View our clinical nutrition team – delivering specialized care

Our team of clinical dietitians use evidence based approaches to nutrition therapy and work hard to stay up to date on the latest nutrition research. We collaborate with providers, other disciplines, patients and families to create nutrition plans that keep our kids health, growth and development top priority. All of our dietitians are registered with the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, and licensed with the State of Minnesota.

Clinical nutrition manager

Felicia Loney RDN, LD

Clinical nutrition team

  • Steffi Beinlich, MS, RDN, LD
    Neonatal Intensive Care Unit – Children’s Minnesota St. Paul
  • Kelly Borgerding, RDN, LD
    PICU, Inpatient – Children’s Minnesota St. Paul, Children’s Home Care
  • Derrick Connor, MS, RDN, LD
    Centers for Treatment of Eating Disorders & Inpatient Coverage – Children’s Minnesota St. Paul
  • Samantha Ellefson, RDN, LD, CSP
    Infant Care Center – Children’s Minnesota Minneapolis
  • Alycia Evenocheck, MS, RDN, LD
    Hematology Oncology Unit – Children’s Minnesota Minneapolis
  • Megan Flaska, RDN, LD
    Diabetes and Endocrine Clinics – Minneapolis, St. Paul, Maple Grove, Minnetonka, Woodbury
  • Tracy Gutzmann, MS, RDN, LD
    Medical-Surgical Unit, Minnesota Epilepsy Group/Keto Clinic, Outpatient Nutrition Clinic – Children’s Minnesota St. Paul
  • Emily Held, RDN, LD
    Neonatal Intensive Care Unit – Children’s Minnesota Minneapolis
  • Rachele Laquere, RDN, LD
    Cancer and Blood Disorders Clinic – Children’s Minnesota Minneapolis
  • Carly Martell, MPH, RDN, LD
    Minnesota Epilepsy Group/Keto Clinic, Metabolic Clinic – Minneapolis and St. Paul Children’s, Feeding Clinic – Children’s Minnesota Minneapolis and St. Paul
  • Kate Moore, RDN, LD
    Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit, Heart Transplant Program – Children’s Minnesota Minneapolis
  • Jane Petr, MS, RDN, LD, CNSC
    Diabetes and Endocrine Clinics – Minneapolis, St. Paul, Maple Grove, Minnetonka, Woodbury
  • Jenna Platek, MS, RDN, LD, CSPCC
    Neonatal Intensive Care Unit – Children’s Minnesota St. Paul
  • Lisa Pedersen, MS, RDN, LD
    Pediatric Intensive Care Unit – Children’s Minnesota Minneapolis
  • Hannah Rasmussen, RDN, LD
    Diabetes & Endocrine Clinics – Minneapolis, St. Paul, Maple Grove, Minnetonka, Woodbury
  • Teresa Rink, RDN, LD
    Metabolic Clinic, Minnesota Epilepsy Group/Keto Clinic – Children’s Minnesota Minneapolis and St. Paul
  • Sarah Sather, RDN, LD
    Special Care Nursery, Infant Care Center – Children’s Minnesota Minneapolis
  • Mary Smieja, RDN, LD
    Nutrition Services Director, Cystic Fibrosis – Children’s Minnesota Minneapolis
  • Kara Sommerfeld, RDN, LD
    Centers for Treatment of Eating Disorders – Children’s Minnesota St. Paul
  • Caitlyn Talbert, RDN, LD
    Cystic Fibrosis and Endocrinology – Children’s Minnesota Minneapolis
  • Molly Travers, MA, RDN, LD, CSP
    Neonatal Intensive Care Unit – Children’s Minnesota Minneapolis
  • Kelsey Vierow, RDN, LD
    Medical-Surgical Unit – Children’s Minnesota Minneapolis