What’s the caloric content of the Bakery’s bread? What are some better options for sodium content in Prepared Foods? If you have questions like these about how to pick healthier products — or if you want more information on nutrition facts labels, Dietitian Picks or general nutrition and wellness — this is your place to ask!
We’re here to help you make the right choices for your health. Just tell us what you want to know and our expert team of Dietitians will gladly get back to you with answers and advice.
Meet the Dietitians
Quality Assurance Manager, Nutrition for Giant Eagle.
She is part of the team responsible for the validation of nutrition facts panels and health claims on Own Brand products, recipe nutrition analysis, and compliance with nutrition-related regulations. She received her BS in Clinical Dietetics and Nutrition from the University of Pittsburgh, and obtained her MBA at Chatham University. In her free time, she enjoys yoga, exercising with her dog and experimenting with recipes.
Quality Assurance Specialist, Nutrition for Giant Eagle
Samantha is also part of the team that validates nutrition facts panels and health claims on Own Brand products, recipe nutrition analysis, and compliance with nutrition-related regulations. She received her BS in Nutrition/Dietetics from Indiana University of Pennsylvania as well as an MPH and MPA from the University of Pennsylvania. She likes to spend her free time hiking, doing yoga, creating fun recipes and designing seasonal home décor.
Food Safety Specialist for Giant Eagle.
He is on the team responsible for providing food safety training, coaching, and support to Giant Eagle stores and GetGo locations on Giant Eagle policies, procedures and regulations relating to food safety. He received his BS in Nutritional Science from Pennsylvania State University and obtained his Masters in Nutrition from the University of Pittsburgh. In his free time, he enjoys running, hiking and building/refinishing reclaimed furniture.
Specialty Pharmacy Registered Dietitian for Giant Eagle.
She provides nutrition services to specialty pharmacy patients with complex disease states such as: Cancer, HIV, Crohn’s, Transplant, and Rheumatoid Arthritis among others. She facilitates counseling sessions telephonically to help patients with symptom/side effect management, create personalized diet plans, provide nutrition education on label reading, portions, and recommended foods for related disease states. She received her BS in Clinical Dietetics and Nutrition from Indiana University of Pennsylvania. She has a passion for health, wellness and fitness. In her free time, she enjoys cooking and various forms of exercise, especially yoga.
Disclaimer: This site is not intended to be used for one-on-one nutrition counseling. Medical nutrition therapy and initiating telephone conversations, other than for Specialty Pharmacy clients, are also not available through this site.