Terese “Tee” Tande is the founder of Wholesome Health Promotion (WHP) which she created in December 2016 goal is to encourage people in rural and marginalized communities in Cameroon to live an active and healthy lifestyle thereby preventing lifestyle diseases such as diabetes and high blood pressure that are on the rise.
She is also the founder of the Cooking with Terese (CWT) show that promotes healthy cooking and eating. CWT is Terese’s platform to engage and inspire the public towards a healthier lifestyle.
Terese is also behind the hugely successful CWT-inspired organic/dry spices range of products called Tee’s Taste™ which include the Organic Fish Spice Mix (“Fish Smix”) and the Stew and Chicken Spice Mix (“Stew and Chicken Smix”).
Terese has a B.Sc. in Public Health (with a focus on Health Promotion/Wellness and Fitness) from Northern Illinois University, in DeKalb, IL, USA. She also holds a Level One National Administrator Certification for long-term care administrators.
Terese has worked in the health field in various capacities for over a decade. She is currently an Operations Coordinator(Supervisor) for Outpatient Rehabilitation and Referrals for Northwestern Medicine in the greater Chicago area where she manages a team of over 30 Specialists and two Team Leads who provide patient access services to nine acute hospitals and over 20 outpatient sites.
Without doubt, promoting a healthier lifestyle for everyone is at the center of Tee’s work, be it through CWT or WHP.