Niki Philippas, RD, PhD
Niki specializes in family nutrition. Since 2000, Niki has worked as a private practice dietitian as well as in collaboration with endocrinologists, general practitioners, pediatricians and behavioral therapists. She has also been the Principal Clinical Dietitian of the “Weight and Lipid Control Clinic” at “Mitera Pedon”, Pediatric Hospital of Athens, Greece, and has served as a Clinical Nutrition Specialist in the Optimal Weight for Life Clinic, of the Boston Children’s Hospital in Boston, MA. She loves working with families, guiding them to achieve their goals, and has extensive experience in prevention and treatment of obesity, insulin resistance, metabolic syndrome, diabetes,… Continue Reading
Kristin Olbrich, MS, OTR/L
Kristin Olbrich is a board-certified registered occupational therapist. After receiving her M.S. in occupational therapy from the Medical University of South Carolina, Kristin has gained experience in a variety of settings including early intervention, schools, and clinics with children aged 0 – 22 years. She specializes in challenging behaviors, autism, sensory processing needs, and emotional regulation.
Manny has worked in the Facilities industry since 2008, holding various positions such as Facilities Coordinator, Technician, and Project Manager at reputable companies including Facebook and Marvell Semiconductor. He attended San Francisco State University and the Northern California Pacific Coast District where he received his BA in Theology. He lives in San Jose with his wife and three children.
Martina Ebesugawa, Ed.D
Dr. Martina Ebesugawa is a child development specialist, and an adjunct professor of early childhood development and education, who has worked in early childhood education for 25 years. She is certified in Brazelton’s Touchpoints at the Individual Level, and as a Facilitator for Touchpoints Parenting Program, she uses her Touchpoints training extensively with her clients. With a background in everything from infant development, to teaching kindergarten, to authoring a multicultural text for adolescents, Martina especially enjoys helping parents appreciate the seasons of bursts and regression in their children’s development. Martina received her MA degree in Early Childhood Special Education from… Continue Reading
Heather Sontag is an organizational expert, coach, and speaker who specializes in supporting overwhelmed moms and busy entrepreneurial women. By empowering women to clear their lives of mental, emotional, physical and digital clutter, Heather takes her clients from a place of overwhelm to calm in just a few months. Heather is an active member of the National Association of Productivity and Organizing Professionals and other local women’s business groups and has spoken for Genentech, ReBoot Accelerator, a variety of business associations, women’s groups, parenting organizations, and schools. Most recently, Heather released Taming Your Inner Critic, an action guide for getting… Continue Reading