Chrissy grew up in Cincinnati, Ohio and continued her education at The University of Kentucky where she studied Merchandise with a business minor. Her passion for nutrition started junior year of college when she decided to heal her relationship with food. In return, she discovered a new found energy and mental clarity. The energy was transferred into creating her own wellness blog on Instagram, Extra_chrisspy, where she builds relationships with brands within the food industry and shares her knowledge on the importance of feeding your body the proper fuel. She is currently employed at Whole Foods Market as a Grocery Buyer and is in the process of earning a certification for Nutrition & Health Coaching through Nutraphoria School of Holistic Nutrition.