Dietetics & Nutrition student Ashley Morgan, from the Lakeland campus, was selected as a Student Ambassador at the National Food and Nutrition Conference and Expo in Atlanta, GA. Mrs. Laura Goolsby, the University Department Chair was there to support and congratulate her.
Ashley Morgan, a Lakeland BSDN Supervised Practice Student was chosen as a Student Ambassador by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. She provided information on the EatRightKids Program at the 2014 Food and Nutrition Conference and Expo (FNCE) in Atlanta. More than 9,000 registered dietitian nutritionists and other nutrition professionals attended the annual meeting.
Laura Goolsby had the opportunity while at the Food & Nutrition Conference and Expo to meet with Sonja Connor, President of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Mrs. Goolsby is the Professional Development Coordinator for the Dietetics in Health Care Communities, a practice group of the Academy.