Registered Dietitian Nutritionist focused on conducting performance, health, and research-based nutrition consultations and education customized to individuals' specific needs and promoting long-term dietary habits.
Registered with Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
Experienced in nutrition education
Use of skinfold calipers
Urine Specific Gravity testing and evaluation
Performance nutrition: nutrient timing
Performance nutrition: for individuals with dietary restrictions
Medical terminology and EMR system knowledge
Performance Nutrition Manager08/2015 to CurrentWashington State University AthleticsPullman, WA
The main objective is to provide proper nutrition availability and education to student athletes to improve athletic performance, reach individual ideal body compositions, and reduce occurrence of injuries.
An overview of responsibilities include provide nutrition education to athletes in both a one on one and team setting. Daily, I collaborate extensively with interdisciplinary care team to meet the nutritional needs of each athlete. The role requires developing research-based protocols that are evaluated by maintaining up-to-date knowledge with the latest research and trends through extended education and professional development courses.
Fueling Station Manager08/2014 to 06/2015Washington State UniversityPullman, WA
As the initial manger of a new food service operation, the objective of this position was to provide performance-enhancing foods that comply with the Division I, National Collegiate Athletic Association's regulations as well as were accepted by student athletes.
Major responsibilities were product research, selection and procurement, management of fueling station staff and volunteers, management operations, nutrition education, and menu and recipe development.
Sports Performance Intern05/2014 to 08/2014Baylor University AthleticsWaco, TX
This role required devotion to performance nutrition as it related to achieving the goal of earning Big XII Championship titles.
It included, but is not limited to, daily collaboration with strength and conditioning staff members, fueling of football student athletes pre-, during, and post-physical activity, weekly education sessions with Olympic sports, and evaluation and analysis of body composition results via DEXA machine.
Bachelor of Science: Dietetics2014Indiana State UniversityTerre Haute, Indiana