Nutrition & Allergen Information

Our Dietitian

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Katie Nelson, RDN, LD is a 2015 graduate of the Nutrition/Dietetics program at the College of Saint Benedict. After graduating from CSB, she completed her Dietetic Internship at Missouri State University in Springfield, MO where she focused on Rural Health. Upon completion of her internship, Katie passed a national Registration Exam to become a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist. Prior to returning to CSB, she worked in Clinical Dietetics for a health care system in the Twin Cities. Katie is passionate about wellness and helping people make lasting lifestyle changes. Katie has an “all foods fit” philosophy and encourages occasional indulgences while maintaining a healthy diet that focuses on vegetables, fruits, lean protein, as well as healthy carbohydrates and fats. She joined the CSB Dining Services team as the Registered Dietitian in September 2017 and is very excited to provide education to promote healthy diet and lifestyle choices. If you have a dietary concern or are interested in meeting with Katie, please complete form below and she will contact you.


RDN Contact Information

Katie Nelson

[email protected]



Dietitian Services

1:1 Meetings for special diets, food allergies, medical conditions, weight management, healthy eating, athletic performance, etc.

Dining Center Tours

Group Presentations

Please contact Katie to set up a meeting or presentation.


Special Dietary Needs

CSB Culinary Services is passionate about helping all students meet their nutritional needs. If you have specific dietary needs due to a food allergy, medical reason, religious, cultural or lifestyle preference, please fill out this form. After you complete this form, our Registered Dietitian will contact you to discuss navigating the dining halls while meeting your nutritional needs.