Acadiana Nutrition Group (ANG) has developed by Yvette Quantz, RDN, CSSD, LDN and Kate Rountree, RDN, LDN as a collaborative effort to promote nutrition and wellness through education. This collaboration brings together their passion for educating, inspiring, and empowering people to live healthier. With over 30 years of combined professional experience as board certified and trained registered dietitians, Yvette and Kate strive to educate the Acadiana area with nutrition information that brings a lifetime of health and wellness. Acadiana Nutrition Group was formed on the belief that health starts from the inside and is displayed by the way we live on the outside. From race day performance to everyday living, what you feed yourself, both in mind and body, matters.
Working together Yvette and Kate bring unique skills and experiences to Acadiana Nutrition Group.
Yvette Quantz, RDN, CSSD, LDN has a degree in Kinesiology from Louisiana State University and studied nutrition and dietetics at Nicholls State University. As a board certified specialist in sports nutrition, Yvette has over 15 years experience working in the health and wellness industry. Originally from New Orleans, Yvette worked at Elmwood Fitness Center, Pelican Athletic Club in Mandeville, and then Telos Fitness Center in Dallas, TX. Today she helps her clients take an intuitive, non – diet approach to weight loss, she specializes in working with eating disorder treatment and recovery, as well as food sensitivities, inspired living and health promotion. Yvette loves to get creative in the kitchen and in the Foodspiration messages she loves to write, she has a passion for helping people fuel their mind and body right so they can live their best life!
Kate Rountree, RDN, LDN was educated and trained in human food and nutrition from LSU and Vanderbilt University Medical Center. She has worked as a registered dietitian for the past 15 years and has specialized in treating overweight and obesity. She has worked with clients in Alabama and all across Louisiana. Her passion lies in helping people fuel right, so they can perform better in all areas of life. As an avid runner and wannabe triathlete, Kate understands the power that comes with the proper fueling techniques and methods. With an interest in sports nutrition, she continues to immerse herself in the latest research and findings on best fueling tactics. In addition, Kate loves hosting family and friends in her kitchen for a good home cooked meal and believes that large family dinners are an important part of fueling right!