h care provider and administrative professional. -Articulate and personable practitioner with highly developed interpersonal, analytical and problem solving skills. -Passionate about nutrition, health promotion and menu design/ meal preparation.
Healthy Ever After Nutritional Consultants, Providence, RI
-Provided medical nutrition therapy, diabetes education and weight-loss counseling to patients. -Maintained patient records utilizing KaiZen RD electronic medical record software. -Assisted with marketing and promotion efforts to help build the company's patient caseload.
Operations Assistant/ Certified Lactation Counselor (August 2008 - January 2013)
Bellani Maternity, Warwick, RI
-Served as the company representative to local Obstetrics/ Gynecology and Pediatric offices in order to obtain new customers for Bellani Maternity's wide-array of upscale products and services. -Managed daily operations, dealt with customers and supported and worked with the management to motivate growth. -Provided lactation counseling to breastfeeding patrons.
WIC Nutritionist/ Certified Lactation Counselor (June 2010 - January 2012)
Tri-Town Community Action Agency, Johnston, RI
-Provided nutrition counseling to WIC clients and their children ages newborn to 5 years old. -Completed administrative tasks such as allocating grant funds, assisting with agency budget allocation, and data management of agency case-load. -Supervised a support staff of 8.
Pharmacy Technician (August 2006 - August 2008)
CVS Pharmacy, Johnston, RI
-Processed prescriptions from Physicians and Veterinarians. -Prepared and refilled drug prescriptions and medications. -Dealt with insurance providers on daily basis to fix billing and reimbursements. -Managed patient drug information.
Licensed Dietitian/ Nutritionist, Rhode Island Department of Health, issued 2012.
Education and Training
Master of Food and Nutrition, Food and Nutrition/ Dietetic Internship
Bowling Green State University, 2012, Bowling Green, OH
Courses included: Pathophysiology, Medical Nutrition Therapy, Biochemistry of Micro/ Macronutrients, Research Methods, Statistics, etc. Conducted a study titled "Weight Loss on WIC: Assessing the Level of Interest and Weight Loss Success When A Weight Loss Program is Offered to Mother's receiving Benefits from the Women, Infants and Children Program."
Bachelor of Science, Nutrition and Dietetics
University of Rhode Island, 2010, Kingston, RI
Courses included: Micro/ Macronutrients, Nutrition and Disease, Food Science/ Culinary Arts, Anatomy/ Physiology, Biochemistry, Psychology, etc.
Bachelor of Science, Biological Sciences
University of Rhode Island, 2008, Kingston, RI
Minor in Business Administration Courses included: Medical Microbiology, Organic Chemistry, General Chemistry, Physiology of Exercise, Biology in Society, Consumer Behavior, Marketing, Accounting, Economics, Finance, etc.