Our Team



Maria R. Berglund is a bilingual, registered dietitian with a B.S. in biochemical engineering and food services management from the Monterrey Institute of Technology, Sonora Campus, in Mexico, and graduated from Texas Woman’s University-Houston Campus with a Master’s degree in Nutrition.

Ms. Berglund has more than 15+ years of experience in cancer prevention and nutrition research, individual nutrition counseling, and group weight management. She has lectured widely on various nutrition topics including cancer prevention, patient navigation, diabetes, and weight management.

Ms. Berglund is an active contributor in the nutrition community and is a member of both the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and the Texas Dietetic Association. She is also certified as community health worker in the state of Texas and has a certificate in adult weight management from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. At The Torres Center, Maria provides expertise in guiding the clients to a healthier lifestyle.