Maya Schmitt is a registered dietitian nutritionist (RDN) having completed advanced education and training established by the Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics (ACEND). Maya is a Licensed Registered Dietitian (LRD), having successfully completed standard competency tests administered by the American Dietetic Association and has met state license requirements. She is a certified diabetes care and education specialist (CDCES) with expertise in diabetes care and education.
After graduating with a BA and BS from the University of Arizona, Maya finished her Bachelor of Science in Dietetics and a Master’s degree in Obesity Prevention and Management at Arizona State University.
She has over 10 years of experience in the healthcare field which includes working in long-term care facilities where she has seen firsthand the impact that diet has on our ultimate health outcomes.
Maya’s goal is to help clients develop confidence in making healthy behaviors a way of life. She focuses on realistic and sustainable health solutions and behavioral change. She feels that skill building and education in healthy eating, cooking, grocery shopping, and staying active will help clients make better choices about food and improve their health.
In her free time, Maya enjoys sewing, trying new restaurants, exploring Arizona on dirt bikes with her family, and spending quality time with her two dogs: Domino and Zane.
Maya Schmitt, MS, RDN, LRD, CDCES is a registered dietitian nutritionist (RDN) practicing in Scottsdale, Arizona.