|POSITION||Skills/Attributes associated with the position||Examples of how I have demonstrated outcomes for each skill/attribute that qualify me for the position|
|Nominating Committee Leader with Board of Directors Experience in the Past 10 Years||
||1. President of the Academy2016-17 2.During my Presidency, planned & presided over the Nutrition Impact Summit which brought together >175 thought leaders in food, wellness, &health care systems. Summit identified potential projects & strategic partners in the U.S. & worldwide.Outcomes were the foundation of strategic planning process for the 2nd Century. Strategic plan developed in March 2017 during my Presidency. 3.First President to use social media, as well as multiple videos as successful communication tools to reach members. Effective team player with proven leadership ability.|
|Self employed||President and CEO Family Nutrition Center of South Florida (FNC)||FNC is celebrating 30th year anniversary!|
|Leadership Position||Organization||Years Involved in the Organization||My specific leadership contributions, achievements and outcomes:|
|President Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics 2016-2017||2015 - 2018||President: Lead the Board of Directors in the implementation of our new vision, mission, and principles with the goal of expanding the influence and reach of the Academy and the profession.
Spoke at the United Nations, 2nd International Day of Women and Girls in Science: From Vision to Action (February 17,2017). Received heralded acclaim for my message (“Nutrition is a Science; Nutrition is not a Fad”) by members of the Academy and the UN.
Appointed the greatest number of diverse individuals for Academy committees and liaison appointments, as well as for national collaborations
|President||Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics||2015 - 2017||o Tackled transparency membership issues by communicating with members through videos on various subjects. The most popular video spoke about unlicensed activity and disruptors that are attempting to dysregulate the nutrition profession by allowing individuals without formal nutrition education to practice nutrition.|
|Board of Directors -Director at large||Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics||2011 - 2014||Board expert on licensure and insurance reimbursement. Addressed competition related to our scope of practice, opposition to licensure, and ongoing monitoring of risk mitigation by supporting and evaluating state licensure initiatives (highlighted in the Academy’s 2012 Annual Report).Served on the team to initiate a name change and updated strategic plan.|
|Chair of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Political Action Committee||Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics||2010 - 2011||? Call to action speech to FNCE attendees.
? Raised more money that year for the PAC than all previous years.
|Chair Nutrition Services Payment Committee||Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics||2019 - 2020||Nutrition Services Payment Committee
Committee member 2014 and Vice chair 2015. Rejoined NSPC in 2019 after serving as President and became Chair – 2020
I have always had courage to stand up for what I believe in & respect people who do the same If I am selected to serve on the Nominating committee I will seek individuals that also have courage, passion, & a philosophy of honesty, fairness, inclusion.
To be courageous was instilled in me & to always stand for my beliefs.It is not easy to do but it shows the character of a person. If chosen for the NC,I will seek individuals with courage, passion, & a philosophy of honesty, fairness, & inclusion.