Ellie Krieger

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Ellie Krieger
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Ellie Krieger at the 2009 Texas Book Festival.
Born (1965-09-26) September 26, 1965 (age 49)
Education Cornell University and Columbia University
Culinary career

Ellie Krieger (born September 26, 1965) is the host of a show on the Food Network called Healthy Appetite. She is also an author and has written several books on healthy eating.


Krieger was a fashion model during her late teens and early 20s for the Wilhelmina Models agency.[1] As a model she became conscientious of what she was eating, so during this time, she changed her eating habits to be healthier.[2]

Krieger has a bachelor's degree in clinical nutrition from Cornell University,[3] and has a master's in nutrition from Columbia University.[4] Krieger is a registered dietitian and nutritionist[5] and was an adjunct professor at New York University in the Department of Nutrition, Food Studies, and Public Health.[1]

Krieger contributes to magazines such as Cooking Light, Food Network Magazine and Women's Health Magazine.[6] Additionally she maintains her own blog.

Krieger has her own practice.[1]

Personal life[edit]

She lives with her family in New York City.[1]



  1. ^ a b c d "Official biography". EllieKrieger.com. Retrieved 22 June 2010. 
  2. ^ Romine, Stepfanie (2009-05-12). "INTERVIEW: How Ellie Krieger Developed Her 'Healthy Appetite' for Life". dailySpark. Retrieved 23 February 2010. 
  3. ^ "Expert Bio - Ellie Krieger". Everyday Health. Retrieved 23 February 2010. 
  4. ^ "Author Spotlight - Ellie Krieger". Random House. Retrieved 23 February 2010. 
  5. ^ "Ellie Krieger's "The Food You Crave"". ABC. 2008-01-21. Retrieved 23 February 2010. 
  6. ^ "Published articles listing - Ellie Krieger". EllieKrieger.com. Retrieved 22 June 2010. 

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