Robyn O’Brien

Founder of Allergy Kids

Robyn O’Brien authored “The Unhealthy Truth: How Our Food Is Making Us Sick and What We Can Do About It.” A former food industry analyst and mother of four, Robyn brings insight, compassion and detailed analysis to her research into the impact that the global food system is having on the health of our children. She founded and was named by Forbes as one of “20 Inspiring Women to Follow on Twitter.” The New York Times has passionately described her as “Food’s Erin Brockovich” and her work has been critically-acclaimed by Dr. Oz, Dr. Bob Sears, Robert F. Kennedy, Jr., Erin Brockovich, Yoko Ono and others. You can learn more at

Robyn’s work has most recently been seen in Food, Inc., filmmaker Robert Kenner’s 2023 video, Labels Matter, and with Jamie Oliver’s Food Revolution. She also authors a popular column on Prevention’s site called Inspired Bites.