Current Title: Registered Dietitian Nutritionist
Career Progression: Registered Dietitian Nutritionist > Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Manager
Anjuman holds a Master’s degree in nutrition from Teachers College, Columbia University and a Bachelor’s degree in psychology from UCLA. Her passion for food and helping people live their best lives inspired her to pursue nutrition full-time. She completed her dietetic internship through Teachers College in 2017, and has worked as a clinical Registered Dietitian Nutritionist at a rehabilitation center and as a nutrition educator in various New York communities. After moving back to her home state of California, Anjuman worked as an outpatient Registered Dietitian Nutritionist for a large healthcare company before beginning her role with Optum Workplace Well-being as an on-site Registered Dietitian Nutritionist at a large social media corporation based in Menlo Park, California.
Anjuman’s passion and performance recently led to a promotion to Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Manager. She also serves on the Optum Workplace Well-being’s Nutrition Business Enhancements CARE Committee, helping to develop new content for the yearly nutrition calendar. Her specialties include digestive health and food allergies, disordered eating, plant-based eating, South Asian cuisines and sports nutrition.
Anjuman loves helping clients work through personal challenges, understand their bodies better and transform their daily behaviors in ways that help them develop self-love and reach their health goals. Her role and her team encourage her to think creatively, become a better listener and push past her comfort zone in order to help her clients do the same. She is grateful to have such a supportive leadership team and coworkers who continue to inspire her to grow into the best version of herself that she can be.