Mimi Refojo

Mimi is a current MS/DPD student at Simmons University in Boston and is a career changer, having spent three years in the technology space in Boston before following her passion for nutrition. Mimi hopes to one day become a Registered Dietitian and is interested in sustainable nutrition and community nutrition. Growing up with a Spanish influence in her household and visiting family in Spain, Mimi learned the power that food has to bring people together and believes in the importance of accessibility to nutritious foods for all. Mimi is especially interested in the role that nutrition can play in fighting climate change, and believes that through small changes in our diet, we can play a large role in bettering our planet.