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About Marie

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Marie A. Spano, MS, RD, CSCS, CSSD, is a nutrition communications expert and one of the country’s leading sports nutritionists. She enjoys the challenge of communicating scientific information in an approachable, understandable format to a variety of audiences. Spano has appeared on NBC, ABC, Fox and CBS affiliates, and authored hundreds of magazine articles and trade publication articles, written book chapters, marketing materials and web copy on a variety of nutrition topics. She is co-editor of the NSCA’s Guide to Exercise and Sport Nutrition (Human Kinetics Publishers) and currently working on a second book. Spano is also a regular contributor to Food Product Design, Prepared Foods and FitnessRx for Women. She is the Sports Nutritionist for CES Performance and the Atlanta Braves – Minor Leagues. 

A three-sport collegiate athlete, Spano earned her masters in nutrition from the University of Georgia and her bachelor’s degree in exercise and sports science from the University of North Carolina, Greensboro (UNCG) where she was a student athlete representative to the NCAA and scholarship cross country athlete. Spano is a member of the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) and the American Dietetic Association (ADA). 


Welcome to Marie Spano Nutrition Consulting


Marie Spano Nutrition Consulting provides research-based nutrition information and potential applications to companies, the media and individual clients.

Professional & Olympic Athletes

As one of the leading sports nutrition experts in North America, Marie has helped professional, Olympic and college athletes maximize their sports performance and extend their careers by integrating an individualized sports nutrition plan into their training program.  She can help you perform at your best by using a customized approach to nutrition and supplementation.  An athlete herself, Marie started college as a scholarship athlete playing Division III softball and soccer before transferring schools and earning a spot and scholarship on the Division I UNC-Greensboro cross country team.

Individual Consults

Are you looking to improve your health or change your physique?  We can help you transform your body. Click here for more information on our individual or group consultations.


Consulting for Sports Supplement, Food and Beverage Companies

  • Marketing materials
  • Product development
  • Technical writing
  • Spokesperson work
  • Trade show representation
  • Public speaking
  • Press kit development
  • Nutrition analysis


  • Spokesperson work
  • Radio, TV and podcasts
  • Popular press magazines, trade publications, e-zines, blogs and websites

For more information on media services, please follow this link.

Corporate Presentations

Marie Spano is a nutrition expert and Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) through the National Strength and Conditioning Association.  Ms. Spano can deliver customized nutrition and fitness seminars that will energize and motivate your employees while encouraging them to lead a healthier lifestyle.  For more information on the topics we can present on please contact us.
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