About Fred Opie

Dr. Fred Opie is an athlete turned innovative educator, speaker, author, and host of the Fred Opie Show. He is also a Babson College Professor of History and Foodways who unpacks history to positively impact the future. Fred is passionate about unpacking college myths most people cannot afford to ignore such as you have to go to prestige institutions to build wealth; where you go to school doesn’t matter; the degree you get doesn’t matter.

Fred Opie has appeared on or in:

    • Syracuse University PhD.
    • Harvard University Post Doctoral Fellow
    • Appearances on PBS, NPR, BBC and in Oprah MagazineNew York TimesWashington Post
    • Author of Seminal Books in Food History