Election Results

Thank you to all our DDA Members who voted in our recent Elections! Please welcome your Dallas Dietetic Alliance Executive Board Members for 2020-2021:

  • President-Elect: Jordan Palmer
  • Secretary: Jennifer Piazza
  • Treasurer: Mina McAnelly
  • Meeting Coordinator: Janice Scott
  • Annual Conference Chair: Lisa Presley
  • Annual Conference Co-Chair: Hadley Brown
  • Communications Chair: Grace Rivers
  • Communications Co-Chair: Kira Miller
  • Nominating Team Chair: Parul Sharma

To learn more about the Executive and Governing Boards visit our Leadership Page.

Congratulations this year’s DDA Members of the Month | Follow along and read more about these exceptional DDA Members on our Social Media Platforms.

  • January: Dottie Brashear, RDN, LD
  • February: Amber Davis, MS, RDN, LD
  • March: Roxana Wroblewski
  • April: Jessie Yearwood, MS, RD, LD
  • May: Kendal Ecker Gheen, MS, RDN, LD
  • June: Megan Dzekunskas
  • July: Emily Weeks, RDN, LD
  • August: Brittney Gross

Congratulations to Our 2017-2018 Scholarship Winners!

  • Dallas Academy Endowed Scholarship- Patricia Clesca
  • Dallas Dietetic Alliance Annual Scholarship- Shea Cox


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February Meeting: Gut Microbiome and Human Behavior

February 20 @ 5:30 pm

Speaker Dwan Newman, RD, LD, CNSC will be presenting information on the connection between the Gut Microbiome and Human Behavior. Specifically, how what a person eats influences his/her gut microbiome enough to influence development and/or symptoms of depression, anxiety, ADHD, and/or ASD. This presentation also focuses on the nutritional changes that can improve the microbiome and subsequently improve behaviors/mental health.

Kate Farms is our gracious sponsor for February's membership meeting and will be offering a taco bar from Fuzzy's Tacos to attendees!

Spaces (and tacos) are limited, so please RSVP with subject line "2/20 RSVP" to [email protected] to reserve your seat on a first come, first served basis.

Date: Thursday, February 20th, 2020
Meet & Greet: 5:30pm
Event Time: 6:15pm
Place: Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children - The Maple Room 2222 Welborn St. Dallas, TX 75219


February 20
5:30 pm


Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children

2222 Welborn St.




United States

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