Sally Wimberley
  • Sally Wimberley
  • Program Coordinator of Exercise Science, Nutrition Science, and Pre-Physical Therapy, Assistant Professor

  • Email:
  • Phone: 828.898.8779
  • Office: Bowman Building
  • Department: Academics


MS, The Sage Colleges
BS, North Carolina State University
Registered Dietitian with the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

Common Courses Taught

Nutrition, Health and Wellness
Sports Nutrition
Weight Management
Transition to Professional Practice
Leadership and Management
Health and Wellness Capstone

Scholarly and Professional Achievements

Prior to coming to Lees-McRae, I worked as a Registered Dietitian for four different Long Term Care/Skilled Nursing Facilities in Western, NC and then as a part of a multi-disciplinary Bariatric Surgery Team in VA.

Institutional Service and Responsibilities

Director of the Health and Wellness Science Program
Assistant Professor
Head Cheerleading Coach

Personal Interests

When I am not at Lees-McRae, I enjoy spending time with my husband and our two rescue dogs. I am the proud aunt of four nephews and two nieces! I love to read, snowboard, bake, organize, garden and hike.