Council Members

The President's Council on Sports, Fitness & Nutrition educates, engages, and empowers all Americans to adopt a healthy lifestyle that includes regular physical activity and good nutrition. The Council Co-Chairs listed below have been appointed as Special Government Employees (SGEs).


José Andrés, Culinary Innovator, Educator, and Humanitarian

Elena Delle Donne, WNBA Player and Olympic Gold Medalist

President Joseph Biden appointed the following individuals to be Members of the President’s Council on Sports, Fitness & Nutrition for a term of 2 years.


Maribel Campos Rivera, Physician, Researcher, and Professor

Tamika Catchings, Olympic Gold Medalist, Former WNBA Player, and Sports Analyst

Ayesha Curry, Chef, Restaurateur, and Nonprofit Founder

Stephen Curry, NBA Player, Nonprofit Founder, and Lifestyle Brand Founder

Jon Feinman, CEO of a Social Justice Organization

Tina Flournoy, Attorney and Former Political Advisor

Jose Garces, Chef and Entrepreneur

J. Nadine Gracia, Public Health Leader and Physician

Meg Ham, Food Retailer and Executive

Kahina Haynes, Executive, Educator, and Arts Activist

Ryan Howard, Former MLB Player, Author, and Philanthropist

Martin E. Ingelsby, College Basketball Coach

Barbie Izquierdo, Social Justice Advocate, Food Insecurity Expert, and Public Speaker

Ben Jacobs, Chef and Restaurateur

Chloe Kim, Snowboarder and Olympic Gold Medalist

Chaunte Lowe, Olympic Bronze Medalist, Author, and Motivational Speaker

Viviana Martinez-Bianchi, Physician, Professor, and Latinx Health Advisor

Elana Meyers Taylor, American Bobsledder and Olympic Silver Medalist

Dariush Mozaffarian, Cardiologist, Professor, and Researcher

Kim Ng, MLB Executive

Allison O'Toole, Nonprofit Executive and Anti-hunger Champion

Oluwaferanmi Oyedeji Okanlami, Physician, Professor, and Adaptive Sport Advocate

Laura Ricketts, MLB Franchise Owner, LGBTQ Advocate, and Attorney

Stefany Shaheen, Advocate, Business Leader, and Author

Billy Shore, Nonprofit Founder, Anti-hunger Leader, and Former Political Advisor

Michael Solomonov, Chef, Restaurateur, and Author

Melissa Stockwell, Veteran, Paralympian, and Motivational Speaker


Rayhaan Merani