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Diabetes Educators & Dietitians

Diabetes Educators and Dietitians

We have a great team of Diabetes Educators and Dietitians who are ready to step in and help provide solutions that work.

Jessica Emanuel, RD, LN, CDE

Jessica, a native of Great Falls, joined the Bozeman Health team in 2012. She graduated with her Bachelor’s degree in Nutrition and Dietetics from Montana State University, and completed her dietetic internship through the Montana Dietetic Internship in 2012. Jessica is a registered dietitian, and became a Certified Diabetes Educator in 2015.

At the Diabetes Center, Jessica currently serves as the American Diabetes Association program coordinator. She provides individual education for persons with Type I, Type 2, and Gestational diabetes. She is also a certified product trainer for all insulin pump models and continuous glucose monitors. She is also a certified health coach for the ACT NOW diabetes prevention program.

Arlene Eliason, RD, LN, CDE

Arlene CW Eliason, a native of Helena, joined the Bozeman Health Diabetes Center to provide diabetes education to persons with diabetes in 2007. She received her Bachelor’s degree from Montana State University and completed her dietetic internship at University of Oregon Health Sciences Center in Portland, Oregon. Arlene is a registered dietitian and became a Certified Diabetes Educator in 1994.

At the Diabetes Center, Arlene was the coordinator for our ADA recognized program for 9 years. She provides education for persons with type 1, type 2 and gestational diabetes. She is knowledgeable about insulin pump therapy.

Lindsay Kay Kordick, MS, RD, LN, EPc

Lindsay Kay Kordick, a native of Butte, has lived in Bozeman since 2000. She received her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees from Montana State in Exercise and Nutrition Sciences and completed her dietetic internship in Los Angeles at Cal Poly University- Pomona. Lindsay is a registered dietitian and Certified Exercise Physiologist through the American College of Sports Medicine. She has worked as a personal trainer and group fitness instructor for 16 years and truly believes that exercise is medicine.

At Bozeman Health Lindsay teaches the diabetes management courses, and is a health coach for the ACT NOW diabetes prevention program. She leads the LIVE NOW weight loss group and also meets with individual patients in the clinic setting. Her specialties include weight loss, eating disorders, sports nutrition and overall nutrition for health improvements.

Rebecca Cawood, RDN, LN

Rebecca Cawood, RDN, LN, earned her Nutrition & Dietetics degree with a coordinated internship from Eastern Michigan University and was soon after credentialed as a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist. She worked as an inpatient clinical dietitian in Pennsylvania before moving to Montana and joining the Bozeman Health team in 2015. Rebecca has experience coaching individuals in both clinical and community settings to meet wellness goals related to weight loss, chronic disease management, diabetes management, and cancer survival.

Amy Katz, RN, CDE

Amy Katz received her Bachelor’s degree from Amherst College and worked as a Firefighter-EMT in Utah before earning her RN degree in 2000. She worked in Critical Care in Salt Lake City and moved to Bozeman in 2007.

At the Bozeman Health Diabetes and Nutrition Center, Amy is an RN-Certified Diabetes Educator. She provides education for people with type 1, type 2, and gestational diabetes and is a certified pump trainer.