Meet the Leaders Changing the Future of Nutrition Research

At the helm of the Journal of the American Center for Nutrition (JACN) is a team driven by a profound mission and vision. Our leadership is committed to advancing evidence-based nutrition science, advocating for its integration into healthcare systems, and upholding the highest ethical standards.

Driven by a collective passion for scientific inquiry and a deep-seated belief in the transformative power of nutrition, our leadership team brings together diverse expertise spanning multiple disciplines. From seasoned researchers and esteemed scholars to visionary strategists and seasoned advocates, each member of our leadership cohort brings a unique perspective and skill set to the table, enriching our collective vision and propelling us towards our shared goals.

Robert Rynfield

Managing Director
Mr. Rynfield has been the Managing Director of JACN since 2021 where his primary responsibilities include overseeing the development of strategies and goals for the Journal. As a relentless author himself, he also works closely with the editorial staff to ensure quality publication standards.

Christi Timmers-Smith

Christi is an accomplish entrepreneur with a focus on health and fitness industries. She’s authored numerous books and publications and has been Editor-in-Chief with the Journal since 2022.