Introducing 2023 “Literacy Lightning Talks” Speaker, Emily Mathew

Food Literacy with Emily Mathew (she/her)
Food Literacy Specialist at Halifax Public Libraries

Emily Mathew is a Registered Dietitian, trained chef, and the Food Literacy Specialist at Halifax Public Libraries. With a passion for food and teaching, Emily is dedicated to helping people learn how to cook and make healthy, nutritious meals. Through her work, Emily is committed to addressing food insecurity in the community and empowering individuals to gain control over their food choices. She uses her expertise in nutrition to provide education and resources to help people make informed decisions about the food they eat, and aims to make a positive impact on the health and well-being of our communities.