Kristy Morrell joined the Trojan Family in 2003 working in health promotion and prevention services as the dietitian for the student body. In January 2008, she joined the USC athletic department, coming with a strong background in sports nutrition, eating disorders and disordered eating. She also has a private practice working with professional athletes.
She earned a Bachelors of Arts degree from North Dakota State University in Dietetics. Morrell resides in Brentwood, California with her husband, Curt, and sons, Devon and Dylan.