About Me

Paula is the Registered Dietitian Nutritionist behind the blog "The Junk Food Nutritionist."

Paula has a Bachelor’s of Science in Nutrition from Cedar Crest College. Additionally, she completed graduate-level nutrition courses as part of an ACEND-accredited dietetic internship, as required to become a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist.

Registration and Licensure
Paula passed the registration examination on her first try. After becoming a Registered Dietitian Nutritonist with the national Committee on Dietetic Registration, Paula became a Licensed Dietitian Nutritionist in the state of Pennsylvania.

Paula is also studying to become a Certified Nutrition Support Clinician.

Paula is currently working as a food service supervisor and dietitian for a combination rehabilitation facility and nursing home. Prior to that, Paula worked in a variety of environments, including biology and microbiology labs, nursing home food service, college food service, summer camps, and an organic farm.


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