RPG Leadership

Officers

Jennifer_Parker.jpgJennifer Rose Parker, RDN, CSR, LDN
Chair

chair@renalnutrition.org

Jennifer completed a B.S. at Florida State University & Internship at Barnes-Jewish College at Washington University. She has been working as a RDN in Renal & Diabetes since 2005. She is employed by FMC as a Lead Dietitian for the North Florida Region. She strives to help her dietitians reach their full potential. Jennifer is passionate about nutrition education and has presented at NKF's Renal Professional Forum and ANNA. In her free time, she and her husband love traveling and investing in their community and friendships through their local church.

Kyle-Lamprecht-Bio-Pic.jpgKyle J. Lamprecht, MS, RD, CSP, CSR, CD-N
Immediate Past Chair

pastchair@renalnutrition.org

Kyle received his B.S. degree in Dietetics from State University of New York (SUNY) at Oneonta and M.S. degree in Human Nutrition with a concentration in Nutritional Genomics from University of New Haven. He is working for the Pediatric Nephrology specialty group at Connecticut Children’s Medical Center as a Pediatric Renal Dietitian and is passionate about nutrition education for children with chronic kidney disease. Kyle also works at Yale-New Haven Hospital as a Clinical Dietitian. He became a Certified Specialist in Renal Nutrition (CSR) in Fall 2015. In addition to being a member of the Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics and on the board for RPG, Kyle serves as the Treasurer for the Connecticut Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics and is also a member of PNPG, NKF and CRN of New England. In his time outside of his nutrition career, Kyle enjoys dancing and teaches Zumba® Fitness classes as a licensed Zumba® Fitness Instructor.

Melissa_Young.jpgMelissa Young, MS, RDN, CSR, LD
Chair-Elect

chairelect@renalnutrition.org

I am a clinical dietitian at DaVita Dialysis. I truly enjoy working in renal nutrition and serving my peers and patients. My goal is to always promote our profession to the best of my ability and stay abreast of current topics in renal nutrition.

     

Position

Name

Email

Chair

Jennifer Rose Parker

chair@renalnutrition.org

Immediate Past Chair

Kyle J. Lamprecht

pastchair@renalnutrition.org

Chair-Elect

Melissa Young

chairelect@renalnutrition.org

Treasurer

Elizabeth J. Sussman

treasurer@renalnutrition.org

Secretary

Sue Steiner

secretary@renalnutrition.org

Nominating Chair

Lynn Oehler

nominating@renalnutrition.org

     

Membership Services

Position

Name

Email

Membership Services Chair

Gloria Bissler

memberservices@renalnutrition.org

Volunteer Coordinator

Kathy Wong

Volunteer@renalnutrition.org

Awards/Scholarships Chair

Jane Brown

Awards@renalnutrition.org

     

Marketing/Communications

Position

Name

Email

Marketing/Communications Chair

Stacey Phillips

marketing@renalnutrition.org

Patient Education Chair

Susanna Slukhinsky

patiented@renalnutrition.org

Patient Ed Committee Member

Emily Sue Hicks
Beth Egan
Rachael Majorowicz
Jen Bishara
Valarie Hannahs
Heather Lochmann
Jessica Prohn
Michele Tilton
Sara Erickson

patiented@renalnutrition.org

Professional Education Chair

Sarah Cunningham

profed@renalnutrition.org

Webinar Chair

Anna Roh

profed@renalnutrition.org

Professional Ed CPEU Chair

profed@renalnutrition.org

     

HOD Delegate

Position

Name

Email

HOD Member

Mary Kay Hensley

hod@renalnutrition.org

     

Editorial Board/Advertising-Sponsorship

Position

Name

Email

RNF Managing Editor

Michelle Bump

forum@renalnutrition.org

RNF Lead Editor

Lynda March

forum@renalnutrition.org

RNF Co-Editor

Jackie Hankins

forum@renalnutrition.org

RNF Co-Editor

Brandon Kistler

forum@renalnutrition.org

Advertising/Sponsorship

Kyle Lamprecht

sponsorship@renalnutrition.org

     

Website

Position

Name

Email

Webmaster

Melissa Ann Prest

mediamanager@renalnutrition.org

Social Media Chair

Aimme Biedzynski

socialmedia@renalnutrition.org

     

Committee Chairs

Position

Name

Email

Policy & Advocacy Leader (PAL)

Lois Hill

policy@renalnutrition.org

MNT/Nutrition Services Chair

Steven Blankenship

policy@renalnutrition.org

     

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics

Position

Name

Email

Academy DPG Relations Manager

Susan DuPraw

sdupraw@eatright.org

     

Past Chairs