|POSITION||Skills/Attributes associated with the position||Examples of how I have demonstrated outcomes for each skill/attribute that qualify me for the position|
|Commission on Dietetic Registration Nominating Committee Registered Dietitian Nutritionist (RDN) Representative||
|| 1. I have served as the newly credentialed practitioner on CDR as well as chaired both the Competency Assurance Panel (CAP) and Exam Panel over the past several years.
2. I was instrumental in enacting the Ethics CPEU requirement for all RDNs and NDTRs during my time on CAP.
3. My time served on CDR and its panels has given me a broad and developed sense of accreditation and credentialing requirements.
4. CDR represents all credentialed RDNs/NDTRs, regardless of organizational membership status.
|Gold Medal Swim School||Department Leader||1|
|Banner Desert Medical Center||Clinical Dietitian||1|
|Leadership Position||Organization||Years Involved in the Organization||My specific leadership contributions, achievements and outcomes:|
|Exam Panel Chair||Commission on Dietetic Registration||2016 - 2017||As Chair of the Exam Panel and its activities, I was responsible for overseeing all panel projects and activities, including the development/updating of the RDN and NDTR credentialing exams.|
|Exam Panel Member||Commission on Dietetic Registration||2014 - 2017||During my time on the Exam Panel, I assisted in the development/maintenance of RDN and NDTR credentialing exams and served as a Subject Matter Expert in Community Nutrition.|
|Competency Assurance Panel Chair||Commission on Dietetic Registration||2010 - 2011||As the chair of the Competency Assurance Panel, I was involved in the implementation and evaluation of the Professional Development Portfolio (PDP) process. I was also instrumental in the implementation of the Ethics CPEU requirement for all practitioners.|
|Newly Credentialed Practitioner Representative||Commission on Dietetic Registration||2008 - 2010||As the Newly Credentialed Practitioner Representative on CDR, I was the national representative of all RDNs in the first five years of practice.|
Opportunities for food and nutrition professionals in today's health-conscious climate are limitless. We are poised in an ideal position to shape the nation's health and relationship with food, agriculture, and sustainability. the increasingly wellness-focused population of our country make a nutrition credential one of the most versatile career tools today. From microbiome research to recipe bloggers, opportunities for nutrition professionals exist in areas never before considered.
Credentialed nutrition practitioners are vital to the changing landscape of health and healthcare. I will represent all RDNs and NDTRs in this brave new world of health-conscious America.