contributor

Claudia Trevino Retanta, Translator

Haynes Altobello, Education Consultant

Theresa Brosnan-Johnson, Accountant

BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Heather Grimmett, Independent Advisor  Wayland, MA

Shikha Anand, Chief Medical Officer ​​​​Aetna

Andrew Steinberg, CEO Modern Publishing, New York, NY

Sally Sampson, Founder ChopChop Family, Belmont, MA

Ana Sortun, Chef/Owner Boston, MA

Michael Smith, Attorney New York City, NY

ADVISORY BOARD

ChopChop Family receives advice, guidance, and feedback from some of the leading lights in children’s healthcare, education, and media.

NUTRITION ADVISORY BOARD

David S. Ludwig, MD, PhD Co-director, New Balance Foundation Obesity Prevention Center Children’s Hospital Boston Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA

Walter Willett, MD, MPH Chair, Department of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health Boston, MA

ADVISORY BOARD

Urit Chaimovitz Designer Boston, MA

David Cutler, PhD Kennedy School of Government Cambridge, MA

Mollie Katzen Cookbook Author Berkeley, CA

Vivien Morris, MS, RD, MPH Chairperson, Mattapan Food and Fitness Coalition Mattapan, MA 

Natalie Digath Muth, MD, MPH Pediatrician, Children’s Primary Care Medical Group San Diego, CA

John Willoughby Writer, Editor, and Cookbook Author New York, NY

Shale Wong University of Colorado School of Medicine Aurora, CO

KIDS ADVISORY BOARD

Liana Joy, MA 

Hailey Fullenkamp, KY 

Tate Elliott, PA

Quintyn Scott, MA

 Owen Osborne, LA

 Te’Lario Watkins II, OH

Aleeza Riaz, MA

 Jai Kalwani, MA