Katie Regittko (they/them), Co-Chair
Major: Sociology major; Medical Anthropology and Health and Society double minor
Class Year: Junior
I embody because: Marginalized individuals are more likely to experience an eating disorder but less likely to receive a diagnosis or treatment -- that must and can change.
Fun fact: I'm a member of Healthy Heels Ambassadors and work with an organization called Trans Folx Fighting Eating Disorders when I'm not loving on Embody Carolina.
Zeynep Yilmaz, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor
UNC Center of Excellence for Eating Disorders
Hometown: Izmir, Turkey & Toronto, Canada
Life Soundtrack: "Soul Meets Body" by Death Cab for Cutie
Favorite Quote: "Pick your battles wisely" - Unknown
Spirit Animal: Most definitely a cat
Celebrity Look-a-like: I am not sure if I have one
Quirky Fear: Bugs of all assortments
Favorite Decade: 1990s, hands down!