Laura is from California and is currently working on her registered dietician certification at UT Austin. She received a bachelor’s degree in psychology from the University of California, San Diego and has over four years of experience working with eating disorders and obesity research. Her interest in nutrition began while working as a behavioral coach for children and parents participating in an obesity intervention program. She is passionate about community wellness and making nutrition education accessible to everyone. Laura recently joined the WeViva team and is excited to teach nutrition classes and share her knowledge about healthy lifestyle modifications. During her free time, Laura can be found running around Town Lake, reading at a local coffee shop, and exploring all the things Austin has to offer.


Laura Torres teaches Nutrition class on alternating Thursdays at Trails at the Park Apts