Shawn Pitcher, MS, RD, USAW, FMS, CLT, received his bachelor’s degree in dietetics and nutrition from Buffalo State College, State University of New York in 2015. He then obtained his credentials as a registered dietitian from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
During undergrad, he played Dlll collegiate football at the university and did an internship at Buffalo State with the strength and conditioning staff. He gathered 1,200 hours of experience in the clinical, community and sports nutrition setting. Post undergrad, Shawn interned at the University of Buffalo, primarily working with football. He then went to Pittsburg State University, where he did a graduate assistantship as strength and conditioning coach and developed their sports nutrition program. He then moved onto the University of Missouri where he interned with sports nutrition’s, primarily working with football.
In October 2016, Shawn joined Nationwide Children’s as a sports performance specialist, primarily working with Grandview and New Albany high schools, helping them improve their performance and reducing risks of injury. His passion is to provide athletes with the information, knowledge and abilities to not only succeed in the weight room, but develop the life skills and characteristics to make a profound impact in the future.