Janet is the Registered Dietitian at Jenny Craig. In her role, Janet serves as a resource to all departments, weaving together the most up-to-date nutrition science from an ever-evolving field along with practical, innovative strategies.
Prior to joining Jenny Craig, Janet developed a passion for weight management as a front-line dietitian at Scripps Clinic Center for Weight Management, a leading medically-supervised weight management center. There she worked closely with some of the country's top obesity clinicians to help treat thousands of individuals struggling with obesity-related conditions.
Outside of weight management, Janet has over 25 years of RD experience in various settings including hospital, clinic and community, and has taught a variety of nutrition courses at universities.
Janet graduated from Cornell University with a BS in Food and Nutrition. She then obtained an MS in Nutrition from Hunter College in New York City and shortly after, her Registered Dietitian credentials. She is also a Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE) and understands the challenges for those with diabetes to lose weight. To expand her skills and knowledge base, she has obtained Certificate of Training in both Adult Weight Management and Child/Adolescent Weight Management. Janet stays current in the field and is an active member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AND), American Academy of Diabetes Educators (AADE), American Diabetes Association (ADA), and the Obesity Society.