When this blog was published, Scott Sehnert was named the Dallas Cowboys director of sports performance leading into the 2016 season. In his role, Sehnert works closely with the athletic trainers and strength and conditioning coaches in developing player-specific nutrition and recovery plans.
Sehnert came to Dallas after spending the previous seven years as the sports dietitian at Auburn University. Sehnert oversaw the sports nutrition needs for AU’s 21 varsity sports, including nutrition education, counseling, training tables, body composition analysis and supplement evaluation.
Sehnert is a Registered Dietitian with the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AND) and is a member of the Sports, Cardiovascular and Wellness Nutrition group. He also holds certifications with the AND as a Board Certified Specialist in Sports Dietetics and with the National Strength and Conditioning Association as a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist. He is an active member with the Collegiate and Professional Sports Dietitians Association.
Sehnert and his wife, Beth, have a son and a daughter.