Linda Boyer-Samuels, MS, RD, CSSD, LDN
Consultant Sports Dietitian
Northwestern University Athletics
Linda Samuels, MS, RD, CSSD, LDN is a Board Certified Specialist in Sports Dietetics and is a Consultant Sports Dietitian with Northwestern University Athletics. She recently served as Director of the Sports and Human Performance subunit of SCAN. Currently she is developing an education and mentoring program, to assist sports RDs in evolving their careers.
Linda also works In private practice, where she has specialized in Ironman nutrition for 13 years. She expanded her practice to work with professional boxers and MMA fighters for the past 6 years. She was the sports dietitian for Andrzej Fonfara on his journey up the WBC rankings from #22 to #2 in the World.
As a GSSI Consultant, Linda has worked with the NBAs G-League (Windy City Bulls), and also as a consultant with GSSIs Sweat Test Team, testing and analyzing collegiate/professional sports teams across the nation. Using the data, she developed individualized hydration/fueling plans for these elite athletes.
Lindas BS in Dietetics is from Andrews University and her MS in Dietetics is from Mount Mary University.
- Indicators to Action: How to Navigate and Evolve Your Career in Sports or Performance Nutrition
Sunday, October 17
4:00 PM – 5:30 PM