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2020 - 2021 Board of Directors

  Mary Sowa, MS, RD, CSP, CNSC
President, GMDI

Clinical Dietitian
CHOC Children's
Orange, CA

 
 

Beth Ogata, MS, RD, CSP
President-Elect, GMDI

Metabolic Dietitian
University of Washington
Seattle, WA

 

         
 

Christie Hussa, MBA, RD, LDN
Treasurer, GMDI

PKU Clinical Coordinator
BioMarin

 

Sommer Gaughan, RD, CSO 
Secretary, GMDI

Metabolic Dietitian
Children's Hospital Colorado

         
  Jessica Burfield, RD, CSP, LDN
Treasurer-Elect

Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
     
         
Eileen Mahoney, RD, LD
Co-Chair, Communications and Advocacy Committee

Clinical Metabolic Dietitian
Dept of Human Genetics - Emory Healthcare
Atlanta, GA
  Rachel Powers, RD
Co-Chair, Communications and Advocacy Committee

Medical Affairs Associate Advisor, Metabolics
Nutricia North America
Rockville, MD
         
 

Amie Thompson, RD, LD
Chair, Conference Planning Committee

Clinical Coordinator
BioMarin 

   

Jennifer Branov, RD
Co-Chair, Conference Planning Committee

Metabolic Dietitian
Vancouver General Hospital
Vancouver, BC  Canada

         
 


Krista Viau, PhD, RD

Co-Chair, Conference Planning Committee

Genetics and Genomics

Boston Children’s Hospital
Boston, MA

 


Suzanne Hollander, MS, RD
Co-Chair, Conference Planning Committee

Genetics and Genomics
Boston Children’s Hospital
Boston, MA

         

Sarah Rose, MS, RD, CCRP
Chair, Editorial Committee

Medical Science Liaison
BioMarin Pharmaceuticals

   

 

         
 

Emily Barr, MS, RD, LD
Co-Chair, Education Committee

Children's Mercy Kansas City
Kansas City, MO

   

Chanel Suares, RD

Co-Chair, Education Committee

Metabolic Dietitian
UCLA
Los Angeles, CA

         

Melanie Gillingham, PhD, RD                              

Chair, Membership Committee

Associate Professor
Oregon Health & Sciences Center
Portland, OR

    

Sandy Van Calcar, PhD, RD                               

Co-Chair, Membership Committee

Associate Professor
Oregon Health & Sciences Center
Portland, OR

         
 

Ulrike Reichart, MS
Co-Chair, Research Committee

Nutricia North America
Rockville, MD

 

Joyanna Hansen, PhD, RD
Co-Chair, Research Committee

Oregon Health and Sciences University
Portland, OR

         
 

Grace Noh, MS, RD, LDN
Co-Chair, Technology Committee

Metabolic Nutritionist
Tulane University Hayward Genetics Center
New Orleans, LA

 

Jessica Kopesky, MS, RD, CSP, CD
Co-Chair, Technology Committee

Clinical Dietitian Specialists
Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI

         
 

Fran Rohr, MS, RD, LDN
Chair, Ad Hoc Nutritional Guidelines Workgroup

Metabolic Nutritionist
Met Ed Co

  Kristen Narlow, MS, RDN, LD, CC
 Project Manager Nutritional Guidelines 

Supervisor, Senior Research Dietitian & Chef
Genetic Metabolic Nutrition Research & MNT4P Prog.
Emory University
Atlanta, GA
         
Barbara Marriage, PhD, RD
Chair, Ad Hoc International Workgroup

Abbott Nutrition
Columbus, OH
     


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