Brett Blumenthal is founder of Sheer Balance and bestselling author of 52 Small Changes: One Year to a Happier, Healthier You and Get Real and STOP Dieting!. Her next book, A Whole New You: Six Steps to Ignite Change for Your Best Life will be released on January 2, 2013. She has 20 years of experience in wellness promotion and almost 10 years experience in management consulting, including branding, change management and training strategy and development for Fortune 100 companies. Brett earned her bachelors degree from Cornell University, and received her MBA from Johnson at Cornell University, where she graduated as a Park Fellow. She is certified by WELCOA (Wellness Council of America) and AFAA (Aerobics and Fitness Association of America).