Jillian Tholen

Master of Science / Registered Dietitian Nutritionist / Licensed Dietitian


Jillian is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist based in Minneapolis, who specializes in eating disorder recovery, sports nutrition, and women’s health. She has experience working with children, adolescents, and adults of all ages, and loves to help her clients come up with simple ways to create their best relationship with food and to fuel their lives. She employs a non-diet approach in her practice, and wholeheartedly believes that all foods can fit into a healthy way of eating.

Jillian also has experience as a competitive athlete, and particularly enjoys working with other athletes and active individuals. She loves to help clients of all ages and abilities understand how impactful proper nutrition can be in their ability to simply move their body day after day, recover and stay healthy, and also to achieve any specific performance goals they might have.

Professionally, Jillian has a Master’s degree in Nutrition from the University of Minnesota, and completed her Dietetic Internship with specialized training experience in both sports nutrition and eating disorders. She has also worked in a nationally-recognized eating disorder program at all levels of care. On a more personal note, Jillian’s favorite foods are yogurt, sweet potatoes, and Izzy’s Graham Cracker ice cream, and she enjoys, among other things, cooking for people she loves, traveling to beautiful places, and running loops on the Mississippi River.

Jillian’s personal website:  www.jillianrd.com