Meet our great team.
Meet our great team.
The Macrobiotic Association is a voluntary organisation made up of a group of elected directors and the membership. We represent a broad spectrum of macrobiotics and aim to be a positive, harmonious, constructive group when working with other macrobiotic organisations, teachers, schools and individuals.
Our Directors: Simon Brown, Ariel Perea Diaz, Anna Mackenzie, Marion Price, Valentina Deva Ray and Shirley Roach.
Simon is the author of Modern Day Macrobiotics and Macrobiotics For Life and a macrobiotic practitioner, macrobiotic consultant and macrobiotic teacher living in London UK.
ARIEL PEREA DIAZ
Ariel, a practising architect, has been involved in the world of macrobiotics and wellbeing for several years. Ariel is actively involved in the activities of the association, and now looks after association memberships.
Anna has been teaching, catering for events and retreats and leading workshops in Macrobiotic cooking and nutrition, home-remedies, yoga, shiatsu, healing, movement, philosophy and Interior Alignment for over 30 years in many countries.
Passionate about nature, the environment and creating a more just and peaceful world, Marion sees that a macrobiotic way of life is an important part of the way forward for people and planet.
Melanie Waxman is considered a pioneer in the field of nutrition, macrobiotics, food energetics, and holistic health. She has spent 4 decades practising integrated therapies and has helped clients from all over the world including well-known musicians, politicians, actors and top business leaders.
Secretary and Newsletter Editor
Filipa is a Macrobiotics and Qi Gung teacher and macrobiotic consultant in Lisbon. She teaches in Museum of the Orient and in Escola Macrobiótica and on Simon Brown’s online annual macrobiotic courses. With Simon, she developed the Macrobiotic Survey, researching the lifestyle and health of 600 macrobiotic people.
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