Kristen Gradney, MHA, RDN, LDN

Kristen GradneyBaton Rouge, La.

Areas of Expertise:

  • African-American Nutrition
  • Diabetes
  • Family Nutrition
  • Healthful Shopping
  • Recipe Development and Makeovers

Gradney is the senior director of Children’s Health at Our Lady of the Lake Children's Hospital and a public speaker on health and wellness. Gradney helps clients achieve long-term lifestyle changes to meet their goals and facilitates conversations on health equity to create systemic changes. She is the 2020-2021 president-elect of the Louisiana Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Gradney is a graduate of Louisiana State University and earned a master’s degree from Our Lady of the Lake College.