Meet Our Corporate Dietitians
Our corporate dietitians provide nutrition guidance for corporate initiatives, support all Publix stores, and provide customer feedback for nutrition related inquiries.
Shannon McManus, RDN, LDN
Shannon is the Manager of Customer Wellness at Publix and is responsible for leading the efforts for all customer-facing nutrition programs, including our in-store Dietitian Services.
Shannon earned her Bachelor of Science Degree in Food and Nutrition from Florida State University. She completed her Dietetic Internship with the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Shannon is a registered and licensed dietitian nutritionist and has received a Certificate of Training in Adult Weight Management, and completed the Childhood and Adolescent Weight Management Programs from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
Berenice Marin, RDN, LDN
Berenice is Publix's Nutrition Specialist and is responsible for managing our nutritional maintenance system as well as our customer wellness shelf tag programs, such as Better Choice. Berenice is passionate about educating shoppers on how to select better-for-you foods and provide them with ideas to make a tasty and nutritious meal.
Berenice earned her Bachelor of Science Degree in Nutrition and Dietetics from Florida International University. She completed a Dietetic Internship at Bay Pines Veterans Affairs healthcare system in Florida and holds an associate's degree in culinary arts from Johnson & Wales University. Berenice is a registered and licensed dietitian nutritionist and is a member of the Tampa Dietetic Association and the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
Jennifer Patzkowsky, MS, RDN, LDN
As Publix's Corporate Dietitian, Jennifer provides food and nutrition expertise to all business areas, departments, and retail stores.
Jennifer earned her master's degree in nutritional sciences with an emphasis in health promotion from the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center. She also has a bachelor's degree in exercise science. Jennifer is a registered dietitian, and is licensed by the State of Florida as a dietitian and nutritionist. She's also received a Certificate of Training in Adult Weight Management from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
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