Shape Brain Trust
Meet our go-to sources for advice, collaboration, and inspiration.
Meet our go-tos for advice, collaboration, and inspiration
Neal Schultz, M.D.
Dermatologist in New York City, creator of BeautyRx by Dr. Schultz skin care
David E. Bank, M.D.
Director of the Center for Dermatology, Cosmetic and Laser Surgery in Mount Kisco, New York
Ellen Marmur, M.D.
Dermatologist, founder of Marmur Medical in New York City
Hairstylist, product developer, and salon owner in New York City
Celebrity makeup artist for Simple skin care
Mona Gohara, M.D.
Dermatologist for Dove Beauty Bar & Body Wash skin care
Elizabeth K. Hale, M.D.
Clinical associate professor of dermatology at NYU Langone Medical Center
Loretta Ciraldo, M.D.
Dermatologist in Miami, creator of Dr. Loretta skin care
Joely Kaufman, M.D.
Voluntary associate professor of dermatology at University of Miami Miller School of Medicine
Celebrity makeup artist for Stila
Makeup artist, founder of Lazy Perfection makeup brushes
Celebrity makeup artist in New York City
Celebrity colorist, salon owner, product developer in New York City
Celebrity hairstylist in New York City
Jenn (makeup), Kristie (brows), and Ashley (hair) Streicher Owners of Striiike beauty studio in Los Angeles
Be the Style
Cofounder and creative director of Parker Clay brand
Cofounder and creative director of Rebecca Minkoff brand
President and CEO of Athleta activewear
Founder and creative director of Brother Vellies accessories brand
Founder and creative director of Rachel Roy brand
Designer of Cushnie brand
Katie Rosen Kitchens
Cofounder and editor in chief of FabFitFun
President and CEO of Crane & Lion activewear
Founder and editor of
Style and Sport
Founder of Mott50 brand
Founder of Mama Glow, women’s wellness expert
Ramy Brook Sharp
Creative director and founder of Ramy Brook brand
Cofounder of Varley activewear brand
Founder of Vitamin A swimwear
CEO and founder of Visakai activewear brand
Founder and CEO of Alala activewear
Founder and creative director of Twig brand
Be Food Curious
Recipe developer, author of
Keri Gans, R.D.N.
Nutritionist in New York City
Dawn Jackson Blatner, R.D.N.
Nutritionist, author of
The Superfood Swap
Vegan chef, author of
Lindsay Maitland Hunt
Recipe developer, author of Healthyish cookbook
Liz Applegate, Ph.D.
Director of sports nutrition at University of California, Davis
Susan M. Kleiner, Ph.D., R.D.N.
Owner of HighPerformance Nutrition
Food Network host, author
Recipe developer, cookbook author
Wine and spirits writer, author of
Prosecco Made Me Do It
Recipe developer, author of Half Baked Harvest
Stephanie Middleberg, R.D.N.
Founder of Middleberg Nutrition
Lauren Slayton, R.D.N.
Nutritionist, founder of Foodtrainers
Author of One Part Plant, host of One Part Podcast
Brooke Alpert, R.D.N.
Nutritionist, author of The Diet Detox
Stephanie Clarke, R.D.N., Willow Jarosh, R.D.N.
Co-owners of C&J Nutrition
Chef, author of The Seasoned Life, host of Ayesha’s Home Kitchen
Be Healthy +Well
Christine Carter, Ph.D.
Sociologist at Greater Good Science Center at University of California, Berkeley
David L. Katz, M.D.
Weight-loss expert, director at Yale-Griffin Prevention Research Center at Yale University
Bruce K. Young, M.D.
Obstetrician-gynecologist, director at Pregnancy Loss Prevention Center at NYU Langone Medical Center
Mark A. Moyad, M.D.
Complementary and alternative medicine expert, Jenkins/Pokempner Director of Complementary and Alternative Medicine at University of Michigan Medical Center
Frank Lipman, M.D.
Integrative medicine physician; founder and medical director of Eleven Eleven Wellness Center and Be Well, a lifestyle wellness brand; best-selling author of five books, including
How to Be Well.
Mithu Storoni, M.D., Ph.D.
Physician and stress expert, author of Stress-Proof
David Gard, Ph.D.
Director of the Motivation and Emotion Research Library at San Francisco State University
Emily Deans, M.D.
Licensed psychotherapist, relationship expert
Mindfulness expert, international speaker, author of The Universe Has Your Back and Judgment Detox
Michael Breus, Ph.D.
Sleep disorder specialist and clinical psychologist; author of The Power of When; adviser to SleepScore Labs, a sleep-monitoring company
Be Strong + Fit
Consulting Shape fitness director, life coach, author of Diet Right for Your Personality Type
Strength and nutrition coach, author, creator of the 7 Day Green Smoothie Challenge
Cedric X. Bryant
Chief science officer at American Council on Exercise
Trainer working with celebrities, Olympians, and professional athletes
Jordan Metzl, M.D.
Sports medicine physician, creator of the IronStrength workout, author
Michele Olson, Ph.D.
Senior clinical professor of sport science at Huntingdon College in Alabama
Fitness motivator, creator of Insanity workouts, author of “T” Is for Transformation
Nike Master Trainer, author, and creator of Flow Into Strong method
Celebrity trainer, author of The Body Reset Diet and 5 Pounds
Martin Gibala, Ph.D.
Professor and chair of the department of kinesiology at McMaster University in Ontario, author of The One-Minute Workout
Founder and CEO at the Wright Fit and TWF Performance Lab in New York City
Board-certified clinical specialist in orthopedics and women’s health physical therapy in Arlington, Virginia
John Porcari, Ph.D.
Professor of exercise and sport science at University of Wisconsin-La Crosse
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