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​Career Mentor

Joy Richardson March 6 2014.pngCareer Mentor Joy Richardson has had a long and diverse career as a registered dietician. Joy graduated from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo and completed an internship at Emery University in Atlanta, Georgia.

Staying on in Atlanta, Joy worked in hospital Food and Nutrition departments before returning to California. She worked at Eisenhower Medical Center's diabetes education center and became a Certified Diabetes Educator when the profession was still in its infancy. Joy's many years of experience as a registered dietician include diabetes, gestational diabetes & cardiac patient education. She has worked at John F. Kennedy Hospital and currently works at Desert Regional Hospital in addition to having a private practice and co-authoring four cookbooks for persons with diabetes.

Hear Joy speak today, Noon to 12:50 p.m., in the Career Center.

More information, contact the Career Center at 760.862.1351.