Nutrition & Wellness

Meg Burnham, MS, RDN, CSSD, LDN, Registered Dietitian

Meg is a Registered Dietitian and Licensed Dietitian  with a Masters in dietetics from NIU.  Meg has been a Nutrition Counselor specializing in nutrition counseling, sports nutrition, food services, and clinical nutrition services.  In addition to her weight management and sports nutrition specialization, Meg helps clients with nutrition issues related to cardiovascular health, diabetes, nutrition as a preventative medicine, sports nutrition, and healthy cooking.

Graduate-level dietetic interns provide one-on-one consultations and nutrition education for all campus recreation nutrition and nutrition-related programs.  Interns are under the supervision of a registered dietitian and the Assistant Director for Fitness and Wellness.  Dietetic interns complete 944 hours of internship experience in food service, clinical, and community practice.  Campus Recreation provides 60 hours towards the completion of each intern's community site rotation.  Upon completion of the total internship experience, interns are eligible to sit for the Registered Dietetics examination.

Spring 2015 Staff :                                   

Rachel McBride

Katy Lyons

Dani Saubert

Jodi Hoppensteadt

Alicia Powell

Ellen Ratliff

Hannah Degen