Leadership Team

General email for questions:  info@womenshealthdpg.org.

  • Chair – Dawn Ballosingh, RD, LMNT, MPA – chair@womenshealthdpg.org
  • Chair-Elect – Emma Fogt, MBA, MS, RDN
  • Past-Chair/Secretary – Katie Leahy, MS, RDN, CDN
  • Treasurer – Alena Clark, PhD, MPH, RD, CLC – treasurer@womenshealthdpg.org
  • Academy House of Delegates Representative – Kathleen Pellechia, RD
  • Membership Chair and Retention Coordinator – Val Schonberg MS, RDN, CSSD, LDN, NCMP – membership@womenshealthdpg.org
  • Policy and Advocacy Leader – Jennifer (Jenny) Lengyel MS, RDN, LDN
  • Mentoring Coordinator – Recruiting
  • Research Coordinator –  Christine Garner , PHD, MS, RD, CLC
  • Social Media Coordinator – Miri Rotkovitz, MA, RD
  • Webinar Coordinator – Maya Feller, MS, RD, CDN
  • Publications Editor – Lelia Crosby, RD – publications@womenshealthdpg.org
  • Assistant Publications Editor, Resource/Book Reviewer, Publications Spotlight Author – Jordan Taffet
  • Manager, DPG/MIH/Affiliate Relations – Susan DuPraw, MPH, RD
  • Nominating Committee Chair – Julie Harker Buck, EDD, RD – nominating@womenshealthdpg.org
  • Nominating Committee Chair-Elect – Catherine Sullivan, MPH, RD, LDN, IBCLC, FAND
  • Reimbursement Representative – Rita Kashi Batheja, MS, RDN, CDN
  • Awards Coordinator –  Ginger Carney, MPH, RD, LDN, IBCLC, RLC
  • Website/EML Coordinator- Leila Shinn, MS, RDN, LDN – info@womenshealthdpg.org