Brierley Horton, MS, RD

Title: Content Creator; Registered Dietician
Education: University of Vermont, Tufts University
Expertise: Nutrition
  • Registered Dietitian Nutritionist
  • Co-creator and co-host of the Happy Eating Podcast
  • Recipient of multiple James Beard Foundation journalism awards


Brierley Horton is a registered dietician, content creator and strategist, co-host of The Happy Eating Podcast, and mental health advocate. She has held senior editorial positions at publications like Cooking Light and EatingWell, and her freelance work appears in Better Homes & Gardens, EatingWell, Livestrong, and more.

She is a recipient of multiple James Beard Foundation journalism awards and was recognized by the American Society of Journalists and Authors for an Outstanding Article Award.


Brierly received her Bachelor of Science in dietetics and nutrition & food science from the University of Vermont. She later went on to receiver her Master of Science in nutrition communication from the Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy at Tufts University. She completed her dietetic internship with Aramark in Philadelphia.

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