Who is Shelly Marie Redmond?
In our multitasking, take-out obsessed, technology-based world, Shelly has a mission to transform our lives from one click, chat, and taste at a time. Her unique blend of class, style, grace, and wit motivates and inspires consumers and audiences to shine from the inside out.
Shelly is a registered dietitian, etiquette instructor, TV personality, and the author of ‘Eat Well and Be Fabulous: A Guide for the Modern Day Woman.‘ She is the Editor-in-Chief of College Lifestyles, an online magazine and firm college co-eds and sorority women. In 2010, College Lifestyles was honored by eCollegefinder for winning a spot in the highly prestigious Freshman Advisors Awards. College Lifestyles has an impressive outreach with over 100 University Networks with over 190,000 monthly views. Shelly can currently be seen bi-weekly as the ‘Healthy Eating Expert’ on KTAL News 6, an NBC Affiliate Station.
Shelly expanded College Lifestyles and her personal consulting business utilizing social media. She quickly discovered the ‘ins and outs‘ of social media and flourished! With her personal twitter retweeted (RTd) by powerhouse companies such as Delta, Sonic, Hilton Garden, and TargetStyle; and her company College Lifestyles ranked #4 in the Online College 100 inspirational twitter feeds for college students, Shelly recognizes how social media can increase business productivity, exposure, and revenue.
In a few short years, she transitioned College Lifestyles from a blog to a full fledge media site and has partnered with companies including Best Buy, Verizon Wireless, Microsoft, and Target.
Shelly is a highly sought after media source for trusted nutrition, lifestyle, and social media
information. She currently is the ‘Healthy Living Expert‘ on KTAL News 6, and NBC-affiliate station appearing bi-weekly on the Monday morning show. After her successful stint as a media spokesperson for the Louisiana Dietetic Association, she was appointed to the Team Leader position for the Media Team of the Louisiana Dietetic Association. For 2 years, Shelly was the recognized nutrition expert on Shreveport’s CBS-affiliate station KSLA News 12 weekly health segment ‘Food in Five.’ She has completed countless interviews for ABC, CBS, and NBC affiliate stations on nutrition and lifestyle information. In addition to television interviews, Shelly has been seen in print, including Cosmopolitan Magazine, FoxBusiness.com, Today’s Diet and Nutrition Magazine, Shreveport Times, The Forum News, and City Lights Magazine.
As a registered dietitian in private practice, Shelly has consulted on various nutrition and medical issues including weight loss, pregnancy nutrition, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and wellness. In addition, Shelly offers grocery store tours and corporate wellness development for corporations. For seven years, Shelly was an outpatient dietitian at the Overton Brooks VA Medical Center.
Shelly earned her bachelor’s and master’s degrees in nutrition and dietetics, and is a Registered
Dietitian (RD). Shelly has earned her certification in Adult Weight Management offered through the Commission on Dietetic Registration. She is a certified etiquette seminars instructor.
Shelly is a prime example of what she teaches. In her spare time, you will find her preparing simple and tasteful dishes in her kitchen, practicing Pilates, looking for bargains at her favorite boutiques, watching Casablanca with a box of tissues, and always saying ‘please’ and ‘thank you.’ (She boos the quote ‘Nice Girls Finish Last.‘). Shelly currently resides in Louisiana with her husband, daughter, (and one on the way!) and 2 cats, Gizmo and Theodore Roosevelt. She loves dark chocolate, pencil skirts, technology, and manners!