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University of Arizona (Dietetics)
Auburn University (Master's)
I am currently Adjunct Faculty for Pima Community College. I teach nutrition classes via lecture, hybrid and fully online for Pima. I have been working there for over 4 years now. I love teaching my students about nutrition and how it works in our bodies. There is more to nutrition than just what "diet" to follow or what to avoid. I like to help my students dispel the myths that are out there. I feel that my 20+ years experience in fitness gives me a great sense of making nutrition practical for everyday use.
I have a Bachelor's in Dietetics from University of Arizona and a Master's in Sports Nutrition from Auburn University. I am also a Certified Strength and Conditioning Coach from the NSCA. I have worked with all types of fitness levels and abilities in my career. I have tutored students before (since it is one area at Pima that does not have tutors designated). I look forward to helping anyone understand nutrition...it can be a complicated subject.
I feel I give a very practical sense to nutrition. I like to think I can explain things in a simpler way to make it more easily understood. Once you understand it, then you can learn it and remember it. I am currently Adjunct Faculty for Pima Community College. I teach nutrition classes via lecture, hybrid and fully online for Pima. I have been working there for over 4 years now. I love teaching my students about nutrition and how it works in our bodies. There is more to nutrition
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I am currently a Certified Strength and Conditioning Coach through the NSCA. I have been certified since 2001. I am also a Human Kinetics Course Reviewer since January 2015. I have 20+ years working in fitness and have worked with beginners all the way up to professional athletes during my career.