Fellow Profile

Fellow

Natalie J. Tunzi

Natalie-Tunzi

Focus Areas: Obesity & The Food System

HealthCorps

Salinas, CA

Fellow

Natalie J. Tunzi

Natalie started as a Program Coordinator with HealthCorps and now serves as Program Supervisor.  At HealthCorps, Natalie supports and oversees a team of Program Coordinators who serve middle and high schools in rural, suburban, and urban school environments.   Natalie also collaborates with other departments to create grant and funder reports, support compliance and progress of primary data collection, obtain and utilize media content to share impact, and integrate new nationwide initiatives into the program.

HealthCorps, a national non-profit organization founded by Dr. Mehmet Oz, is devoted to strengthening communities with the most innovative approaches to health and wellness to help the next generation be more resilient, both mentally and physically.  HealthCorps gives teens tools to improve physical and mental health so they can learn to live more productive and happier lives. Since 2003, the organization has implemented a unique in-school wellness program, the Living Lab, developed to meet the needs of underserved students in communities across America.