America's Healthiest Grocery Stores: Meet Our Judges
To come up with our winning chains, our expert panel reviewed the 35 largest food retailers across the country.
Who helped us choose the best? We turned to these top health experts and foodies:
Kate Geagan, MS, RD, is a nutrition consultant to companies and author of Go Green, Get Lean: Trim Your Waistline with the Ultimate Low Carbon Diet.
Alan Greene, MD, is a clinical professor of pediatrics at Stanford University School of Medicine, president of The Organic Center, and author of Raising Baby Green.
Frances Largeman-Roth, RD, is the senior food and nutrition editor at Health. Her first book, Feed the Belly, an eating guide for expectant moms, will be published in spring 2009.
Linda McDonald, MS, RD, is a dietitian-nutritionist and owner of Supermarket Savvy, a resource for health and culinary professionals.
Christine Palumbo, RD, is a nutritionist who serves on the American Dietetic Association Board of Directors.
Lisa R. Pawloski, PhD, is chair of the department of global and community health at George Mason University’s College of Health and Human Services.