Mentors

Ryan Santana-HartRyan Santana-Hart

Lead Nutrition and Exercise Mentor

Ryan Santanna-Hart is a graduate student in nutrition science. She has an undergraduate degree in exercise science and community health. She was born and raised in Chico. She works as a case manager for high school students in Colusa in the area of health promotion and prevention. Her hobbies include swimming, running and volleyball. She plans to become a registered dietitian specializing in community nutrition and public health.

AfshanAhmadAfshan Ahmad

Nutrition and Exercise Mentor

Afshan is earning a masters degree in nutrition. She is from Orange County. She works as a Community Nutrition Assistant for the Center for Healthy Communities. In her free time she enjoys cooking, drawing, hiking and reading. In the near future she hopes to work a clinical dietitian.

LaurelAmbspokerLaurel Ambspoker

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 hopes to become a clinical dietitian.

CalebBroschatCaleb Broschat

Nutrition and Exercise Mentor

Caleb is finishing up his bachelors degree in nutrition. He is from Ukiah and enjoys cooking, hiking, disc golf and running. He works at T-Bar and hopes to one day become a nutrition counselor.

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. 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. She hopes to be a dietitian.

Rachel KerceRachel Kerce

Exercise Mentor

Rachel is a graduating senior earning her degree in Kinesiology with minors in Health & Wellness, Physical Education, Exercise Science & Coaching. She is from Costa Mesa. She also works at the WREC, where she teaches a Zumba group fitness class. In her free time she enjoys hiking. In the near future, she hopes to be a health and wellness coach.

JessicaMcClureJessica McClure

Nutrition and Exercise Mentor

Jessica is a graduate student in nutrition. She is originally from Georgia. She works as a therapeutic behavior counselor at Youth for Change. She enjoys cooking, planning adventures, hanging out with good people. She hopes to be a community dietitian.

KaceyF14Kasey Davis

Nutrition Mentor

Kasey Davis is a nutrition graduate students. She’s from Yuba City, where she played soccer and volleyball. Here in Chico, she enjoys hiking and swimming in Bidwell Park. She’s the treasurer of the Health At Every Size student club, Embodied. She hopes to be a registered dietitian.

JocelynMillerJocelyn Miller

Nutrition and Exercise Mentor

Jocelyn is finishing up her bachelors degree in nutrition. She is from Redding and enjoys hiking, eating and traveling. She works as a Community Nutrition Assistant for the Center for Healthy Communities. She also serves as the SHAC liaison for the Nutrition and Food Science Association. She hopes to become a clinical dietitian.

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. She enjoys yoga, traveling, the beach and good food. One day she hopes to become a dietitian.

ShannonWoodfillShannon Woodfill

Nutrition Mentor

Shannon is a graduating senior nutrition student from Redding. She works at Burrito Bandito and enjoys cooking, eating and hanging out with her friends. She hopes to become a nutrition counselor.