San Antonio, Texas
Areas of Expertise:
- Community Nutrition/Public Health
- Food Labels/Label Reading
- Food Policy and Programs
- Medical Nutrition Therapy
- Obesity and Weight Management
Farr is the owner of Nutrition Associates of San Antonio, doing business as Nutritious Table. She is a board-certified specialist in obesity and weight management and provides personalized medical nutrition therapy to teens and adults and serves as a source for media interviews and participates in public speaking engagements. Farr has more than 35 years of experience in medical, surgical, mental health, physical rehabilitation and private practice settings. Farr is a past delegate and speaker of the Academy's House of Delegates and a founding member of the Academy's Weight Management dietetic practice group. She is a past president of the Academy's Texas, San Antonio and Dallas affiliates. Farr was named a 2005 San Antonio Healthcare Hero by the San Antonio Business Journal and was the Texas Academy's 2011 Distinguished Dietitian of the Year. Farr was appointed to the San Antonio Mayor's Fitness Council and served as a volunteer for the city's Por Vida! healthy restaurant initiative. She was instrumental in developing nutrition guidelines for diabetes-friendly restaurant choices and healthful vending machine criteria. Farr is a graduate of Iowa State University.