Professional Bio

Rebecca Scritchfield, MA, RDN, HFS is an expert on the connection between health and happiness and believes the foundation for a long, happy life lies in enjoyable habits. A registered dietitian, nutritionist, and health fitness specialist, Rebecca helps clients and others find their natural weight and shape through “feel good” habits with a focus on Food, Fitness, and Fun! Based in Washington, D.C., Rebecca is founder of Capitol Nutrition Group, co-founder of Dietitians for Body Confidence and she is currently writing her first book on health and happiness.

Rebecca has reached millions of people through broadcast, print, and online media, including: NBC Nightly News, TODAY Show, MSNBC, Fox News, CNN, the Oprah Winfrey Network, The Washington Post, Huffington Post, O Magazine, Prevention, Women’s Health, Real Simple, and Women’s Running.  She also blogs for U.S. News & World Report, Washingtonian, and Washingtonian MOM.

Rebecca is a talented Spokesperson and consultant to some of the most well-respected foods and brands, including Zespri kiwifruit, KIND Snacks, Sabra, Turbana, U.S. Blueberries, California Peaches, Wonderful Pistachios, and more.

Rebecca is recognized as one of D.C.’s  “Top Nutritionists” and was honored as “Young Dietitian of the Year” by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Rebecca is a graduate of The Johns Hopkins University, Albion College, and University of District of Columbia.

She and her husband, Andy, live with their two daughters in Washington, D.C. Get Rebecca’s free tips in your inbox twice a month and follow her on Twitter.


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