9/1/2012: Employee Health & Diversity


We all seem to have to deal with stress in the workplace at one time or another, and we’ve talked before about how stress effects your health in so many ways. Dealing with workplace stresst can be compounded when there are cultural differences that come in to play. The Multicultural Foodservice & Hospitality Alliance (MFHA) was created to help food-service businesses recognize, educate and work with all parties involved in helping alleviate many of these stressors.

Frustrated At Work

Gizelle and Laurie were joined by Gerry Fernandez, MFHA Founder and President and Andre Howell, Vice President of Operations who explore ways to view the stresses of the workplace through cultural intelligence and multicultural perspectives.


Rob is a Specialist in Fitness Nutrition, certified by the ISSA and is currently pursing a nutritional sciences degree with plans on becoming a Registered Dietitian. He is also a member of the Obesity Action Coalition and a volunteer for the Weight Loss Surgery Foundation of America. As a personal nutritional coach with Positively Healthy, Rob helps his clients make small, realistic changes to their eating and exercise habits that add up to positively healthy results.

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