Mentors

JessicaMcClureJessica McClure

Lead Nutrition and Exercise Mentor

Jessica is a graduate student in nutrition. She is originally from Georgia. She is a teaching assistant in the Department of Nutrition and Food Science and this is her second semester as a FitU mentor. She enjoys cooking, planning adventures, and hanging out with good people. She hopes to be a community dietitian.

LaurelAmbspokerLaurel Rosshirt

Lead Nutrition Mentor

Laurel is earning her graduate degree in nutrition. She is from Irvine and enjoys tennis, yoga, walking through redwood groves, and playing piano. She is the secretary of the Graduate Student Nutrition Association and this is her second semester as a FitU mentor. She hopes to become a clinical dietitian.

ChristineBaysChristine Bays

Nutrition Mentor

Christine Bays is finishing up her degree in nutrition and dietetics. She is from Patterson, California. In her free time she enjoys reading, scrapbooking and she’s on the Chico State rowing team. She hopes to one day work as a clinical dietitian in Europe.

GiannaBorelliGianna Borelli

Nutrition Mentor

Gianna Borelli is finishing up her degree in nutrition and dietetics. She is from Foster City, California. She works as a dietary aide at Windchime of Chico. In her free time she enjoys cooking, DIY home projects, reading and rock climbing. She is training to become a clinical dietitian. 

CharlotteCantrellCharlotte Cantrell

Nutrition and Exercise Mentor 

Charlotte is a senior nutrition student from Vacaville. She is the treasurer of the Nutrition and Food Science Association and works as a Community Nutrition Assistant for Center for Healthy Communities. This is her second semester as a FitU mentor. In her free time she enjoys cooking, hiking and hanging out with her friends. She looks forward to becoming a dietitian.

KatieFreyKatie Frey

Nutrition and Exercise Mentor

Katie is in her senior year studying nutrition. She is from Paso Robles and enjoys the beach, yoga, hiking and Netflix. She’s an officer in the Nutrition and Food Science Association and this is her second semester as a FitU mentor. She hopes to be a dietitian.

MelissaGoingsMelissa Goings

Nutrition Mentor

Melissa Goings is finishing up her degree in nutrition and dietetics. She was born and raised in Chico. She enjoys hiking and traveling and works at Enloe Medical Center as a diet aide. In the future, she plans to work as a clinical dietitian.

AnnieHowesAnnie Howes

Exercise Mentor

Annie Howes is a graduate student in Kinesiology. She is from Danville, California. She is a disc golf fiend and travels for national tournaments. She also enjoys snowboarding and hopes to one day land in the Tahoe area and work in school psychology or exercise counseling.

KellyJensenKelly Jensen

Exercise Mentor

Kelly Jensen is a graduate student in Kinesiology. She is from Livermore, California. In her free time she enjoys being outdoors and DIY projects to decorate her home. Her future career plans include working as an exercise psychology consultant.

AdrienRumseyAdrien Rumsey

Nutrition Mentor

Adrien Rumsey is finishing up her degree in nutrition and dietetics. In addition to FitU, she also works for the Center for Healthy Communities as a Community Nutrition Assistant. She is from San Jose, California. In her free time she enjoys being outdoors and crafting. She’s interested in becoming a nutrition therapist.

NickSpectorNick Spector

Exercise Mentor

Nick Spector is a graduate student in Kinesiology. He is from Sonoma, California. He ran for Chico State and now works as an Assistant Coach for the Wildcats. He loves cheering on his favorite baseball team, the San Francisco Giants. He hopes to become a sports psychology consultant.

JamieTuckerJaime Tucker

Nutrition and Exercise Mentor

Jaime is a senior nutrition students from Santa Cruz. She is the nutrition educator for the Nutrition and Food Science Association and this is her second semester as a FitU mentor. She enjoys yoga, traveling, the beach and good food. One day she hopes to become a dietitian.

MirandaMiranda Weir

Exercise Mentor

Miranda Weir is a graduate student in Kinesiology. She is from San Luis Obispo, California. She has a cute dog named Ava who joins her on her runs. She also enjoys hiking and cooking. One day she hopes to work as an exercise psychology consultant.