Christina Herwald, M.S., RDN

School Wellness Consultant

Texas

Christina Herwald grew up understanding the importance of a well-balanced diet watching her mother prepare healthy, homecooked meals for her and her family. Inspired by that upbringing, Christina earned her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in nutrition science at Texas A&M University and Stephen F. Austin State University. After working for employers including Pasadena ISD, Clear Creek ISD and Cypress-Fairbanks ISD, she joined the Dairy MAX team in 2019 with eight years of experience. A resident and native of Houston, Christina enjoys outdoor activities, shopping at local markets, trying new restaurants and spending time with her husband, Aaron as well as other family, friends and dog, Tux.

Favorite healthy breakfast:
Grape-Nuts cereal, milk and fresh berries

One food you’d want if stranded on a desert island:
Pasta

Your food/nutrition mentor growing up:
My mom – she always had a homemade meal for us to come together as a family and enjoy dinner. She also taught us how to cook and bake wonderful food.