Leadership Team

General email for questions:  info@womenshealthdpg.org.

  • Chair – Katie Leahy, MS, RDN, CDN – chair@womenshealthdpg.org
  • Chair-Elect – Dawn Ballosingh, RD, LMNT, MPA
  • Past-Chair – Catherine Sullivan, MPH, RDN, LDN, IBCLC, RLC
  • Treasurer – Alena Clark, PhD, MPH, RD, CLC – treasurer@womenshealthdpg.org
  • Academy House of Delegates Representative – Denise Andersen, MS, RD, LD
  • Membership Chair – Recruiting – membership@womenshealthdpg.org
  • Membership Retention Coordinator – Maria Bournas, MS, RD, LDN
  • Policy and Advocacy Leader -Lisa Eaton Wright, MS, RDN, LDN
  • Mentoring Coordinator – Judy Simon, MS, RD, CD, CHES
  • Research Coordinator – Christine Garner, PhD, MS, RD, CLC
  • Social Media Coordinator – Miri Rotkovitz, MA, RD
  • Publications Editor – Kathleen Pellechia, RD – publications@womenshealthdpg.org
  • Manager, DPG/MIH/Affiliate Relations – Susan DuPraw, MPH
  • Assistant Publications Editor – Lelia Crosby
  • Resource/Book Reviewer – Recruiting
  • Publications Spotlight Author – Recruiting
  • Nominating Committee Chair – Carrie Dennett, MPH, RDN, CD – nominating@womenshealthdpg.org
  • Nominating Committee Chair-Elect – Julie Harker Buck, EDD, RD
  • Reimbursement Representative – Rita Kashi Batheja, MS, RDN, CDN
  • Awards Coordinator –  Ginger Carney, MPH, RD, LDN, IBCLC, RLC
  • Website/EML Coordinator- Leila Shinn, MS, RDN – info@womenshealthdpg.org