Meet Allison Coutinho

  • Sports Dietitian

    “I will work with you so that you can perform your best on the field and optimally recover afterwards. Each day you have a chance to improve and I can help you make the most of each opportunity through nutrition”

    Sports Dietitian

Allison's bio...

Allison is a former D1 athlete who is passionate about nutrition. She has earned her Master's Degree from Lipscomb University in Exercise and Nutrition Science, obtained her Registered Dietitian credential, and is working toward earning a PhD and the Certified Specialist in Sports Dietetics credential. She has experience with various sports nutrition programs, including Tennessee Tech University, Vanderbilt University, and Stem Rise Prep Soccer Academy. In addition, Allison has experience working in clinical nutrition, which included working with individuals with various disease states, such as diabetes and heart disease. Allison currently serves as an Instructor in the Food, Nutrition, and Dietetics undergraduate department at Tennessee Tech University in Cookeville, Tennessee.

Professional Accomplishments

  • Former D1 soccer athlete
  • Master's Degree in Exercise and Nutrition Science from Lipscomb University
  • Nutrition and Dietetics Instructor at Tennessee Tech University
  • Member of the My Sports Dietitian team since August 2020
  • Working toward PhD in Exceptional Learning with Concentration in Health Behaviors and Wellness Education