Julie Hansen – Masters of Science | Sports Dietitian | Exercise Physiologist | Runner
Julie Hansen, M.S., R.D., C.D. is a Registered Dietitian and Exercise Physiologist. Julie graduated from Kansas State University with a degree in Dietetics and from Colorado State University with a Master’s degree in Exercise Science. Julie moved to Utah in 2004 from Fort Collins, Colorado. Julie is married to Rodney and has two children, Russelle who is 18 and Isaac who is 15.
Julie has been involved in athletics since junior high school. She played basketball, volleyball and track in high school. Julie has been running competitively in road races since 1980 and competing in triathlons since 2005. Julie has competed in the Huntsman World Senior Games in Track and Field and the Triathlon.
Julie currently teaches a Sports Nutrition course for Weber State University and a Weight Management course for the University of Utah. Julie is the dietitian for the Weber State Athletic department. Julie also has a private nutrition practice in Utah working with individuals who want to lose weight, improve performance, lower cholesterol or prevent disease. Julie is able to help endurance athletes customize their daily training diets and provide race day nutrition plans for marathon or ironman competitions. In the corporate wellness field, Julie works part time as a dietitian for Kimberly Clark Corporation in Ogden, Utah and for Solstice Residential Treatment Center in Layton, Utah. Julie was the President of the Utah Dietetic Association in 2011-2012.