Andrea Conner, MPH, RD, CDE, CPT holds a Masters in Public Health from UCLA where she received the DeBenedictis Fellowship for excellence in Public Health and Nutritional Sciences for two consecutive years. Her clinical experience includes UCLA’s Gonda Diabetes Center where she served as Diabetes Education Program Director. Andrea has two Bachelor degrees, one in Dietetics and one in Nutrition and Physical Fitness, from the University of Missouri. She holds specialty certificates in Adult Weight Management and is a Certified Diabetes Educator.
Andrea is also a Certified Personal Fitness Trainer and is a Subject Matter Expert for the American Council on Exercise. A former University of Missouri collegiate gymnast, Andrea remains passionate about fitness. She especially enjoys running, ballroom dancing and yoga. Andrea competed in the 2002 Kona Marathon as a member of “Team Diabetes” and has organized numerous teams for JDRF walks. She has received fundraising awards for her efforts in these organizations. Andrea can be reached via e-mail at email@example.com.