Public Health/Community Nutrition Practice Group

PHCNPG Dietetic Practice Group

Executive Committee

2020-2021 Officers and Committee Chairs

Chair: Kathleen M Cullinen PhD, MSCHN, RDN
Past-Chair: Tatyana El-Kour MA, MS, RDN, FAND
Treasurer: Amanda Kopetsky, MS, RDN, LDN
Rachel H Polon MPH
HOD Delegate: Katrina A Holt MPH, MS, RD, FAND
Nominating Committee Chair: Dr. Ann M Gaba EDD, RD, CDE, CDN, FAND
Nominating Committee Chair-Elect: Ms. Lisa M Zullig MS, RDN, CSG, CDN
Nominating Committee Member: Lindsay S Fortman MS, RD, CDE
Membership Committee Chair: Samantha M Rex MS, RD
Policy and Advocacy Leader: Alicia H Grove MFN, SNS
Student Committee Chair: Ami Alaniz
Professional Development Coordinator: Mateja R Savoie PhD, MPH, RD
Strategic Communications Chair: 

Website Editor:
 Jocceline Hernandez, MS, RD, CLEC 
Awards Chair: Dawn S Earnesty PhD, RDN                                                                                  DPG Manager: Josie Hernandez

Position Descriptions


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2017-2018 Executive Committee 



Page Updated: June 18, 2020

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