Name: Marie Johnson
Professional Certifications/License: Nutrition and Diet Technician, Registered
Title: Qualified Nutritionist
Education: Bachelors of Science in Nutrition and Dietetics from Messiah College
Where did you work before WIC?
I worked as a Dietary Supervisor and Diet technician at a Nursing home.
How long have you been working at WIC?
I started working at WIC December of 2017
What do you enjoy about Nutrition related to WIC?
I enjoy encouraging and teaching ways to get little kids involved in cooking. I share my love for finding recipes and recipe development with Tasty Tuesdays, a monthly cooking class held every third Tuesday of the month at the Newburgh location. I hope to see you there!
What do you do enjoy during when you are not working?
Outside of work she enjoys cooking, cycling, working out and spending time with my family.
What is one thing you want the community to know about nutrition?
Children look up to their parents. If the parent are not making healthy food choices the children won’t either, and don’t be scared to add a little seasoning to your vegetables.