Dose, RDN

Dana Dose, RDN

Dana is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist and Certified Diabetes Educator with a passion for coaching individuals through change to reach their healthiest self, and helping entire communities see their health potential. She has over 9 years' experience improving health among individuals and populations and holds supportive certifications in Personal Training, Health and Wellness Coaching, and Adult Weight Management. Dana loves working with groups, speaking in front of crowds, and counseling individuals on topics including weight management, diabetes prevention and management, eating healthy on a budget, pediatric nutrition, heart health, sustainable habits and more. Additionally, she works periodically as the inpatient dietitian at Tahoe Forest Hospital where she has the opportunity to make an impact with patients who are admitted to the hospital. She combines clinical knowledge with an education background and lifestyle coaching to provide a unique perspective to the Wellness Neighborhood team.

Dana has traveled and lived all over the United States, having grown up in Houston, TX, gone to college at the University of Vermont-Burlington, lived in Colorado and Kentucky, and then headed back to Austin, TX to complete the Coordinated Program in Dietetics at the University of Texas. She has been in the Tahoe region since 2010, and settled down in North Lake Tahoe with her husband, toddler-aged daughter and two dogs to plant some roots as a Tahoe local. With the beauty of the area, the active and kind people who inhabit Tahoe/Truckee, and opportunities for her and her family, she's here to stay!