As a Registered Dietitian for Alsana, Lea is responsible for helping clients nourish their bodies and create a healthy relationship with food. She is most passionate about helping people rediscover the pleasure of eating the foods they love and finds fulfillment in exploring these new fun foods with clients.
Lea graduated from the University of Hawaii at Manoa with a Bachelor of Science in Food Science and Human Nutrition. She completed her Dietetic Internship at LAC+USC Hospital in Los Angeles.
Before coming to Alsana, Lea worked in her own private practice as a Sports Dietitian helping bariatric athletes fuel their bodies for endurance events. She was also a Health Educator for Kaiser Permanente, working in both their Health Education and Behavioral Health Departments. Lea leads various health classes and specialized in working with those struggling with their eating disorders.
In her free time, Lea enjoys reading, swimming, and hiking. With two young daughters, every day is an adventure; whether it is exploring in the kitchen or somewhere outdoors there is always tons of fun and a pinch of chaos.