Accredited Practising Dietitian & Nutritionist
Nominated for the 2013 HESTA Primary Health Care Award
Bachelor of Applied Science (QUT)
Graduate Diploma Nutrition & Dietetics
Desi has a Bachelor of Applied Science and Graduate Diploma in Nutrition and Dietetics. Her passion is giving practical advice on incorporating healthy eating habits into everyday life. Desi is a mother of three, and businesswoman who understands the pressures that our busy, modern lives can put on our diets and eating habits.
You can hear her regularly sharing her expertise on 97.3Fm as resident dietitian for Robin, Terry & Bob; see her on Channel 10 News as their nutrition expert; Today Tonight on Channel 7 as their nutrition expert; or read some of her many articles in a host of journals, magazines. You can also hear her lectures on a range of topics from healthy-living and fighting obesity, to issues of diabetes, heart disease and irritable bowel syndrome & food intolerances.
Desi’s message is simple; “eat well, feel good, look great!” With this philosophy and over 21 year’s industry experience, Desi has helped thousands of people rediscover themselves with increased confidence and self-esteem.
Desi has also assisted The Queensland Coeliac Society for over 10 years, lending her experience as an expert dietitian and acting as media spokesperson in nutrition for the organisation.
Desi’s mission is to share her passion for healthy living and take the Tree of Life Nutrition message to as many people as possible in Wynnum and across Australia.