Meet our WW program expert

Dr Michelle Celander


Program & Food Content Director at WW, Weight Watchers Reimagined, Australia and New Zealand

Dr Celander is a qualified dietitian and doctorate-level research scientist, responsible for ensuring the integrity of the WW Program and the accuracy of all content created for members.

While most of her career has been spent leading nutrition teams in food companies across the globe, her 17 years’ experience also spans clinical practice, university lecturing, health communications, regulatory affairs and nutrition research.

Michelle is passionate about earning trust through translating credible science into compelling communication and truly helping people reach their health goals.

Mother of two beautiful boys, foodie and yoga junkie, her happy place is by the sea or hiking our beautiful national parks.

WW is a global wellness company and the world's leading commercial weight management program, inspiring millions of people to adopt healthy habits for real life. Through its engaging digital experience and face-to-face group workshops, members follow the liveable and sustainable program that encompasses healthy eating, physical activity, and a helpful mindset. With more than five decades of experience in building communities and deep expertise in behavioural science, WW aims to deliver wellness for all.