Whether you want to learn to eat better, improve endurance, have diabetes, high cholesterol, gastrointestinal disorders, hypertension, eating disorders or just want to lose weight, your nutritional needs can be personalized to optimally meet your goals!
Diane Benfield, MS, RDN, CD is a registered dietitian nutritionist with over 30 years of nutrition experience who earned her Bachelor of Science degree from Drury University in Springfield, MO. She completed a dietetic internship and Master of Science degree in Food, Nutrition and Institution Administration at Oklahoma State University. Diane has completed the Commission on Dietetic Registration Certificate of Training in Adult Weight Management and received the Outstanding Consultant Dietitian award from the Dietitians in Healthcare Communities Subunit.
An established practitioner in the field of dietetics, Diane has extensive experience in foodservice management with universities, hospitals and long-term care. She was a registered dietitian for the Washington Department of Corrections, providing nutritional consultations to offenders in eastern
Washington correctional facilities and served as the Corrections Chair with the Dietitians in Healthcare Communities. In addition to owning All About Nutrition, Diane currently provides nutrition education to high risk pregnant and breast feeding women, as well as, infants and children participating in the Oregon WIC Program. She also performs dietitian services to assisted living centers in the area for compliance with nutritional care regulations and nutrition education to corporate wellness programs.
Diane is a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Washington State Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, The International Association of Eating Disorder Professionals Foundation and the Walla Walla School Health Advisory Committee.
Diane meets with Whitman Students at the Health Center when appointments are made. If you would like to schedule an appointment,
please call her directly at 509-200-2062
Plans accepted are Group Health, First Choice Health, Regence Blue Shield, Premera Blue Cross,
Aetna, Cigna, Molina and Medicare insurance plans.