Executive Committee 2019-2020


Meet the DMNT Executive Committee for 2019-2020

Chair - Makayla Schuchardt, RDN MS CNSC

 mlschuchardt@wisc.edu / LinkedIn Profile


Chair Elect - Michelle Elkadi, MS RD LDN     

elkadi.michelle@gmail.com / LinkedIn Profile


Past Chair - Amy Keller, MS RD LD

amy.keller@maryrutan.org / LinkedIn Profile


Secretary - Valerie Koschnick, RD CD

valerie.koschnick@gmail.com / LinkedIn Profile


Treasurer - Rya Clark, RDN LD CNSC

ryaclarkrd@gmail.com / LinkedIn Profile 


Nominating Committee Chair - Mary-Ellen Dorfman, RDN CDN MPH

medkhd@optonline.net / LinkedIn Profile


Nominating Committee Chair-ElectJanice Scott, MS RDN CDN MPH

janice.scott@tsrh.org / LinkedIn Profile


Cystic Fibrosis Sub-Unit Chair - Elizabeth K. Reid, MS RDN LDN

 reide1@email.chop.edu / LinkedIn Profile


DIGID Sub-Unit Chair - Renee Euler, MS RD LD

ReneeEulerRD@gmail.com / LinkedIn Profile


DIGID Sub-Unit Vice Chair - Therezia Alchoufete, MS RD LDN

therezia@apmnutrition.comLinkedIn Profile


DPMR Sub-Unit Chair - Milissa Janisko, RD




DPMR Sub-Unit Vice-Chair - Cynthia Chandler, MS RDN



IDN Sub-Unit Chair - Mary Beth Sodus, RD CPT



Cystic Fibrosis Sub-Unit Chair - Veronica Niedzinski, MS RDN

vkniedzinski@gmail.com / LinkedIn Profile


House of Delegates - Karen Bellesky, RDN LDN

kbellesky@gmail.com / LinkedIn Profile 

Medical Nutrition Matters Editor - Deborah M Girvin, MBA RD LD


Member Benefits Chair - Mary "Mary Kay " K Sharrett, MS RD LD CNSC


Public Policy Chair - Lisa M Ronco, MS RD CDE CDN


Reimbursement Representative - Patty Henry, Med RD LD CDE


Sponsorship Chair - Colene Stoernell, MS RD

coleners@gmail.com / LinkedIn Profile


Technology Chair - Katie Moses, MS RDN LDN 

mkatiemoses@gmail.com / LinkedInProfile 

Dietitians in Gluten and Gastrointestinal Disorders

The Dietitians in Gluten and Gastrointestinal Disorders (DIGID) sub-unit for dietitians specializing in a variety of gastrointestinal disorders, from celiac disease and non-celiac wheat sensitivity, to Crohn’s disease, short bowel syndrome, autoimmune hepatitis, and irritable bowel syndrome. Click here to join the DIGID email mailing list.

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Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

The Dietitians in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (DPM&R) sub-unit for members who are interested in the support, counseling, and education for physically impaired clientele. Click here to join the DPM&R email mailing list.

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Infectious Diseases Nutrition

The Infectious Diseases Nutrition (IDN) sub-unit which networks and shares information, collaborates, and advocates in order to positively impact people affected with infectious diseases. Click here to join the IDN email mailing list.

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Cystic Fibrosis

The Cystic Fibrosis Nutrition (CFN) for members who work with or are interested in patients living with cystic fibrosis. Click here to join the CFN email mailing list.

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