The Academy's Board of Directors gathered between June 3-6, 2008, at a board retreat in Santa Fe, New Mexico. The board activated the new Strategic Plan and began deliberating on branding the uniqueness of the Registered Dietitian.
Key components of this effort include:
- Reliance on every member's involvement to help achieve success.
- Integration of strategies and financial and manpower resources among the Academy and its organization units, including the Foundation, ACEND, CDR, ANDPAC, DPGs, MIGs and the affiliates to maximize impact.
- Recognition of the DTR as a critical member of the dietetics team.
Vision — Optimizing health through food and nutrition
Mission — Empowering members to be food and nutrition leaders
Strategic Planning Task Force
Chair: Martin M. Yadrick, MS, MBA, RD, FADA
Monique M. Derricote, MBA, RD
Mary Jo Feeney, MS, RD, FADA
Michael O. Fleming, MD, FAAFP
Margaret P. Garner, MS, RD, LD
Marcia M. Pfeiffer, MS, RD, LD
Teresa J. Raymond, MA, RD, CD
Nancy P. Siler, MS, RD, LDN
Christopher M. Wharton, PhD
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