Lesley Elected President-Elect of GAND
Lesley is very excited to have been elected President-Elect of the Georgia Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (GAND), the state professional association for registered dietitians nutritionists and dietetics interns and students. In this role, she hopes to support our 1,500 members as they continue to improve the health and well-being of Georgians with their expertise in the field of nutrition.
GAND is an affiliate of the American Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and the largest organization of food and nutrition professionals in the state. The Georgia Academy is committed to improving the health of Georgians utilizing our members, the state’s leaders in nutrition and health.
Over 1500 strong, the Georgia Academy members are employed in a variety of settings including hospitals and clinics, schools, public health and community agencies, business, academia, private practice and more. Our members are spread throughout Georgia – a network of health professionals ready to serve as resources to the public, media and public policy makers.