Meet RD Amber

Amber Pankonin MS, RD, CSP, LMNT

Amber is a Registered Dietitian licensed as a Medical Nutrition Therapist and is a board certified specialist in pediatric nutrition.With more than ten years of experience in the field, Amber holds a Bachelor of Science in Nutrition Science from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and a Master’s degree in Community Nutrition from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.

In 2011 Amber served as the president of the Lincoln District Dietetic Association and was recognized as the 2012 Outstanding Young Dietitian from the Nebraska Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics (NAND). Amber assisted with writing social media guidelines for NAND members which received national attention by the Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics.

As an adjunct professor, Amber teaches nutrition at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln and in her spare time she enjoys playing guitar, blogging at, cooking for others and walking her dogs with her husband.

About Credentials

Registered Dietitian, RD
American Dietetic Association
Board Certification as a Specialist in Pediatric Nutrition, CSP
Commission on Dietetic Registration
Licensed Medical Nutrition Therapist, LMNT
Eat Right Nebraska