QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor of Science, Postgraduate Diploma of Nutrition and Dietetics, Diploma of Education
ACHIEVEMENTS: Balancing a career in nutrition and being a mother of three (now) teenage children
WHY DID YOU PURSUE DIETETICS? A love of food and a fascination with its integral role in health and wellbeing
WHY DID YOU CHOOSE TO WORK AT BODYMATTERS? To be part of a team of professionals dedicated to improving the health of their clients from a holistic perspective.
YOUR FAVOURITE QUOTE: The Desiderata
WHERE DO YOU SEE YOURSELF IN 10 YEARS: Continuing to work and learn in the area of eating disorders.
FAVOURITE SPORTS OR ACTIVITIES: Bike riding, swimming and walking
FAVOURITE HOBBIES OR INTERESTS: Snorkeling and gardening
WHAT IS YOUR SECRET SKILL: A unique laugh
WHO OR WHAT INSPIRES YOU: Nature – getting away from the city and being surrounded by the natural environment is both inspiring and invigorating
WHO WERE YOUR CHILDHOOD HEROES: Marcia Brady (shows my age!)
3 THINGS YOU WOULD TAKE ON A DESERT ISLAND: My husband, an umbrella for shade and a good book
WHAT’S YOUR FAVOURITE INDULGENCE: Chocolate
WHAT IS YOUR FAVOURITE MOVIE: Life is Beautiful
FAVOURITE PLACES TO TRAVEL: I love travelling both within our beautiful country and overseas. The NSW coast and Italy are two of many favourites.
IF YOU DIDN’T PURSUE DIETETICS, WHAT OTHER PROFESSION WOULD YOU PURSUE: Teaching