Chaya Sokol is the founder and CEO of NutraSourceRD. Being a Registered Dietitian herself and working in multiple healthcare facilities, she knew there was a need for qualified dietitians as well as managerial expertise. Nearly 10 years ago, she decided to start NutraSourceRD, and now the company has grown exponentially. Chaya works around the clock to make sure her clients are happy. She has created a team with experience and the same work ethic she has to make NutraSourceRD is the best option for your facility needs!
Caitlin O’Neill is our Vice President of Operations at NutraSourceRD. She graduated from Rutgers University with her bachelor's degree in Dietetics, completed her Dietetic Internship and earned her master's degree at the College of Saint Elizabeth in Morristown, NJ. Caitlin is a Registered Dietitian and started her career in long term care which is where her love for this field started. She started with NutraSourceRD as a per diem RD before jumping into a Regional position, being promoted to Chief Regional RD and now Vice President of Operations. Caitlin excels in training and mentoring NutraSourceRD dietitians and building lasting relationships with facility staff in each of our accounts.
Elizabeth Stampone, Director of Human Resources at NutraSourceRD, is an accomplished professional with over 11 years of experience in the healthcare industry. Elizabeth is responsible for implementing human resource management strategies that assist NutraSourceRD with employee relations and retaining a high performing and motivated workforce. Elizabeth specializes in developing and implementing onboarding, recruiting, interviewing, benefits management and employee relations policies and procedures.
Sara Karkosza, Human Resources Recruiter, recently joined the NutraSourceRD team. She has received her Bachelors in Human Services and excels in networking. Sara utilizes all professional media platforms to effectively market available positions within NutraSourceRD. She is ambitious in making connections and discovering candidates to join the NutraSourceRD team!
Matthew Kries, Account Manager, establishes long-lasting client relationships. He oversees and manages the clients’ accounts to ensure maximized success. Matthew processes employee’s payroll, benefits and vacation and sick time reporting. Matthew successfully provides NutraSourceRD with profitable company solutions.
Rosemarie Fenchel is the Dietetic Internship (DI) Director for our NutraSourceDI program. As a seasoned clinical nutrition manager, with over 25 years of experience in the long-term care industry managing diet offices, providing oversight to food service departments, and as a preceptor to many dietetic interns over the years, she is well-equipped to lead the next generation of dietitians in this position. Her dedication to training interns has led her to obtain her Master of Public Administration to qualify her to effectively and passionately direct our program. Upon meeting her, you will easily see why she will assist every intern in successfully completing the NutraSourceDI program.
Emily Witman joined the NutraSource team in 2018. In August 2019, she transitioned to NutraSourceDI as the Program Assistant where she provides administrative support to the Program Director, interns, and preceptors. She has a BA in Communication Studies from Stockton University, along with years of customer service and administrative experience.
Alaina is a Registered Dietitian with a Master’s of Science in Clinical Nutrition from the University at Buffalo. Having years of experience managing employees, Alaina is there to ensure a pleasurable experience for both our facilities and our dietitians. Having been a published researcher, she is able to bridge the gap between recent research and our clinical expertise at NutraSourceRD. Alaina’s hard work is exemplified throughout each of the facilities and reliable dietitians that she oversees. Click the link below to view her paper: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/m/pubmed/28707426/
Carolyn Ramondo obtained her Bachelor of Science degree in Nutrition with a minor in Human Development and Family Studies from Penn State University. Carolyn has extensive experience working the Long-Term Care population. Carolyn has demonstrated an ongoing passion for providing exceptional patient care. Carolyn specializes in nutrition support achieving an advanced credential as a Certified Nutrition Support Clinician from the National Board. Carolyn is dedicated to teaching, inspiring, and supporting the dietitians and clients of Nutrasource RD.
Jennifer provides clinical support to registered dietitians in sub-acute and long-term care settings in her role as A Regional Dietitian for the Pennsylvania and South Jersey Region. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Dietetics and a Certificate in Business Essentials from the University Delaware. She underwent a vigorous dietetic internship program with exposure to foodservice, community and clinical nutrition. She brings with her years of foodservice, community and clinical experience. Her underlying passion for the field of nutrition and dietetics is consistently demonstrated through her day to day interactions with residents and interdisciplinary professionals.
Julie McQueen graduated from Eastern Kentucky University with a Master’s of Science in the field of Community Nutrition where she also completed her dietetic internship, achieving the title of Outstanding Dietetic Student of the Year DI Program from the Kentucky Dietetic Association. She has specialized experience in the areas of clinical nutrition, including acute and ICU level care, food service management and is a great addition to our team!
Sara Vincenzi recently joined the NutraSource RD Corporate team in 2019, providing support to registered dietitians throughout the North Jersey region. She obtained her Bachelor of Science in Nutrition with a minor in Psychology from Penn State University. After her undergrad education, she completed her dietetic internship with Sodexo in acute-care before moving into long-term care. She enjoys being able to provide exceptional care to each resident, and is excited to be a part of the corporate team to provide support.
Amanda is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist who joined NutraSourceRD in 2018. She has been working with the geriatric population for over 8 years and has both clinical and foodservice experience. She has a passion for promoting optimal nutrition during all stages of life. She has a Master’s of Science in Nutrition from SUNY Oneonta’s Combined Master’s and Dietetic Internship Program. Amanda enjoys working within a multidisciplinary approach with her colleagues. She is organized and responsive to the needs of her residents and facility. Amanda is a driven dietitian who is always looking to learn new and effective approaches to better nutrition.
Erin Kershaw recently joined the NutraSourceRD team! She has a Bachelor of Science in Dietetics from Lehman College. Erin has experience working with the geriatric population and long term care. Erin is aware of the needs of the geriatric population and focuses on providing the best quality of life while utilizing evidence-based research. One of Erin’s strengths includes developing relationships and working with the interdisciplinary team to provide the best patient care!
Ekta Arneja is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist with significant experience in providing personalized nutrition care in long term care setting focused on improving residents' quality of life. With her nutrition skills, public speaking experience and non-profit advocacy she is able to connect with patients and members of healthcare teams alike. She has a Masters degree in Nutrition from University of Illinois at Chicago. She brings her passion for nutrition, education and team skills to NutrasourceRD.
Cody assists in keeping the NutraSourceRD Corporate staff focused and motivated throughout the course of the day. THANK YOU Cody for always putting a smile on our faces!