Tracy Hawthorne, RD, LD, CDE has been practicing as a dietitian in the Tri-state area since 1995, after completing her education at Marshall University. She obtained her Certified Diabetes Educator credential in 2007 and has focused on helping individuals living with diabetes to better understand how to make healthier lifestyle choices. She grew up in the Hurricane, WV area and has resided in Ohio for the past 25+ years.
Jessica Meek, MS, RD, LD, developed a passion for nutrition during her teenage years and strongly believes in the healing power food. After completing her undergraduate and master degree program at Ohio University, she became a registered dietitian in 2006. She has been practicing professionally for over 10 years in the tristate area. She uses her knowledge of nutrition to empower individuals living with diabetes to make positive lifestyle changes and lead healthier lives. Jessica is a dietitian with the Bruce Chertow Diabetes Center.
Amy Zimmerman, RN, CDE has been an Endocrine nurse in the Chertow Diabetes Center for the last 4 years. She attended Marshall University and graduated from St.Mary’s School of Nursing in 2009. She successfully passed her Certification in Diabetes Education exam in July 2016. Amy joins the Chertow Diabetes Center team with the goal of providing diabetes education, including insulin pump training to her patients, as well as providing diabetes awareness to the community. “I am eager for the new adventure and look forward to providing the best care to my patients ……Let’s Get Started!”