Ellen Kanner is the award-winning author of Feeding the Hungry Ghost: Life, Faith and What to Eat for Dinner (VegNews’ Book of the Year, PETA’s debut Book of the Month Club pick), Huffington Post’s Meatless Monday blogger, Miami Herald syndicated columnist the Edgy Veggie and soulful vegan writer and recipe developer for VegNews and numerous other publications. An advocate for accessible, sustainable food, she is the author of the e-book Beans: A Handful of Magic and coordinator of Pulse Innovation Miami, celebrating the International Year of Pulses.


Ellen's been profiled in publications including Thrive, VegNews, Edible South Florida and The Daily Basics. She presents at vegan festivals, sustainability symposia. wellness and conscious living workshops and yoga retreats around the world. A Miami native, she's proud of our local plant-based community and is excited to be part of it.  More at soulfulvegan.com.