Michael Aviad

Michael Aviad is co-founder of ASweetLife.  He was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in 2002.  Michael was born in Santa Barbara and grew up in Jerusalem.  He studied law and after passing his bar exam went on to get an MBA with a major in finance.  Michael worked for many years as an economist.  He and his wife Jess, also a type 1 diabetic, have three sons.  Michael loves to run and is always training for the next marathon.  To date he has completed eleven half-marathons and seven marathons.  When he’s not running, Michael enjoys spending time with family.  He is a regular culinary contributor to ASweetLife.

Michael writes the blog Diabetes – It’s an Endurance Sport

Follow Michael on Twitter (@michaelaviad)