Alexa McDonald, RD, CDN is a Registered Dietitian-Nutritionist (RDN), 200 Hour RYT Certified Yoga Instructor, and owner of Expert Nutrition & Wellness (ENW) based out of Hoboken, NJ. Full-time, Alexa works with Gourmet Dining, LLC, a Compass Group company, to ensure college students have access to nutritious foods and nourish their bodies with proper nutrition while living on campus. After obtaining her Bachelor’s degree in Dietetics from the University of Maryland, College Park, Alexa went on to complete her dietetic internship and obtain her Masters of Science in Foods & Nutrition from New York University.
With experience in both clinical and foodservice settings, she works with clients and students to meet their individual health goals in the areas of Medical Nutrition Therapy, sports nutrition, eating disorders, weight management, and food allergies.
In addition to nutrition services, she also provides both group and individual yoga instruction. As an avid runner and self-proclaimed foodie, Alexa is most often praised by her clients for her ability to “fit in the good stuff." Her personal and company mission is to assist clients, teams, and families in creating a balance between eating healthy and enjoying life, while giving them the tools to accomplish their health and fitness goals. In 2016, she is excited to complete her Certified Specialist in Sports Dietetics (CSSD) certification and work with new clients that challenge and teach her everyday. Follow her on Twitter and Instagram @BeBalancedRD or email her at Expertnutritionandwellness@gmail.com.