Rachel Suba has been promoted to director of sports nutrition at OU Athletics, she said on Twitter on Friday.

It is my honor to officially announce – I am the Director of Sports Nutrition at the University of Oklahoma! •• ʜᴏᴡ ɪᴛ Sports …. Sports nutrition GA ➡️ Assistant Director ➡️Interim Director at 𝐻𝑜𝓌 𝒾𝓉’𝓈 𝑔𝑜𝒾𝓃𝑔 …. 𝐃𝐢𝐫𝐞𝐜𝐭𝐨𝐫 🥳 pic.twitter.com/EuubN2zWyN

– Rachel Suba, MEd, RD, CSSD, LD (@RachelSuba_) February 12, 2021

Suba has been the interim director of sports nutrition since February 2020, replacing Tiffany Byrd, who announced her retirement from the program on February 19 last year. Suba previously worked as an assistant for sports nutrition at OU from January 2016 to July 2017 and as deputy director for sports nutrition from August 2017 until assuming the temporary position.

Suba holds a Masters Degree in Education from OU, is a Registered and Licensed Nutritionist, and has a certification as a specialist in sports dietetics. She is now officially the head of a staff made up of seasonal sports nutritionist Taylor Larsen, sports nutritionist Alison VandenBerghe and graduate assistant Breana Leonard.

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