About

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). She currently serves as the consulting sports nutritionist for The Vincera Institute and Velocity Sports Peformance – Cherry Hill. Jenna accepts 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. 

Prior work experience includes Director of Nutrition & Wellness for Cuisine 365, Virtua Health Weight Loss & Wellness Center as an Outpatient RD, Drexel University as Program Coordinator of Nutrition for Eat.Right.Now.,  PhysioFitness Associates in regards to professional golf (PGA Tour Players), IMG Academies – 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 has completed a Sports Nutrition Professional Development with the Philadelphia Eagles (NFL) and EXOS. Additional experience includes Wounded Warrior Project, Gatorade, Philadelphia Flyers, the Taylor Hooton Foundation, the Keeper Institute, and many other wonderful opportunities.

As an avid runner, Jenna has participated in several marathons; therefore, ensuring sports nutrition is a part of her daily training and lifestyle.

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.

 

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