2019 Awards

Please help us recognize the following award winners:

50 Year Member:
Carolyn O. Cox

Outstanding Dietitian of the Year:

Ronnie Mullins, MS, RDN, CSCS

Assistant Professor of Practice
University of Arizona
Tucson, AZ
S-AZAND President 2019-2020
State Policy Representative Arizona Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics 

Recognized Young Dietitians of the Year (RYDY):

Each District recognizes RDs in their area that have shown outstanding 
leadership and benefit to the profession and/or the public.

Michele Sidorenkov,RDN

Central AZ District
Champagne & Paper Planes (Food and Travel Blog)
Scottsdale, AZ

Eliza Short, RD

Southern AZ District
Graduate Research Assistant
University of Arizona 
Tucson, AZ


Recognized Nutrition and Dietetics Technician of the Year:

Tiffany Ellegard, NDTR 
DTR with Nutrition Alliance
Phoenix, AZ


Outstanding Dietetic Student - Internship:

Anne L. Geissinger, MPH
Maricopa Country Department of Public Helath Internship 


Outstanding Dietetic Student - DPD:

William Bresette
Arizona State University 


Susan Grogan Memorial Scholarship:

Emily Danca
Banner University Medical Center internship
Tucson, AZ

Morissa White Miller Memorial Scholarship:

Jacqueline Badine
Maricopa County Department of Public Health Dietetic Internship
Phoenix, AZ

Job Opportunities

Registered Dietitian

Banner Health

WIC Investigations Manager

Arizona Department of Health Services

WIC Health Program Manager

Arizona Department of Health Services