Dr. Krista Austin
Sports Scientist, Exercise Physiologist, Nutritionist
Dr. Krista Austin is a sport scientist, exercise physiologist and nutritionist who has served as an industry consultant and performance specialist for professional and Olympic sport athletes. Dr. Austin has worked for the United States Olympic Committee, the English Institute of Sport, England’s Cricket team and multiple national governing bodies of sport, including USA Taekwondo, USA Triathlon, USA Wrestling and USA Canoe/Kayak.
Her recent work includes research on dietary supplement use in military populations, assessing the relevance of sport science applications in special operations populations, and performing validation of occupational physical assessments for the U.S. Marine Corps.
Dr. Austin received her B.A. in Physical Education, Masters of Science in Exercise Physiology, and Ph.D in Movement Science. Austin is also a certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist (CSCS).
SuperStarch affords a great deal of versatility for meeting the demands of a broad range of athletes. From those who need an easy-to-digest carbohydrate to those who need to consume high energy intakes, this unique carbohydrate has allowed me to maximize the role nutrition can play for athletes in performance and recovery.