Ellie Krieger

by: Gabrielle Daugherty

Who is Ellie Krieger?

Ellie was born on September 28, 1965, She is an American nutritionist, Author, and the host of a Food Network tv show Healthy Appetite with Ellie Krieger. She was a model when she was a teenager up till her early 20's. She lives in New York City with her family.

Early Life

Ellie Krieger was a model in her teens and early 20 Wilhelmina Models agency. Her modeling is what got her to watch what she was eating and start a healthier life style.


Ellie Krieger has a bachelor's degree in clinical nutrition from Cornell University and has a master's in nutrition from Columbia University. Krieger is a registered dietitian and nutritionist and was an adjunct professor at New York University in the Department of Nutrition, Food Studies, and Public Health

Books & Tv Shows


You Have It Made

Weeknight Wonders

Comfort Food Fix

Ellie Krieger's Favorite Vegetarian Recipes

So Easy

The food you Crave

Small Changes, Big Results\

Tv Shows:

Healthy Appetite with Ellie Krieger

Interesting Facts

Ellie was involved with Michelle Obama's Let's Move campaign.

She's cooked for different celebrities

When she was little she was overweight and that was another thing that made her want to become a cook.

Her daughter influences her to eat better.

What is she famous for?


James Beard Award for focus on Health

ICAP Cookbook Award.

Both won in 2009