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Whether it’s with one of our dedicated, registered dietitians or in conjunction with one of our partner organizations, your unique needs will be cared for every step of the way.

OUR TEAM IS YOUR TEAM.

Our team of dynamic, licensed, registered dietitians have extensive clinical and behavioral counseling experience. Through personalized, insightful, hands-on nutrition counseling and programming, they’ll empower you to make sustainable lifestyle changes.

Alison Kaufman, MS, RD

Alison received a Bachelor of Science and master’s degree in Clinical Nutrition from Boston University. She’s a member of the Multi-Service Eating Disorder Association and attends regular training around eating disorders.

Alison Tonsmeire, CEDRD
Clinical Training Coordinator

Alison received her master’s degree in Nutrition from Boston University. She serves as Pediatric Nutrition Consultant for Beacon Hill Nursery School and is a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, the Multidisciplinary Eating Disorder Association and the Massachusetts Dietetic Association.

Amy Gardner, MS, CEDRD, LDN
Owner

Amy is founder and owner of Metrowest Nutrition. She received her Bachelor of Science in Clinical Nutrition at UNH and went on to pursue a master’s degree from NYU, while also completing a dietetic internship at the Bronx VA Medical Center.

Anne Mittnacht, CEDRD-S

Anne received her Master of Public Health and Nutrition at The University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill. She’s a Certified Eating Disorders Registered Dietitian and a member of the Multi-Service Eating Disorder Association and the International Association of Eating Disorder Professionals.

Emily Emilio, MSW
Client Care Coordinator

Emily earned her bachelor’s degree from Emmanuel College. She went on to receive a Master in Social Work at UConn, with a concentration in Policy Practice. As Client Care Coordinator, Emily ensures you get all your needs met in a timely manner.

Enjely Mora, MS, RD

Enjely is a first-generation Dominican American and is currently one of a few bilingual dietitians in Massachusetts. She was born and raised in the Northshore area of Massachusetts. Prior to joining the nutrition field, Enjely joined and proudly served in the United States Marine Corps

Jamie Dannenberg, MS, RD

Jamie received her bachelor’s degree from the College of Wooster, where she also completed the Coordinated Program in Dietetics. She received her Master in Food and Nutrition at Framingham State University.

Jennifer Drohan, M.Ed, RD

Jenn studied nutrition as an undergrad at UNH. She then went on to complete a master’s degree in Nutrition Education at Framingham State College, where she also completed a dietetic internship.

Jennifer Ong
Office Assistant

Jennifer is originally from the Philippines and studies journalism at the University of San Francisco. She is highly organized, friendly and enjoys creating a welcoming space for our clients. She lives in the Greater Boston area with her husband and their cat, Miso.

Jill Merrigan, MS, RD

Jill completed her dietetic internship at Simmons College and a master’s degree in Applied Nutrition from Northeastern University. She also completed the Leadership Education Adolescent Health Fellowship at Boston Children’s Hospital and is a member of the Multi-Service Eating Disorder Association.

Joanna Bunker, LICSW
Psychotherapist

Joanna has a demonstrated history of working in the individual, group, and family treatment services industry through a Health At Every Size (HAES), intersectional, attachment, neurobiological-informed, and trauma-focused lens.

Juliana Sampaio, MS, RD

Juliana is extremely passionate about working with the pediatric population and has been fortunate enough to work with kids and adolescents in various settings. She also enjoys providing nutrition education to all ages as well as helping clients get creative in the kitchen.

Kate Giles, MS, RD

Kate completed her master’s degree and dietetic internship through the Coordinated Program in Dietetics at Framingham State University. She’s gained extensive experience as an inpatient, outpatient and community dietitian Lowell General Hospital.

Katelyn Castro, MS, RD

Katelyn received her bachelor’s degree in Dietetics from Syracuse University and her master’s degree in Nutrition Science at Tufts University. She completed a dietetic internship at Tufts Medical Center and had further training through the Leadership Education Adolescent Health Fellowship at Boston Children’s Hospital.

Kim Beck, Billing Manager

Kim has over 20 years of experience in healthcare billing and offers organized expertise that we couldn’t live without. She’s worked with numerous behavioral health organizations and individual practitioners, developing billing systems, revenue cycle management and credentialing.

Laura Foresta, RD, LDN

Laura has over 20 years of experience working with clients around behavior change. She compassionately guides her clients through a natural change process, respecting all aspects of their health and wellbeing.

Meaghan Alexander, MS, RD

Meaghan earned her bachelor’s degree from The Catholic University of America. She went on to complete her master’s degree in Food and Nutrition through the Coordinated Program in Dietetics at Framingham State University.

Nikki Simone, MS, RD

Nikki earned her undergraduate degree from Hobart & William Smith Colleges. She then attended Simmons College and became a registered dietitian. Nikki is also an active member of the Multi-Service Eating Disorder Association.

OUR PARTNERS HELP COMPLETE YOUR CARE.

We collaborate with a number of professionals and organizations in the area to ensure you receive any services that may be outside of our professional scope. Your successful journey to a healthy life is our priority. These are just a few organizations we work with to provide optimal care to our clients. We’re happy to provide referrals to organizations not yet listed here:

  • Multi-Service Eating Disorder Association (MEDA)
    As a professional member of MEDA, we’re proud to use their valuable resources, including professional training and supervision, client support groups, consultation and referrals.
  • The Leggett Group
    This psychotherapy practice works with children and adults. We collaborate regularly around practice management, team building and clinical training.
  • Koomar Center
    This is our go-to for any sensory-based feeding and oral motor issues. They offer extensive feeding evaluations and work collaboratively with us to help our clients establish a better relationship with food.
  • Hynes Recovery Services (HRS)
    We work with HRS to provide nutrition services to colleges and college-aged students seeking eating disorder treatment.

WE ACCEPT INSURANCE.

Nutritional health shouldn’t be considered an elective medical expense, so we’re proud to accept a wide variety of insurance. Please contact your insurance company for specific details and benefits. Unfortunately we can’t accept Medicare, Medicaid, MA Health or Tufts Health Direct. We also accept insurance plans not shown here, with out-of-network benefits.

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The staff is exceptional and incredibly knowledgeable. You are seen as an individual and not just another patient. I have worked with other nutritionists in the past but they are unparalleled to the care and support I’ve received at Metrowest.”

REAGHAM O’BRIEN

Nourish yourself.

It’s time to have a better relationship with food. Together we can achieve true wellness.