Meet Noemi Jimenez, aspiring dietetic student, who knows the power of dreaming big and demonstrating perseverance. She is rocking the student dietetic world and making big leaps and bounds. Read on to learn more about Noemi and her future goal of helping low-income families gain valuable nutritional care. – Sarah
Kristina Todini is a student powerhouse. She defines the words: self-starter, doer, and achiever. During her undergrad, she originally reached out to me, since I’m on the executive committee for Nutrition Entrepreneur’s Dietetic Practice group, and proposed to organize and write a quarterly student e-newsletter. The student e-newsletter was a hit with all our members. Her motivation, determination, and talent will take her very far in her career. I’m extremely excited to see how she will positively enhance our profession. She’s off to a great start. Read on to learn more about Kristina’s current endeavors. – Sarah
Meet Kim Denkhaus, MS, RD, LD, a jack-of-all-“traits”. She has combined her passion for private practice and her love of clinical by working the best of both worlds and finding a happy balance between the two. – Sarah
Our dietetic profession has come a long way! Today, we celebrate our successes and how we, as a profession of nutrition experts, can enrich the health of our clients. NutritionJobs is honoring our work by promoting a campaign during the month of March, for National Nutrition Month, showing all dietetic professionals in their work environment. Photos of DTR’s with their patients, dietetic students and interns in the classroom, Registered Dietitian Nutritionists with their clients, hospital co-workers, in the lab, at a desk, teaching, coaching, counseling, blogging, cooking, grocery shopping, researching, photographing food, etc. Me, with my many computers and electronics!
Interested in onsite wellness clinics? Lisa Eaton Wright, MS RDN LDN, knows how to motivate employees at her local community college. Read on to learn more about consulting, wellness, public speaking and innovative ideas to help her client. – Sarah
Carolyn Hatch is an aspiring RDN currently attending a didactic program who also owns her own Marketing and Consulting firm. She’s using her knowledge of PR/Marketing to enhance her future endeavors as a nutrition professional so that she ultimately inspires healthy lifestyles in everyone. Carolyn is a wonderful example of how anyone can start their dream job during any stage of the educational process. Read on to learn how Carolyn’s drive, determination, and creativity contribute to her success. – Sarah
I met Marina Chaparro, RD, CDE, MPH, at FNCE 2014 in Atlanta and we instantly connected. Her energy, passion, and smile immediately grabbed my attention and we began to talk. I was thrilled to learn about all her successful endeavors from starting a Spanish-speaking children’s center focused on diabetes to being an Academy Spokesperson and more. Read on to learn how Marina inspires families to improve their health and wellness and uses her media skills to get her message to the masses. – Sarah
Meet communications guru, Diane Quagliani, MBA, RDN, LDN, who knows business and PR inside and out. Learn how Diane has combined her knowledge of communications with her passion for food and nutrition to have a successful, self-employed career for over 16 years! – Sarah