Buck Runyan MS, MFT, LPC CEDSs, has over twenty-five years of practice in counseling and 19 years of experience in the treatment of eating disorders. Formerly a Program Director for Remuda Ranch and Chief Operations Officer/Clinical Director with the Center for Discovery he has been a national speaker and workshop facilitator on a vast array of eating disorder and family therapy related topics. He has served on the Board of Directors of iaedp™ since 2011, is the current President of the Board of Directors for 2013-2014 and is a Fellow of iaedp. His credentials include those as a California Marriage and Family Therapist, an Arizona Licensed Professional Counselor, and an IAEDP Certified Eating Disorder Specialist and Supervisor. Buck’s Alma Mater is California Baptist University where he completed a Master of Science degree in Counseling Psychology. Buck current holds a private practice in Redlands, CA providing services for individuals with eating disorders, bariatric surgery, and in need of family counseling.