About Me

Biography

Gigi Acker, MPH, RD, founded NutritionInsights providing nutrition-focused seminars and quick cooking classes at corporations. She has presented at Cisco Systems, Electronic Arts, The Gap, Intuit, Lifescan, IBM, Yahoo, American Express, 3M and many other Fortune 500 companies. She has broadcast nutrition messages through television appearances and radio interviews in over 30 cities.

10 years ago, Gigi followed her desire to teach college students. Currently, she is happy teaching part-time at both De Anza and San Jose State University.

Classes I Teach

Spring 2019

CRNCourseSec.Title
40581NUTR 101Contemporary Nutrition
40688NUTR 102Contemporary Nutrition
44264NUTR 621Nutrition and Athletic Performance

Winter 2019

CRNCourseSec.Title
35139NUTR 104Contemporary Nutrition
31146NUTR 106Contemporary Nutrition

Faculty Info

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Gigi Acker
PART-TIME FACULTY

Biology

ackergeorgia@deanza.edu

650.303.8199

S57 (classroom)

Education

  • Master of Public Health. Public Health Nutrition, University of Minnesota, 1991
  • Bachelor of Science, Foods and Nutrition; Auburn University, 1984

Office Hours

Winter 2019

  • Wednesday 1:30-2:20 p.m.
  • Monday 8:30-9:20 a.m.
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