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DAB - Dietetic Advisory Board
United States




Ball State University; University of Kentucky; Michigan State University


Bachelor of Science in Dietetics
Masters of Science in Nutritional Science
Masters of Science in Kinesiology

Certifications or Credentials:

Registered Dietitian (RD)
Certified Specialist in Sports Dietetics (CSSD)
Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS)
Professional Association: Dallas Cowboys Football Club


Collegiate and Professional Sports Dietitians Association (CPSDA) - Former Board of Director & President

Special Focus:

Sports Nutrition


Sott Sehnert, MS, RD, CSCS, CSSD
Director of Sports Performance/Sports Dietitian, Dallas Cowboys
Scott Sehnert was named the Dallas Cowboys’ Director of Sports Performance leading into the 2016 season. Sehnert works closely with both athletic trainers and strength and conditioning coaches in developing player-specific nutrition and recovery plans. Prior to Dallas, he spent seven years as the sports dietitian at Auburn University, where he oversaw the nutrition needs of the athletes of 21 varsity sports. He also spent time working at Michigan State University (2006-2009) and interning with US Speed Skating (2005). Sehnert earned his bachelor’s degree in dietetics from Ball State in 2003, and his first master’s degree in nutritional sciences with a wellness and sports nutrition emphasis from the University of Kentucky in 2005. In 2009, Sehnert earned a master’s in kinesiology, with a concentration in exercise physiology, from Michigan State University. Sehnert is a Registered Dietitian with the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (AND). 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.