Jenna is a registered dietitian (RD) and sports nutritionist. Currently she is the team dietitian for the New York Islanders NHL organization for both the NYI in Long Island and the Bridgeport Sound Tigers in Connecticut (AHL). Prior to joining NYI, Jenna taken the role as Director of Nutrition & Wellness for Cuisine 365, a sports nutrition and wellness catering company. She currently serves as the consulting sports nutritionist for PhysioFitness Associates in regards to Professional golf (PGA Tour golfers), The Vincera Institute, Velocity Sports Peformance – Cherry Hill, private one-on-one high-school, collegiate, and elite athletes, varsity high-school sports teams and school district athletic departments within Philadelphia and the Lehigh Valley. Jenna has completed a Sports Nutrition Professional Development with the Philadelphia Eagles (NFL) and EXOS, formerly Athletes’ Performance. Contributions and assistance to Philadelphia Flyers (NHL), online contributions to QVC, Inc. “In The Kitchen With David”, Gatorade, the Keeper Institute, and The Wounded Warrior Project. She has worked for IMG Academies as a sports nutritionist to high-school and professional athletes in Bradenton, FL – including the US Men’s Soccer U17 National Team, the Penn State Sports Nutrition Clinic, and development of dietary supplements and pediatric nutrition research for Pfizer Nutrition/Pharmaceuticals. Jenna also enjoyed 5 amazing years as the Program Coordinator of Nutrition at Drexel University, in conjuction with the Eat.Right.Now Program for the city of Philadelphia.
Jenna is a graduate of Pennsylvania State University with a BS in Nutrition Science (2005) and completed her accredited Dietetic Internship by the Commission on Dietetic Registration from The College of Saint Elizabeth, Morristown, NJ (2007). Currently, she is a member of the American Dietetic Association, Pennsylvania ADA, the International Society of Sports Nutrition (ISSN), Sports, Cardiovasular, and Wellness Nutritionist (SCAN), and the Collegiate and Professional Sports Dietitian Association (CPSDA).
Currently, Jenna resides in the Greater Philadelphia Area; however, she consults directly with clients in the NYC/DC/NJ areas and via internet/phone around the country.
In her free time, Jenna is passionate about dogs in need — Jenna volunteers her time with a local animal shelter and dog rescue. She has a sporty pit bull named Olivia Hope whom is a rescue dog from the streets of Philadelphia.