Ellen Ellingsworth, MS, RD, CD, CLC is a Registered Dietitian and Certified Lactation Consultant. Ellen has been a Registered Dietitian for fours year and a Lactation Consultant for two years. She currently practices in Wisconsin for WIC (Women, Infant and Children).
Ellen received her Master’s Degree in Nutrition and Food Science from the University of Wisconsin-Stout. She received her undergraduate degree in Kinesiology with an emphasis in Exercise and Fitness and a minor in Strength and Conditioning from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh.
Upon completing her Master’s Degree Ellen completed a nine-month Dietetic Internship with UW-Stout. During her internship Ellen found her passion which was providing nutrition education and guidance for women, infants and children in the WIC setting.
After completing her internship, Ellen went on to work in a clinical/long term care setting at a Wisconsin hospital. Ellen spent a year and half working in a clinical setting providing medical nutrition therapy for a number of diseases, along with teaching group nutrition classes on multiple different nutrition topics.
In 2018, Ellen left the clinical world and started working for WIC, where she could fulfill her passion of working with women, infants and children. Ellen then obtained her Certified Lactation Consultant Certification to expand her knowledge of breastfeeding. Ellen has since been working in the WIC world-and has become an expert in infant nutrition.
Ellen’s interests include helping families feed their infants, and young children. Along with helping women breastfeed their children.