Beth Rose is co-founder and Board Chair of the Alaska Eating Disorders Alliance. She is a lifelong Alaskan with over 30 years of non-profit management, fund development, public relations, finance skills, and strategic planning. She is passionate about her work with AKEDA and its outreach to partners around the state to improve awareness of eating disorders, support for individuals and families, and access to evidence-based treatment. Beth is an active member of the Collaborative for Eating Disorders Organizations and is involved with the national advocacy group Eating Disorders Coalition. Her career before co-founding AKEDA included serving as the Alaska Community Foundation Vice President of Philanthropy and Communications and the UAA Assistant Vice Chancellor for Development. In addition to serving on the board, Beth is an avid photographer.
Beth's slides can be found here - https://www.dropbox.com/scl/fi/5gsht7y79j0mg1u6n916s/20230925_AKEDA_presenentation_AUUF.pdf?rlkey=oepkiz3bdf0d20hwpgrdgnut7&dl=0
Beth recommended a video, which can be found here - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=L3qc6QjfJyc
The link to the AKEDA website (Alaska Eating Disorder Alliance) is https://www.akeatingdisordersalliance.org/
The link to a film AKEDA has produced featuring local Olympic athlete Holly Brooks is: https://www.akeatingdisordersalliance.org/videosathletesanded