Featured Speakers

 
Paul Cummings  Worldwide Public Speaker, Entrepreneur, and Author

Paul Cummings
Worldwide Public Speaker, Entrepreneur, and Author

April Hamilton,  MBA, MHSA NYS WIC Director    New York State Department of Health

April Hamilton, MBA, MHSA
NYS WIC Director

New York State Department of Health

 

Invited Speakers

Toby Amidor,  MS, RD, CDN Author

Toby Amidor, MS, RD, CDN
Author

Kajsa Brimdyr,    PhD, CLC Senior Ethnographic Researcher    Healthy Children Project

Kajsa Brimdyr, PhD, CLC
Senior Ethnographic Researcher

Healthy Children Project

Alison Conneally,  MS, RDN, CDN Director    New York State Department of Health

Alison Conneally, MS, RDN, CDN
Director

New York State Department of Health

Vir'gil Dantes  Director of Programs and Network Services    Food Bank of Westchester

Vir'gil Dantes
Director of Programs and Network Services

Food Bank of Westchester

Brian Dittmeier, ESQ    State Government Affairs Counsel    National WIC Association

Brian Dittmeier, ESQ
State Government Affairs Counsel
National WIC Association

Elisabet Eppeps,  MPH Senior Associate, Federal Government Affiars    National WIC Association

Elisabet Eppeps, MPH
Senior Associate, Federal Government Affiars

National WIC Association

Timothy Goyette    Health Program Administrator  New York State Department of Health

Timothy Goyette
Health Program Administrator
New York State Department of Health

Cheryl Hunter-Grant,  LMSW Executive Director, Vice President    Children's Health and Research Foundation, Inc.

Cheryl Hunter-Grant, LMSW
Executive Director, Vice President

Children's Health and Research Foundation, Inc.

Sandra King    President    Practical Consultants LLC

Sandra King
President
Practical Consultants LLC

Iris Marchante,  MS, RD, CDN    New York State Department of Health

Iris Marchante, MS, RD, CDN
New York State Department of Health

Gina McAteer,    MS, RD, CDN     Retail Registered Dietitian

Gina McAteer, MS, RD, CDN
Retail Registered Dietitian

Jennifer McGurk,    RDN, CDN, CDE, CEDRD  Eat With Knowledge

Jennifer McGurk, RDN, CDN, CDE, CEDRD
Eat With Knowledge

Joanne Murnane,  MS, RD Public Health Nutritionist II    New York State Department of Health

Joanne Murnane, MS, RD
Public Health Nutritionist II

New York State Department of Health

Theresa Nichols,  MS, RD, CDN

Theresa Nichols, MS, RD, CDN

Nancy Olsen-Harbich  Program Director    Cornell Cooperative Extension – Suffolk County

Nancy Olsen-Harbich
Program Director

Cornell Cooperative Extension – Suffolk County

Lisa Shulman,  MD     CDC Act Early Ambassador, Developmental Pediatrician    Albert Einstein/Montefiore

Lisa Shulman, MD
CDC Act Early Ambassador, Developmental Pediatrician
Albert Einstein/Montefiore

Ann Silver,  MS, RDN, CDE, CDN     

Ann Silver, MS, RDN, CDE, CDN

 

Amanda Sobhani,  MS, RDN, CDN Public Health Nutritionist    NYWIC

Amanda Sobhani, MS, RDN, CDN
Public Health Nutritionist

NYWIC

Megan Sonnekalb,  MPH Administrative Assistant    WIC Central Office   

Megan Sonnekalb, MPH
Administrative Assistant

WIC Central Office
 

Lisa Stollman  CEO/Nutritionist    Lisa Stollman Nutrition

Lisa Stollman
CEO/Nutritionist

Lisa Stollman Nutrition

Danice Tatosian,  CDN    Food Bank of Westchester

Danice Tatosian, CDN
Food Bank of Westchester

Laurel Wilson   MotherJourney

Laurel Wilson
MotherJourney

Not Shown:

Anne Gaetani, MS, RD
Public Health Nutritionist II, Program Quality and Communications Section
New York State Department of Health

Debbie Gallagher McIntosh, RDN, CDN
New York State Department of Health

Michelle Gerka
Vice-President, Community Education Programs, Cicatelli Associates, Inc.

Amarilis Hidalgo
Catholic Charities Community Services

Jay Saunders
NYWIC

Rudy Sicari, VMA
Director, Public Health Solutions