Past President - Lucille Beseler, MS, RDN, LDN, CDE, FAND

Lucille Beseler

Boca Raton, Fla.

Areas of Expertise:

  • Business Management
  • Children's Nutrition
  • Diabetes
  • Dietetics Licensure
  • Infant Nutrition

Beseler is the president and owner of the Family Nutrition Center of South Florida, which she established in 1991 as one of the first nutrition practices pioneering HMO coverage of nutrition services dedicated to pediatrics. An expert on insurance reimbursement, Beseler created a billing and practice management company to advance reimbursement for nutrition services. Beseler consults with numerous programs at Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital. She is the author of Nurturing with Nutrition: The Essential Guide for Feeding Infants and Toddlers (Bazarte and Beseler 2003), as well as many articles and publications. Beseler served as the Academy's president in 2016-2017. She is a graduate of Queens College – City University of New York and earned a master's degree from New York University.