Executive Committee and Leadership Team


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Executive Committee


Chair - Henna Muzaffar, PhD, RD, FAND

Chair-Elect – Amy Mobley, PhD, RD

Immediate Past Chair – Bridgit Corbett, EdD, RD, LDN

Secretary – Samantha Diamond, MS, RD

Treasurer – Sharon Meier Lutheran

Nominating Committee Chair – Carol Berg Sloan, RDN, FAND

DPG Delegate – Karen Bakies, RDN, LD, FAND

Academy DPG/MIG Relations Manager - Adriana Legreid


Leadership Team (Includes Executive Committee Members)


Awards Chair - Claudia Sealey-Potts, PhD, RD, LDN, FAND

Communications Committee Chair - Pauline Williams, PhD, MPA, RDN, CD

Diversity Liaison - Gloria Davis Browning, MEd, RDN, SNS

Electronic Mailing List (EML)/eBlast Coordinator Caitlin Mellendorf, MS, RD

External Funding Co-ChairsVivian Haley-Zitlin, PhD, RDN; Gail Frank, DrPH, RD, CHES

Membership Chair - open

Newsletter Co-Editors – Maureen Ternus, MS, RD; Carol Berg Sloan, RDN, FAND

Nominating Committee Chair-Elect - Veruska Gonzalez

Nominating Commitee Member - Christina Riccardo, EdD, RD

Public Policy and Advocacy Leader - Jessica Fey, MS, RDN

Professional Education Chair - Gail Frank, DrPH, RD, CHES

Professional Education Committee Members - Sarah Fortunato, MS, RD; Robin Hensch, BS

Social Media Coordinator - Debbie Fetter, PhD

Website Coordinator – Leia Flure, MS, RD, LDN

Website Assistant - Sara Sawer, MPH, RD, LD