Cristin Kearns Couzens

Cristin Kearns Couzens first saw the devastating effects of sugar as dental director of low-income clinics in Denver. She moved into dental administration, and took a position managing operations at Kaiser Permanente Dental Care Program before leaving in 2009 to pursue independent research into the sugar industry's public-relations claims. Couzens is currently a senior consultant at the University of Colorado Center for Health Administration and an instructor at the University of Washington School of Dentistry.