WH Petition Announcement

Hello Women’s Health Membership:

Women’s Health DPG is pleased to present the slate of candidates for office for the 2018-19 year:


Emma J. Fogt, MBA, MS, RDN, LDN, FAND

HOD Delegate:

Kathleen Pellechia, MS, RDN

Nominating Committee Chair-elect:

Denise Andersen, MS, RDN, LD, CLC

According to Academy policy, a slate of candidates must be presented to Women’s Health membership 30 days prior to the start of voting.  Should you wish to petition that additional candidates be included on the slate, you must submit a petition to the WH Nominating Committee Chair by contacting Carrie Dennett at

within the next 30 days by January 11th.   You must also have the support with signatures of 5% or 37 Women’s Health members. Petitions must include biographical information on the candidate and qualifications for the DPG leadership position.  If deemed eligible for the WH DPG position by the Academy DPG Relations Team, the additional candidate(s) will be added to a contested ballot prior to the start of online voting, beginning February 1, 2018.

Interested in being considered for an appointed position on the Women’s Health leadership team? You can also email Carrie.

Thank You!

Women’s Health DPG Nominating Committee