Center for Healthy Communities

Kristin Gruneisen

Director
  • MS, RD

Kristin Gruneisen has worked at CHC since its inception and has served CHC as Assistant Director of Operations for the last three years. She earned her MS in Nutrition in 1999 and RD in 2000 from CSU, Chico, and contributes more than 15 years of experience in the field of nutrition and obesity prevention. Gruneisen has taken CHC operations to new levels. Her efficiency, professional nature, and exceptional communication skills have created an open, objective and compassionate work environment at CHC. Gruneisen’s attention to detail and follow-through is a driving force behind CHC’s exceptional reputation. Gruneisen balances CHC operations, supervision and funding development and plans for CHC’s future with the CHC fiscal team. Gruneisen is most passionate about working with CSU, Chico students, is always looking for continued funding and strategies for securing those funds, honors the life-work balance and works tirelessly to support healthy change locally and across the state.