Tenille Sonnichsen, RD
Tenille has been working as a Registered Dietitian since 2008. She has a diverse range of nutrition knowledge including various medical conditions, weight management, and sport nutrition. She completed her Bachelor of Human Nutritional Science degree at the University of Manitoba, and her Dietetic internship in Halifax, Nova Scotia. She is a member of the College of Dietitians of Manitoba, Dietitians of Canada, the Manitoba Sport Nutrition Network (current co-chair), Dietitians of Canada’s Sport Nutrition Network, and the Diabetes, Obesity and Cardiovascular Network.
In her spare time, she enjoys reading, playing volleyball, and spending time with her husband and two kids.
Favorite Food: Chocolate
Favorite Vegetable: Broccoli
Motto: Live your life to the fullest by eating well and having fun!
Michelle Leaf, RD
Michelle is a Registered Dietitian with a passion for exercise, health and wellness and has experience providing nutrition education to athletes from grass roots to elite level sports. She also has a strong foundation of knowledge relating to medical nutrition therapies and weight management. Michelle received her Bachelor of Human Nutritional Sciences from the University of Manitoba and is a Registered Dietitian with the College of Dietitians of Manitoba. She is furthering her education at the University of Manitoba, where she is undertaking her Master’s degree with a focus in sports nutrition. She holds memberships and actively participates on the Manitoba Sport Nutrition Network (current co-chair) and Dietitians of Canada Sport Nutrition Network. In her spare time she enjoys playing ringette and soccer and spending time at her family cabin.
Favorite Food: Sushi
Favorite Vegetable: Cauliflower
Motto: A little progress each day adds up to big results.