Nutrition Section

The Nutrition Section serves to contribute to the Georgia Public Health Association vision of Healthy Georgians, living in healthy communities. The Nutrition Section was organized for the purpose of promoting the public and personal health of the citizens of Georgia through contributions to and support of the principles of advocacy, evidence based practice and workforce competence and infrastructure. The Nutrition Section supports, encourages, and recognizes member achievement, innovation, impact, and initiative in the area of nutrition.

What are the benefits of membership?

  • Nutrition and Workforce Advocacy Initiative Support
  • Network Building
  • Professional Development
  • Leadership Opportunities
  • Recognition Opportunities


Chair – Cicely Thomas
Vice Chair – Courtney Underwood
Secretary – Barbara Stahnke