Carolina Espinosa is a Nutrition Program Coordinator at BronxWorks under the Community Health Programs department.
As the nutrition program coordinator for BronxWorks, she focuses on working under the Healthy Livable Mott Haven Initiative in the South Bronx to develop and implement nutrition education programs and increase access to healthy food resources. As part of this initiative, Carolina coordinates and conducts grocery store tours, farmers market tours, and healthy eating workshops helping residents to shop healthy on a budget, become familiar with local Farmers’ Markets, learn about Shop Healthy NYC retail stores in the area and other healthy lifestyle resources readily available in the community. She also facilitates the National Diabetes Prevention Program with residents of the the South Bronx.
Carolina holds a Master of Science in Nutrition from Rutgers University and is a licensed Registered Dietitian with the Commission on Dietetic Registration and the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.