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Congrats to Lisa Eaton Wright, MS, RDN, LDN for receiving the 2016 Award for Grassroots Excellence!

Illinois RDN to Receive Academy’s Award for Grassroots Excellence

Lisa Eaton Wright, MS, RDN, LDN, has been named the winner of the 2016 Award for Grassroots Excellence, the Academy’s top award for nutrition advocacy. Wright has held numerous leadership roles in key areas of the dietetics profession including the Women’s Health dietetic practice group serving as the Policy and Advocacy Leader (PAL). She has also served the Illinois Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics as a policy leader, former president and a key affiliate leader during Illinois’ 2012 licensure efforts.