Evelyn Cisney, RDN, Regional Vice President

Evelyn has over 28 years in Food Service Operations and Nutrition Services. Evelyn's past experiences have been in skilled nursing, assisted living and independent living, as well as multi-site operational manager in School Food Service. In 2013 Evelyn received the APPLE Award for Passion as an exemplary employee of Nutrition Alliance, LLC.


520 465 6758

Stephanie Sanchez, RDN, CNSC, Regional Vice President

Stephanie joined the Nutrition Alliance team in 2014. She has over 16 years of expertise as a nutritionist-dietitian, manager, wellness facilitator and educator in the fields of health care, behavioral health and community nutrition. As Specialty Care Manager, Stephanie will oversee non-skilled nursing clients and staff. Stephanie is a certified nutrition support clinician and a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.


602 689 2707

Niki Wray, MAEd, RDN, Regional Vice President

Niki has been with Nutrition Alliance from the beginning. Niki has over 30 years experience as a consultant and educator. As the Vice President of Nutrition Services, she ensures regulatory compliance and nutrition processes by conducting various seminars and workshops open to clients, completes quality audits and mock surveys. Niki also establishes  best practice guidelines based on the latest research. Survey support is a primary responsibility of her position. The go to person for clinical and survey support, she is only a phone call away. Niki is a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics


602 405 5523

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Anna de Jesus, MBA, RDN, President

Anna established Nutrition Alliance, LLC in January 2000. She is well respected in the field of nutrition and dining services. Anna has 30 years experience in various roles as consultant, regional dietitian, food service director, expert witness, author and speaker. A strong advocate of continuous improvement, Anna continues to steer Nutrition Alliance in a progressive direction with regulations, dining programs, clinical processes and menus. She is a leader with various organizations including the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Dietetic in Health Care Communities Network, Arizona American Healthcare Association, Association of Nutrition and Food Professionals, National Pressure Injury Advisory Panel, and Assisted Living Foundation of America, AZ Chapter.


​​602 819 8394

​​Laurie Dennhardt, MA, VP of Operations - in Memoriam. Oct 28, 2021