Chevese Turner, Founder, President and CEO
Binge Eating Disorder Association (BEDA)
Chevese Turner founded BEDA in June 2008 recognizing the need for an organization to advocate on behalf individuals affected by binge eating disorder and the providers who treat them. A lifetime of living with binge eating disorder and a well-rounded career in the health care, pharmaceutical, political, and non-profit arenas performing a variety of leadership roles prepared Turner to launch BEDA. She is also managing director and co-founder of Pershing Turner Centers, an eating disorder recovery outpatient clinic with locations in Ann Arbor, Michigan, and Annapolis, Maryland.