Meet Your Guides
We are group private practice owners who are passionate about sharing our knowledge of running successful (and profitable!) nutrition businesses.
Ingrid Knight, RD
Ingrid Knight, RDN, LD is a Registered and Licensed Dietitian and the Owner and President of Ingrid Knight, RD and Associates, Inc. a private practice located in Athens, Georgia with additional Georgia locations and multiple Registered Dietitian Nutritionists. Ingrid Knight, RD and Associates, Inc. also provides video counseling using telehealth, with Registered Dietitian Nutritionists licensed in Georgia, Tennessee, North Carolina, and South Carolina.
Ingrid offers private practice mentoring through her PPD insurance enrollment and mentoring program. She is also an affiliate with Simple Practice EMR, and provides training and setup for Simple Practice users.
Ingrid is a past member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Telehealth Workgroup, past Chair of the Nutrition Services Payment Committee, and past Georgia Reimbursement Representative.
Anna Binder McAsey, RD, LD, CLT
Expertise: High-End Programs and Owning Office Space
Anna is the owner of Rethink Nutrition, LLC, a group private practice in Manhattan, Kansas. Over the last 10 years in practice, Anna has enjoyed watching her role change from sole provider, to solopreneur, and now to CEO of a group practice. While she still sees some clients in her practice, her newest and possibly most exciting shift has been in helping her team grow and evolve their skills and step into more active roles in the business.
In 2018, Anna purchased and renovated a 1200 sq ft office space that would become the new home of Rethink Nutrition and include rental space to accommodate other providers as well.
Anna also serves on the Kansas Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics Public Policy Team as the Nutrition Services Payment Specialist and is a co-founder of the Nutrition Practice Network, an online hub for dietitians in private practice.
Christie Hunter, RD
Expertise: Corporate Wellness
Christie Hunter is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist and owner of Christie, RD. The Christie, RD team provides nutrition counseling to individuals and worksites in Greensboro, NC, and surrounding areas.
Christie earned a Bachelor of Science degree in nutrition from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and a master’s degree in nutrition from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. Christie was featured in BBC’s documentary “Truth about Food” and she has been a regular in the local media.
With over 20 years of experience in nutrition and wellness, her areas of interest include worksite wellness, disease prevention, and overall healthy eating. Christie has created a unique hybrid of individual consultations and corporate wellness as a part of her group private practice that includes a team of three dietitians and an office manager. She is a respected resource on diet and nutrition and assists individuals with meeting their nutrition goals as well as world-class organizations with worksite classes, health fairs, and individual employee consults.
In her spare time, she is an avid UNC basketball fan (Go Heels!) and wife and mother of two teenage daughters.
Marlene Hillyer, RDN, CD, CLT
Expertise: Credentialing and Billing
Marlene is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist and the CEO of Dandelion Nutrition, a group nutrition practice in Seattle, WA providing integrative and functional nutrition counseling through a Health at Every Size (HAES) lens.
Since preparing for her first pregnancy, she has successfully grown from solopreneur to a team of 9 and counting. This growth has enabled her to live comfortably while building a family as a solo parent. Marlene runs the Insurance Credentialing and Billing for Dietitian Nutritionists Facebook group and is also available for 1:1 consulting for nutrition professionals.