All Kinds of News for February 14, 2018
Gem Academy is proud to announce Britney Fiandra, MS, RDN has joined the team as the new Registered Dietitan and Culinary Director. Native to New Jersey, Britney traded her ocean breezes for the desert sunshine to join the Gem Academy team. Her passion for nutrition was fueled after observing the correlation of daily food choices to overall health. Britney earned her Bachelors degree in Culinary Nutrition from Johnson & Wales University, where she mastered the art of preparing healthy foods in a delicious manner. Continuing her studies, she completed her Dietetic Internship and Masters degree in Nutrition and Physical Performance at Saint Louis University.
Throughout her career, Britney has carried her aspiration to inspire others in the community by leading culinary nutrition classes in schools and outpatient centers. In addition, she has done training in health resorts, weight-loss facilities, and athletic complexes from coast to coast, where she developed effective tools to optimize the nutrition and weight status of her clients. She specializes in designing customized nutrition plans based on an individual’s genetics, environment, and medical background. Her creative and comprehensive approach helps catapult her clients towards reaching their goals.
About Gem Academy
Gem Academy located in Scotsdale, AZ is the nation's only solution based treatment program for overweight and obese adolescent girls. The format is that of a boarding school with a curriculum inclusive of high school general studies, nutrition and culinary, fitness, therapy, community service and experiential learning.