Dr. Sonia Hartunian is the Director of Nutrition Science & Advocacy at DSM Nutritional Products and has been a leader in the food and nutrition industry for over 20 years. In her current role, she works with customers to develop nutrition strategies, translate science, and helps develop and substantiated claims. Dr. Hartunian has been a leader on several executive boards and private-public-partnerships and currently serves on committees within ILSI, GMA, and IFIC. In prior positions, Dr. Hartunian worked in product develop, marketing, and nutrition communications at Mars, Inc., Ideas to Go, and Mondelez Intl. and was an Associate Professor at the College of Saint Elizabeth.