Steph Ng Founder and project manager

To contact Steph for speaking and interview opportunities, visit:  www.muscle-upmunchkin.com

To contact Steph for speaking and interview opportunities, visit: www.muscle-upmunchkin.com

Steph founded Body Banter in 2017 after realizing the powerful role that discussion and advocacy played in her own eating disorder recovery journey. Through providing opportunities for community-building, advocacy and open discussion, she hopes that Body Banter can amplify the voices of young people and empower them to be the driving forces behind creating a more accepting and accommodating world.


Isabella Mason Banter-bassador and columnist

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Isabella is a student at at the North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics. As a Body Banter columnist, she shares the things that she has learned along her recovery journey, especially with regards to balancing adolescence, school, and healing.

She co-leads the Body Banter chapter at NCSSM, organizing weekly meetings and working to bring body image advocacy events to her campus.


Molly Warren Banter-bassador and columnist

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Molly currently studies at East Mecklenburg High School in Charlotte, NC. In her Body Banter column, she discusses moments that have helped her rediscover what a healthy relationship with food and movement mean through the use of narrative, poetry and artwork.

As a Banter-bassador, she leads the East Meck chapter of Body Banter and shares her club’s work on Facebook (EM Body Banter) and Instagram (@embodybanter). She is also developing the content for the Banter Basics modules, which serve as introductory curriculums for Body Banter discussion groups.


Katie Butler Banter-bassador and columnist

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Katie is a senior at Belmont University in Nashville, TN. As a Body Banter columnist, she uses artwork and storytelling to share her reflections about her relationship with her body.

As a Banter-bassador, she works to spread awareness about hidden diet culture messages in everyday life and publishes her thoughts on our online platforms.


Molly Monsour Banter-bassador and columnist

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 Molly M. is currently a Neuroscience and Psychology student at Duke University. In her column, she shares her insights and reflections that she has gained along her recovery journey.

As a Banter-bassador, she is working to start a Body Banter chapter in Germany during her travel abroad program.


Zoe Eagan Banter-bassador

Zoe is currently studying at the North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics.

As a Banter-bassador, she co-leads the NCSSM chapter with Isabella, coordinating weekly meetings and opening up the discussion about body image issue through advocacy events on campus.