I have two children. Favorite hobbies are exercising, hiking and cross-stitch. Favorite comic: Peanuts! Color: purple. Food: anything Italian and cheesecake! When I have free time I like to hang out in the gym and hike.
B.S. in Home Economics from Arizona State University in 1980. R.D. from Emory University and Medical School, Atlanta, GA in 1981. M.S. in Physical Education from Arizona State University in 1988. Specialty areas are health, wellness and sports nutrition.
GLENDALE COMMUNITY COLLEGE
Teaching since 1986. Classes include Introductory Nutrition (FON 100), Healthful Living (HES100), First Aid & CPR (HES 154) Professional Applications of Fitness Principles (PED 112), Personal Wellness (WED100), Sports Nutrition for Fitness Professionals (PED146), Weight management for Fitness Professionals (PED 147) Nutrition Principles for Personal Trainers (FON 105) and Introduction to the Nutrition and Dietetics Professions (FON125).
I coached the Women's Tennis Team from 1990-96.
I was the GCC Employee Wellness Program Coordinator from 1987-2003.
PREVIOUS RELATED WORK EXPERIENCE
Registered Dietitian at Maryvale Samaritan Hospital from 1981- 89.
Sports Nutrition Consultant for the Phoenix Suns Basketball Team from 1988-90.
Sports Nutrition and Fitness/Wellness Consultant for various sports teams, highschools and gyms throughout metro Phoenix since 1990.