Here are some great Twitter accounts to follow if you are (or want to become) a nutrition coach. Network with your peers, see what the hot topics are, and find useful resources for up-to-date information.
The accounts are grouped into useful categories:
- RDs and RDNs
- Certified Nutrition Coaches
- Scientists & Researchers
- Certification Companies
- Nutrition Companies
- Useful Resources
Browse below to find some cool people to follow.
RDs and RDNs
See what it’s like to be an RD or RDN (or a CNS).
Leslie Bonci (@lesliebonci)
Owner: Active Eating Advice; consultant, lecturer at U Pittsburgh, author, spokesperson, works with the Kansas City Chiefs, WNBA, and real people!
Brooke West, MS, RDN, LDN (@brookewest_rdn)
Dietitian full of coffee and sass.
Alissa MS, RDN, LDN (@iAManRD)
PhD Candidate. Registered Dietitian. Food Lover. Exercise Advocate. Healthy Living Promotor.
Jordan Mazur, MS, RD (@FuelCoachRD)
Coordinator of Nutrition & Sports Dietitian for the @49ers || Proud alumnus of @uconn and @floridastate
Aaron Smith, RD (@AnsmithRD)
Dietitian advocating for science. Also enjoy myth busting and lifting heavy things.
Emily Fitzgerald, RD (@GroundedCoach)
Nutrition Coach for @ottawacancer Registered Dietitian – Healthy Eating Made Easy
Susan Finkelstein RD (@SusanFinkelstei)
MHSc, Registered Dietitian and public health nutritionist. Freelance health writer. Passionate about health, food and sports.
Allison Taormina, RDN (@allison_RDN)
Metro-Detroit based Registered Dietitian Nutritionist with a passion for clinical nutrition management, diabetes education, and avocados 🥑😋
Leslie Beck (@LeslieBeckRD)
Registered Dietitian, Foodie, Author 12 best-selling books, @GlobeandMail Columnist, @CTVNews Contributor, Nutrition/Diet Coach, Plant Forward, Evidence-based
Mary Beth Augustine (@MBANutrition)
Integrative & Functional Medicine Registered Dietitian Nutritionist; Fellow, Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics; Delegate, House of Delegates; Cancer Survivor
Rachel Morgan (@r_k_morgan)
Registered Dietitian, public health practitioner, #HAES believer, half-decent cook, self-proclaimed chocoholic and animal lover.
Donna Giordano, MS, RDN (@RDietitianDonna)
Nutrition Research Manager & Registered Dietitian @PennMedicine. Working to improve public health through healthy eating research. Tweets are my own.
Denon Stacy MS RD LD (@rdtipoftheday)
Nutrition tips, recipes & encouragement from Registered Dietitian & CSP. Speaker, blogger, recipe developer & food enthusiast
Anita Davila (@IntegrativeAH)
NDTR who promotes an integrative approach to nutrition, disease prevention, healing & health. Volunteer at @integrativerdn @eatrightns @americorps
Ginger Downey, CNS (@spicynutrition)
Ginger has a BS in Foods & Nutrition & an MS in Nutrition & is a Certified Nutrition Specialist. http://www.CBNS.org . She is the co-owner of DermaMed Solutions.
Certified Nutrition Coaches
See what it’s like to be a nutrition coach and all the variety of career options available.
Food & Fitness Blogger💻 Mom💕Precision Nutrition Coach🍴❤️s Running👟 CrossFit🏋🏻 Iced Coffee☕️ Pugs🐶 #ibdfighter
Joel Sanders (@Coach_JSanders)
EXOS Strength & Conditioning Coach | Precision Nutrition Certified | Contributor: T-Nation/Mens Fitness/Womens Health
Sarah Rippel (@fitprosarah)
http://Rippeleffectfitness.net / Since ‘95 / No Pills, Fad Diets, or Other BS / Precision Nutrition Coach / Small Group Training Expert / Author of “Build N’ Burn”
Coach Levi, Pn1 (@CoachLevi)
A sports nutrition coach for endurance athletes.
Jani Brajkovic (@janibrajkovic)
Professional cyclist. Precision Nutrition certified L1.
BS Exercise Science, ACSM cPT @Equinox. Health Nut. Coffee Addict. precision nutrition 1. Foodie. CSF Coach + Bikini competitor.
Haile Thomas (@hailevthomas)
17 y/o Activist/Speaker/Podcast Host/Vegan Chef/Youngest @nutritionschool Certified Integrative Nutrition Health Coach/Founder/CEO @thehappyorg
Will Greenberg (@Coach_WillG)
Buffalo Bills – Strength Coach, Nutrition Coach, CSCS, PICP Level 2, PN Level 2- Pursuing Masters @ UofBridgeport – Human Nutrition
121 training @nolimitsgym_ Biosignature Level1. Functional Movement Systems Coach. Precision Nutrition Coach. BioForce Combat Conditioning Coach. No Limits ABC.
Mariah Prussia (@MPX_mma)
Owner of MPX, Adjunct Professor, Certified Nutrition Coach, top 15 PFP personal trainers, Pro MMA fighter, pro boxer, Motivational speaker & writer.
Mr. Sport (@MrSportOfficial)
Nutrition Coach 🍕🥦 |🍴Fuelling the world’s best @ufc | Contributor to @Muscle_Strength @MyproteinUK @FoodMattersFilm | 🙋🏻♂️Online Fat Loss Coach
Dr. Josh Axe (@drjoshaxe)
Wellness Physician, Radio Show host, Physician for Olympic athletes, Nutrition and Fitness coach
Andrew Scott Zomberg (@AndrewZomberg)
Equinox trainer; former Strength Coach @ Cressey Sports Performance; former Precision Nutrition Lean Eating Mentor; NSCA-CPT, PN 1
Samantha Rowland from Bites of Wellness (@bitesofwellness)
NASM Personal trainer, PN1 Certified Nutrition Coach. Make healthy living easier with meal planning and simple healthy recipes. HIIT workouts & heavy lifting!
Claire Grieve (@claire_grieve)
Celebrity Yoga Specialist • Stretch Therapist • Health & Nutrition Coach • Wellness Writer • Plant-Based
Elise Museles (@kalechocolate)
Attorney-turned-eating psychology & nutrition coach. Inspiring others to nourish themselves in a ridiculously delicious way… in & out of the kitchen.
Rahul Gopal (@DrmrBoy76)
Co-founder, ‘The Formula’. Precision Nutrition Certified Nutrition Coach, Pn1. CFSC, FMS.
Jenna Fox (@JennaFoxPT)
ACE Certified Personal Trainer & Behavior Change Specialist. Precision Nutrition Level 1 Certified Coach. Making Fitness Fun and Nutrition Stress Free.
Adam Martin (@PursuitMarty)
Co-Founder, Strength & Conditioning coach @ Pursuit Athletic Centre, Guelph Storm, Precision Nutrition Level 1, professional napper.
Kylie Gamelier (@KGamelier)
Creator of KG-Fit–online nutrition/PT coach. Crossfit athlete/coach.
Ryan Lauderdale (@RypenFitness)
Nike master trainer, CSCS, EXOS-XPS, NSPA-CPDS & CSNC, USATF, NASM, FMS, Crossfit-L1, S&C coach, Precision Nutrition, BS SJSU, businessman and lover of life.
Stephanie Turner (@trainingbysteph)
Chicago Personal Trainer, Real Estate Broker, DePaul Tennis Alum 🎾 Precision Nutrition Certified, @Lululemon Ambassador and http://platformtennisfitness.com
Craig O’Hanlon RYT, AYS, Pn2 (@cavemanbistro)
Chef Educator, Nutrition Coach, Yoga Teacher & Co-Owner @TacomaStrength. Precision Nutrition PNL2 Certified & ProCoach, Ayurvedic Yoga Specialist
Andy Morgan, RippedBody.com (@RippedBodyjp)
Online nutrition and training coach, author, and educator. Owner https://rippedbody.com and @athletebodyjp, the largest fitness site in Japan.
Scientists & Researchers
Follow these food scientists, researchers, schools, and publications to keep up-to-date on the latest research and see what it’s really like (before the media turns the research into clickbait headlines).
Nutrition Bulletin (@NBU_Editor)
Nutrition Bulletin (NBU) is an international, peer-reviewed journal publishing original research, reviews and news on human nutrition science.
UNC Nutrition Research Institute (@UNC_NRI)
The Nutrition Research Institute (NRI) explores the science of nutrigenetics or precision nutrition: The future of medicine and wellness.
Sackler Nutrition (@NYASNutr)
The Sackler Institute for Nutrition Science at the New York Academy of Sciences / @NYASciences | Dedicated to advancing nutrition science research & knowledge.
The Division of Nutritional Sciences at #Cornell University is among the largest nutritional academic units in the United States devoted to #nutrition sciences.
Dr Sarah Taber (@SarahTaber_bww)
Scientist. Manufacturing & agriculture growth strategist. Follow for news at intersection of tech, bio, biz, & people stuff behind it. Host at @FarmToTaberPod.
Alex Hutchinson (@sweatscience)
Outside’s Sweat Science columnist, author of ENDURE: Mind, Body, and the Curiously Elastic Limits of Human Performance – now available!
Nutrition Certification Companies
Get more info about the companies behind the leading nutrition certifications.
ACE is the leading nonprofit health and fitness certification organization, representing more than 70,000 certified health and fitness professionals.
Providing professional certification courses for Personal Trainer, #nutrition & #wellness, Holistic Health Coaching and more! Check out our latest blog post 👇
International Sports Sciences Association 🏋
National Academy of Sports Medicine. The premier education and specialization provider for personal trainers, sports performance and sports medicine pros.
Official NESTA fitness association account. International Fitness Association and Educational Resource.
Jose Antonio, PhD (@JoseAntonioPhD)
CEO of the ISSN.
Institute for Integrative Nutrition is the world’s largest nutrition school
Leading nutrition companies. Great information and products.
Precision Nutrition (@insidePN)
Official twitter account for Precision Nutrition, Inc. and Dr. John Berardi.
Science-based conversations about micronutrient inadequacies & benefits of good nutrition. Established May, 2010 by @MIMcBurney and @juliakbird #DSMUpClose
Nebraska Performance Nutrition (@HuskerNutrition)
The official Twitter account of #Huskers Nutrition.
Finally, useful resources in both nutrition and business.
We’re an educational organization that analyzes nutrition and supplementation research. We’re unbiased and 100% independent. We take our science seriously.
Jill Coleman (@JillFit)
Nat’l TV fitness personality, cover model & entrepreneur. I help fitness pros build their online businesses. Founder, #moderation365 movement
Follow your favorites. And don’t forget to build up your own Twitter profile!
Oh, and if you need some tips on how to effectively use social media for your coaching practice, read this guide written for coaches, by coaches.