Kelsey Doerr -Dev Research and Extension Group

Kelsey Doerr
Name: Kelsey Doerr
From: Elkhorn, Nebraska USA
Degree pursuing: Bachelors: Nutrition and Dietetics
Project: Produce high quality educational tools for childcare providers and guardians to use reward and praise effectively to foster healthy food choices in children.
Skills Acquired: I will learn research skills that will benefit me as I continue my educational journey both as an undergraduate student and a graduate student
Future Goals: My future goal is to obtain a dietetic internship to continue on the path of becoming a registered dietitian.
How will the project experience help you achieve your future career goals? This project will help me achieve my future goals by giving me a hands-on opportunity to work with a topic I am passionate about: childhood nutrition.
Top 3 strengths that contribute to the project: Open-minded, creative, strong work ethic.
Fun Fact: Two fun facts about me are that I eat Chipotle once a week and water-skiing is one of my hobbies.