FitU

Laura Curtis, MS, RD

Director

Laura Curtis has been a faculty member at Chico State since 2017. She teaches courses in nutrition counseling and education, motivational interviewing and clinical nutrition. She has 8 years of experience in nutrition counseling and medical nutrition therapy, serving clients and patients in both medical and private practice settings. Along with Dr. Dawn Clifford, Laura authored Motivational Interviewing in Nutrition and Fitness which is the foundational text for the FitU program. Outside of Chico State, Laura also operates a nutrition counseling business specializing in mindful eating for clients with disordered eating and clinical eating disorders. She enjoys spending time with her daughter and husband, skiing in the winter months, and biking through Bidwell Park on the weekends.