Michele Simon is a public health attorney, food policy expert, author, and thought leader in the plant-based foods industry. In 2016, she founded the Plant Based Foods Association (PBFA), the nation’s only membership association promoting the interests of plant-based food companies. For five years as PBFA’s executive director, Simon grew…


Turning the calendar to 2021 represents an important sign of change right now, for obvious reasons. For me, it also signals a major milestone in my career: As of January 1, I am no longer with the Plant Based Foods Association, the organization that I founded in 2015. …

Michele R Simon

I am an author, food policy expert, founder, and trouble-maker

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