is the widow of the late Dr. Robert Atkins. She is Chair of the Board of
Directors of The Dr. Robert C. and Veronica Atkins Foundation. A master
gourmet cook, she is the co-author of the book,
Dr. Atkins’ Quick and Easy New Diet
She established her personal foundation, the Veronica Atkins Foundation, as a means to educate the public and healthcare practitioners on the many benefits of the Atkins Lifestyle.
She also funds a children’s school program called “Life in Action”. A healthy lifestyle program presented with the Canada-based Free the Children youth empowerment organization. She supports several Russian orphanages and writes feature articles on important health topics.
Mrs. Atkins lives in Florida.