Melissa Nicholaw, MPH, RD

Melissa NicholawInstructor
Office: Holt 353
Phone: (530) 898-4006

Melissa is a registered dietitian with a master’s degree in public health.  She is a graduate  of Chico State and UC Berkeley.

Melissa began her career as outpatient dietitian at Enloe Hospital in Chico where she developed the nutrition components for the cardiac, diabetes, and pulmonary rehabilitation programs.  She has extensive experience providing medical nutrition therapy for a multitude of nutritional conditions and diseases and has worked with clients from every age level.

Her academic experience includes teaching Nutritional Assessment, Nutrition and Physical Fitness, and Basic Nutrition.  Currently she teaches Elementary Foods and Nutrition Throughout the Lifecycle.

Melissa enjoys gardening, swimming, playing the piano and accordion, and cooking anything and everything.

Melissa and her puppy