Prairie View A&M University Graduate
Bachelor of Science, Nutrition and Dietetics
Kristina Edwards is a St. Louis, Missouri native who studied Human Nutrition and Food at Prairie View A&M University. She graduated Summa Cum Laude and was a USDA National Scholar. In university, she gained skills in data and statistical analysis while working with USDA Economic Research Service. After attaining her Bachelor’s degree, she completed a dietetic internship program, which certified her to take the Registered Dietician exam. This program had an emphasis on community nutrition where she did rigorous coursework and gained over 1200 clinical practice hours. In the future she sees herself being a leader in global nutrition.