Since 1999 Angela has been working as a Professional (Registered) Sports Dietitian within the health/wellness, high performance sports and foodservice industries in Nova Scotia and abroad. As a recent Board Certified Specialist in Sports Dietetics (CSSD) from the Commission on Dietetics Registration, she is one of 6 in Canada to hold this specialist credential in Sports Nutrition.
Angela graduated with her Nutrition degree (BSCHE), in 1995 from Mount Saint Vincent University (MSVU) and completed her Masters degree in Adult Education (MEd) also from MSVU. Angela is a graduate from the inaugural International Olympic Committee’s (IOC) Graduate Diploma in Sports Nutrition program, December 2007 and is a Level 2 Anthropometrist, certified by the International Society of Anthropometry Kinetics, and has a thorough understanding of body composition assessment.
Angela currently owns and operates Nutrition in Action, Bedford, NS, a private counselling and nutrition services practice and has authored and published: PowerFUEL Food, Planning Meals for Maximum Performance.
Professional experience includes:
Canadian Sports Centre Atlantic, Performance Dietitian and Nutrition Lead with Own the Podium
Canada Summer and Winter Games, 2009/2011
Molson Canadian Hockey House, 2010 Vancouver Winter Olympics
Angela is frequently featured on CTV New at Five, CTV Morning Live, Global TV, as well as in Chatelaine Magazine, Canadian Health Magazine and various local radio and print.