Kelly Gumpel, RD, CDE
Certified Diabetes Educator
Kelly Gumpel is a registered dietitian (RD) and certified diabetes educator (CDE). She completed a Bachelor of Science in Psychology and a Bachelor of Science in Dietetics and Nutrition from Missouri State University and completed her dietetic internship at Saint Louis University. During Kelly’s time as an RD, she has solidified a diverse foundation in areas of dietetics including cardiovascular disease, renal disease, tube feedings, eating disorders, weight management, community health, diabetes research, and diabetes care.
Kelly has had type 1 diabetes for over 30 years and feels strongly that compassion, time, and education are necessary for helping people who have diabetes be successful in managing their condition. As a diabetes educator she particularly enjoys working with people with type 2 diabetes by helping to optimize their understanding and empower them to navigate through life’s challenges.