Carmen Berry, MPH, RD, LD

Manager of Nutrition Education Programs Email Carmen | (314) 325-1299

Carmen is responsible for leading the nutrition education team to facilitate and build skills and knowledge that lead to sustained healthy eating habits in the community through hands-on cooking classes, interactive grocery store tours, cooking demonstrations, nutrition presentations, and other nutrition education outreach events. She works collaboratively with the entire Operation Food Search organization to ensure all nutrition education efforts align and integrate with the overall strategic goals, metrics, and outcomes.

Prior to joining Operation Food Search, Carmen worked for a corporate foodservice company and developed the entire nutrition department and implemented various corporate wellness programs throughout the St. Louis area to improve the health status of adults in the workforce.

From Carmen: “I have always had a passion for cooking, nutrition, and helping others. After receiving my master’s degree in public health, I am committed to improving the health of our community through programs designed to help build long term skills that help families shop for and prepare healthy, nutritious meals on a budget. In my free time, I can be found in the kitchen experimenting with new and unique recipes.”