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Nicolette Leffler

MS, RDN – Sports Performance Dietitian and Education Coordinator

Nicolette Leffler oversees the sports nutrition program for the Los Angeles Galaxy, a principal Herbalife Nutrition partner. She works directly with the MLS, USL and Academy teams to enhance athlete performance, promote recovery, and develop the nutritional literacy of all players. In her role as Education Coordinator, Nicolette implements and manages nutrition education programs and coordinates all logistical aspects of education courses for high-level youth athletes in the Galaxy Academy.

Before joining Herbalife, Nicolette was the sports nutrition intern for the UCLA Performance Nutrition department. Working with Division 1 collegiate athletes, Nicolette gained significant experience in sports dietetics, including conducting individual assessments and group educations to promote improved athletic performance.

She completed additional dietetic internship rotations in clinical nutrition, food service management, and private practice. Nicolette earned her Registered Dietitian Nutritionist credential after completing her Masters in Nutritional Science at California State University, Los Angeles. She received her Bachelor’s in Psychobiology at UCLA.

Nicolette is a passionate athlete, as shown through her experience as a 4-year member and captain of the UCLA Dance Team and professional dancer with the Los Angeles Laker Girls. Her interest in nutrition and athletics not only positively impacted her personal success as an athlete, but also drove her toward a career in helping elite athletes achieve their highest athletic potential through proper nutrition.