Sara Foley

Clinical Assistant Professor

(901) 678-4054
(901) 678-3591
FH 161A3
Office Hours
By Appointment

About Sara Foley

Ms. Foley is an Assistant Clinical Professor for the School of Health Studies Nutrition Unit and serves as the Clinical Coordinator of the Dietetic Internship Program since January 2016. Before joining University of Memphis, Ms. Foley was the Food Systems Dietitian at the VA Medical Center in Memphis for over 9 years. While there, she served as preceptor to numerous University of Memphis and VA interns, implemented many quality improvement projects, kept menu development and analysis up to date, and served as primary lead on intern projects yearly. Ms. Foley has served on both state and local professional nutrition and dietetics boards which has allowed her to strengthen her leadership skills and network with many dietetic professionals. She also has completed several coaching, mentoring and leadership programs. In 2015, Ms. Foley became an adjunct faculty member where she discovered a bigger passion for teaching and mentoring students.


BS Human Sciences, Food & Nutrition - Mississippi State University - 2004
MS Nutrition - Mississippi State University - 2006