Sandra Castro (Texas)
School Wellness Consultant
Sandra Castro holds a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Science in nutrition & dietetics from Stephen F. Austin State University, where she completed the dietetic internship program, was an active member of Kappa Delta Chi service sorority and Phi Upsilon Omicron honor fraternity. She joined the Dairy MAX team in 2014, where she enjoys helping schools build healthy students. Sandra lives in Houston with her husband, Vincent, daughter, Celeste and son Vincent Jr.
Favorite healthy breakfast:
Vanilla yogurt, sliced strawberries, coconut and dark chocolate granola.
Weirdest thing you’ve ever eaten:
“Nopales” – a.k.a. cactus.
Your food/nutrition mentor growing up:
M.K. (Suzy) Weems, Ph.D., RD, CSSD, LD, CFCS, Professor of Family and Consumer Sciences, Graduate Program Director for Nutrition Sciences at Stephen F. Austin and now at Baylor College of Medicine.