Gwen Wright, RD, CDE

Certified Diabetes Educator 

My best day as a Fit4D coach was when I spoke with a lady who was going to run out of 2 medications in less than 30 days due to financial problems. I provided the Diabetes Patient Assistant Program information and found out on a subsequent call that she qualified for assistance

Gwen Wright is a Registered Dietitian and a Certified Diabetes Educator with a Masters degree in Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics.  She has worked with patients who have diabetes inthe inpatient and outpatient settings as well as though outbound telephonic diabetes management programs.  In addition to working with patients, Gwen has several years of product management experience designing solutions for healthcare professionals.  Gwen has teaching experience as well serving as adjunct faculty at Aquinas College in the traditional classroom setting where she taught a basic nutrition class for several semesters.  As a part-time faculty for the University of Phoenix, Gwen taught a wellness class through their online platform.  In her role as a clinical liaison for a corporate healthcare company, Gwen maintained all diabetes related product collateral based on the latest evidence based medicine which were used by both inpatient and outpatient diabetes programs across the US.

I’m passionate about diabetes education and being able to deliver it in manner that makes sense to the individual. I’ve seen many models of education and I’m excited to work with Fit4D and reach people outside of the traditional classroom.