Jessika is a registered dietitian since 2010. She is a certified eating disorders dietitian supervisor (CEDRD-S), a certified specialist in sports dietetics (CSSD) with over a decade of experience in the field of health and wellness. Prior to working with DietitiansABQ, she served as the lead dietitian at Sandia National Laboratories, as an associate professor at the University of New Mexico, and as a clinical dietitian at Lovelace Women’s Hospital.
Jessika holds a bachelor’s degree in biology from the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs and a bachelor’s and master’s in nutrition from the University of New Mexico. Jessika was recognized as the 2011 Young Dietitian of the Year through the New Mexico Dietetic Association. Jessika enjoys public speaking and has done so in several settings including speaking at corporate events, the New Mexico Dietetic Association Annual Conference, and TedxABQ Main Event. Check out her TEDx talk- “A Healthy Cause to Find a Healthy You.”
When she isn’t working you will likely find her somewhere in the mountains with a cup of coffee in hand.