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About the Owner

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Jessica M. Kelly, RDN, LDN

Jessica is the owner and registered dietitian nutritionist here at Nutrition That Heals, LLC. She started her dietetics career working in acute care where she gained a great deal of invaluable experience, learning all about different disease states and their appropriate nutrition interventions. She then worked in long term care where she was able to develop her skills and knowledge base dealing with the elderly population. Following long term care, she worked as an outpatient dialysis dietitian, working with patients to help them eat their best for their kidney failure and often other health conditions (diabetes, heart disease, etc.). She then made the jump back to be an inpatient clinical dietitian. There, she was able to work with patients with strokes, cancer, orthopedic issues, as well as the pediatric population.

 

During her most recent time working as an inpatient clinical dietitian, a great opportunity presented itself and it was a great way to move into focusing more on her dream of opening a private practice. She currently works full time as a contract dietitian with Dietitians on Demand conducting 1:1 nutrition counseling sessions while also working with clients here at Nutrition That Heals, LLC. ​She has been grateful enough to know how powerful good nutrition can be, but after being diagnosed with endometriosis in March 2022, she had to fully focus on the importance of anti-inflammatory foods, proper hydration, and self-care. This diagnosis motivated her to put pen to paper and get her business started - she wanted to teach what she had learned to others - food should be nourishing. Jessica wants to show you how you can heal with good nutrition, and feel your absolute best!

In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her boyfriend (Bernard), cat (Gary), and golden retriever (Lola), reading, playing with makeup, and cooking dinners in her and her boyfriend's new home. ​​

Credentials

Professional Licensure

Professional Volunteer Experience

  • 2023-2024 | Director of Sponsorship for Nutrition Entrepreneurs Dietetic Practice Group (NE DPG)

  • 2022-2023 | Incoming Director of Sponsorship for NE DPG

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