Courtney Kawamoto is a Registered Dietitian and a Board Certified Specialist in Sports Dietetics who joined the Virginia Athletics Department as Assistant Director of Sports Nutrition in 2021. Working directly with Volleyball, Softball, Rowing, Wrestling, Women’s Soccer, and Men’s Lacrosse, she is responsible for the nutrition education and care of these teams and individual athletes.
Prior to coming to UVA, Kawamoto completed sports nutrition internships at Gonzaga University and Montana State University.
Kawamoto graduated from Montana State University where she was a member of the Women’s Rugby team and volunteered with the Bobcat Fuel program. She earned two undergraduate degrees in 2018: one in Food and Nutrition and one in Exercise Science. She completed her dietetic internship and master’s degree in Nutrition and Exercise Physiology at Washington State University in 2020.
Kawamoto is a member of the Collegiate & Professional Sports Dietitians Association.