Your Nutrition Coach: Carissa Galloway, RDN
Carissa Galloway is a Registered Dietitian, race announcer, and certified personal trainer with a diverse background in nutrition, fitness, and television hosting. In addition to being the first host of Bloom on WFLA NBC Tampa, Carissa is an internationally recognized nutrition and fitness expert and has appeared nationally on E! TV, The Daily Buzz, CBS College Sports and the Home Shopping Network both in the U.S. and Australia. Carissa regularly appears in nutrition segments across the country. She is also a 6x marathoner and proud Galloway run-walk-run advocate who ran the 2019 Boston Marathon.
Before becoming a Registered Dietitian, Carissa worked as a sports announcer and TV host. Carissa has worked as a sports announcer for ESPN’s Wide World of Sports and CBS College Sports, and as the on-court emcee for the NBA’s Orlando Magic. Since 2005 Carissa has worked as a race announcer for RunDisney announcing events across the country and she is also one of the first U.S. female announcers for IRONMAN triathlons.
Carissa graduated Summa Cum Laude as Valedictorian from Keiser University with a Bachelor of Science in Nutrition and Dietetics. Prior to that she earned a degree in Broadcast Journalism from the University of Central Florida, graduating Magna Cum Laude. She is a mother of two: a 7-year-old daughter, Claire, and 2-year-old son, Eliud. She resides in Winter Garden, Florida with her family. Learn more on her website: www.carissaannegalloway.com