Foods and Nutrition Directory

Name Job Title / Department Contact
Carolyn Ainslie

Carolyn Ainslie

Educational Program Specialist

Extension and Outreach, Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

331 Hoke Smith Annex
300 Carlton St.
Athens, GA 30602
706-583-0671

Joanna Akin

Joanna Lynn Akin

Evaluation Coordinator

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

0005A Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4024

Alex Anderson

Alex Kojo Anderson

Associate Professor

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Dr. Anderson is a nutritional epidemiologist and conducts research both locally and internationally on women and children.

100 Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-7614

Elizabeth Andress

Elizabeth L. Andress

Professor, Foods and Nutrition and Extension Food Safety Specialist

Extension and Outreach, Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Dr. Andress is a food preservation and food safety educator. She is a Walter B. Hill Distinguished Public Service Fellow.

208 Hoke Smith Annex
300 Carlton St.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-3773

Lynn Bailey

Lynn B. Bailey

Department Head, Professor

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

280 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4256

Staci Belcher

Staci Belcher

MS/DI Student

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

279 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
239-222-9444

Carolyn Berdanier

Carolyn Berdanier

Professor Emerita

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

706-542-1171

Alison Berg

Alison Clune Berg

Assistant Professor and Extension Nutrition and Health Specialist

Extension and Outreach, Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Alison "Ali" Berg is a registered and licensed dietitian with experience in nutrition throughout the lifespan.

202 Hoke Smith Annex
300 Carlton St.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-3773

Whitney Bignell

Whitney Bignell

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Whitney Bignell is a registered dietitian nutritionist.

103 Hudson Hall
Athens, GA 30602
706-296-1572

Leann Birch

Leann Birch

William P. "Bill" Flatt Childhood Obesity Professor

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Leann L. Birch, Ph.D. is the William P. "Bill" Flatt Professor in the Department of Foods and Nutrition

176 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-2899

Haley Bradley

Haley Bradley

MS/DI Student

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

134 Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
404-769-5509

Tracey Brigman

Tracey Brigman

Clinical Assistant Professor

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

174 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4910

Sara Bumgardner

Sara Bumgardner

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

302 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-7504

Nancy Canolty

Nancy L. Canolty

Associate Professor Emerita

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences


Elizabeth Carroll

Elizabeth Carroll

Administrative Associate I

Extension and Outreach, Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

206 Hoke Smith Annex
300 Carlton St.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-3773

Carolina Cawthon

Carolina Cawthon

PhD/DI Student

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Carolina Cawthon is a second year PhD Student and Dietetic Intern.

372 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4873

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Nathalie Iris Celestin

Program Coordinator

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

134 Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
770-539-3793

Austin Childers

Austin H. Childers

Social Marketing Coordinator, UGA SNAP-Ed

Extension and Outreach, Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

003 Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-7323

Lauren Coheley

Lauren Coheley

Ph.D. Student

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Lauren is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist passionate about promoting health in all aspects of life.

279 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
404-316-5860

Jamie Cooper

Jamie A. Cooper

Associate Professor and Graduate Coordinator

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Dr. Jamie Cooper is an associate professor in Foods and Nutrition

180 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4903

Edda Cotto-Rivera

Edda Z Cotto-Rivera

UGA SNAP-Ed Program Coordinator

Alumni, Office of the Dean, Extension and Outreach, Financial Planning, Housing and Consumer Economics, Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

001D Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-7171

Caree Cotwright

Caree J. Cotwright

Assistant Professor

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

100B Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-3073

Ginnefer Cox

Ginnefer Cox Ph.D., RDN

Assistant Professor

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

176 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-1171

Sarah Dalton

Sarah Robertson Dalton

Senior Accountant, UGA Snap-Ed

Business and Finance Office, Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

210 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-0068

Claire  de La Serre

Claire de La Serre

Assistant Professor

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Dr. de La Serre is an Assistant Professor in the department of Foods and Nutrition, her research examines the influence of diet composition on gut microbiota, gut-brain signaling and regulation of food intake.

372 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4873

Kelli Dunagan

Kelli Dunagan

MS/DI Student

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

R.C. Wilson Pharmacy, 250 W. Green St.
Athens, Georgia 30602

Dorothy Dupree

Dorothy Dupree

MS/DI Student

Extension and Outreach, Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

169 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4869

Xi Fang

Xi Fang

Ph.D. Student

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

273 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-9851

Kendall Farr

Kendall Cecilia Farr

Accelerated MS Student

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

161 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-7689

Joan Fischer

Joan G. Fischer

Professor

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Dr. Joan Fischer is a Registered Dietitian and is the Director for the Didactic Program in Dietetics.

390 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-7983

William Flatt

William Flatt

D.W. Brooks Distinguished Professor Emeritus

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

252 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-9443

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Ryan Frith

Web Developer

Extension and Outreach, Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

003 Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-7323

Angie Garcia

Angie Garcia

Instructor

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Angie Garcia is a registered dietitian nutritionist with a Master of Education in Instructional Technology.

280 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4869

Silvia Giraudo

Silvia Quesada Giraudo

Associate Professor

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

250 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4907

Jenissa Gordon

Jenissa Dawn Gordon

MS/DI Student

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Jenissa is a first year MS/DI student working with Dr. Giraudo.

311 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
9125778510

Arthur Grider

Arthur Grider

Associate Professor

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

171 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-7371

Barbara Grossman

Barbara Grossman

Clinical Associate Professor; Director Dietetic Internship Program

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Dr. Barbara Grossman is the program director for the Dietetic Internship, a graduate level program. She also supervises students providing nutrition education at the ASPIRE clinic.

271 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4908

Mona Habibi

Mona Habibi

Research Professional III, UGA SNAP-Ed

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

001A Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
(706) 542-9904

Gail Hanula

Gail Mooney Hanula

Senior Public Service Associate Emerita

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Dr. Gail Hanula is a registered and licensed dietitian and former coordinator of nutrition education programs for families with limited resources, including EFNEP.

205 Hoke Smith Annex
300 Carlton St.
Athens, GA 30602
706-340-6022

James Hargrove

James L. Hargrove

Associate Professor Emeritus

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

1180 W PIne Avenue
St. George Island, FL 32328
850-927-4680

Tonya Harris

Tonya Renee Harris

Administrative Associate II

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

280C Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-1171

Judy Harrison

Judy A. Harrison

Professor and Extension Foods Specialist

Extension and Outreach, Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Dr. Judy Harrison is a professor in the Dept. of Foods and Nutrition and an Extension Foods Specialist for UGA Extension. She is a Walter B. Hill Distinguished Fellow in Public Service and Outreach.

204 Hoke Smith Annex
300 Carlton St.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-3773

Diane Hartzell

Diane L Hartzell

Program Coordinator for the UGA Obesity Initiative

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

442 Animal Science Animal Science Complex
425 River Rd.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4660

Dorothy Hausman

Dorothy B. Hausman

Senior Research Scientist Emerita

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Dr. Hausman is a research scientist with expertise in the conduct of clinical studies and analysis of nutritional biomarkers.

275 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4871

Donna Holcomb

Donna J Holcomb

Program Coordinator III

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

280 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-9920

Katherine Ingerson

Katherine Ingerson

M.S. Student

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Bolton Administration Office
Athens, Georgia 30605
706-542-7313

Fabiola Jimenez Meza

Fabiola de Jesus Jimenez Meza

M.S. Student

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

100B Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
828-557-6367

Mary Johnson

Mary Ann Johnson

Flatt Professor in Foods and Nutrition, College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Dr. Mary Ann Johnson is an expert in nutrition and aging.

143 Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-1171

Sepideh  Kaviani

Sepideh Kaviani

Ph.D. Student

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

161 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
8064070707

Jiyoung Kim

Jiyoung Kim

Ph.D. Student

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

372 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602

Rebecca Kirkland

Rebecca Kirkland

Laboratory Manager II

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

372 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4873

Elizabeth Klingbeil

Elizabeth Klingbeil

PhD/DI Student

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Elizabeth is a first year master's student and dietetic intern.

372 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4873

Jennine Labuzan-delane

Jennine Labuzan-DeLane

Recruitment Coordinator UGA SNAP-Ed

Extension and Outreach, Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

217 Hoke Smith Annex
300 Carlton St.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-1543

Emma Laing

Emma M. Laing

Associate Research Scientist and Director of Communications

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Dr. Emma Laing is an Associate Research Scientist in the Bone & Body Composition Laboratory.

279 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4918

Jung Sun Lee

Jung Sun Lee

Associate Professor and Faculty of Gerontology

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

129 Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-6783

Sunhye Lee

Sunhye Lee

Ph.D. Candidate

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

372 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4873

Richard Lewis

Richard Dana Lewis

UGA Foundation Professor in Family and Consumer Sciences

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Dr. Richard Lewis is Professor and director of the Bone and Body Composition Laboratory in the Department of Foods and Nutrition.

281 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4901

Erin Lovett

Erin Lovett

Social Marketing Professional, UGA SNAP-Ed

Extension and Outreach, Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

003 Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-7323

Roy Martin

Roy J. Martin

Professor Emeritus

University of California- Davis

College of Family and Consumer Sciences


Ashley  McCullough

Ashley E McCullough

Administrative Associate II - UGA SNAP-Ed

Extension and Outreach, Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

001 Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-6117

Jordan Merideth

Jordan Merideth

M.S. Student

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

311 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
6788969900

Kandice Mitchell

Kandice B Mitchell

EFNEP Accountant

Business and Finance Office, Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

210 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-9895

Jessica Moore

Jessie Moore

Program Associate, UGA SNAP-Ed

Extension and Outreach, Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

223 Hoke Smith Annex
300 Carlton St.
Athens, GA 30602
706-583-0343

Carla Moore

Carla J. Moore

Assistant Professor and Extension Nutrition Specialist

Extension and Outreach, Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

203 Hoke Smith Annex
300 Carlton St.
Athens, GA 30602
(706) 542-0541

Nicki Motoyasu

Nicki Motoyasu

MS/DI Student

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

134 Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
661-993-8323

Rebecca Mullis

Rebecca M. Mullis

Professor Emerita

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Dr. Rebecca Mullis is a retired nutirition interventionist specializing in chronic disease prevention and intervention.

100A Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4875

Taylor Newman

Taylor Nicole Newman

MS/DI Student

Extension and Outreach, Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

128 Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
8502129775

Judy Owens

Judy A Owens

Administrative Associate I

Extension and Outreach, Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

207 Hoke Smith Annex
300 Carlton St.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-8866

Hea Park

Hea Jin Park

Assistant Professor

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

269 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-5093

Kathryn Parrott

Kathryn Parrott

County Extension Program Assistant- Clarke

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

226 Hoke Smith Annex
300 Carlton St.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-6519

Chad Paton

Chad Michael Paton

Assistant Professor

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Dr. Paton studies the transcriptional regulation of metabolism.

205 Food Science Bldg
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-3750

Robert Pazdro

Robert Pazdro

Assistant Professor

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Dr. Robert Pazdro is an Assistant Professor, Nutrition Science Program Director, and Undergraduate Coordinator in the Department of Foods and Nutrition.

302 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-7504

Kristine Polley

Kristine Polley

Ph.D. Student

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

161 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-7689

Laura Richardson

Laura-Leigh Richardson

Administrative Specialist I

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

280 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4869

Emily Rollins

Emily Rollins

MS/DI Student

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

279 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
678-381-9198

Rosemarie Rooker

Rosemarie Rooker

Lab Coordinator

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

165 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-4839

Laurel Sanville

Laurel M. Sanville

Assistant Nutrition Educator, UGA SNAP-Ed

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

001-A Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706/542-4035

Elisabeth Sattler

Elisabeth Lilian Pia Sattler

Assistant Professor

Clinical and Administrative Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy
Foods and Nutrition, College of Family and Consumer Sciences

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

R.C. Wilson, Rm 270O, 250 West Green Street
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-1040

Ruth Schade

Ruth Anne Schade

Accelerated MS Student

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

372 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
5089488786

Michelle Scott

Michelle Scott

Sr. Accountant

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

280 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
7065424782

Emily Selph

Emily Selph

MS/DI Student

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Hoke Smith Annex
300 Carlton St.
Athens, GA 30602
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Nicholas  Slagel

Nicholas Slagel

Ph.D. Student

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

128 Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
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Jessica Smith

Jessica Joan Smith

Program Coordinator

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Jessica coordinates the Child Nutrition Lab’s ongoing studies, and facilitates laboratory and staff management.

172 Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-3833

Sarah Stotz

Sarah Ann Stotz

Post Doc Research Associate

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

128 Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
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Ruthann Swanson

Ruthann Swanson

Associate Professor Emerita

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Dawson Hall
305 Sanford Dr.
Athens, GA 30602

Marina Tandoh

Marina Aferiba Tandoh

Ph.D. Student

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

Ms. Marina Aferiba Tandoh is a Registered Dietitian from Ghana, and is currently a PhD student in Foods and Nutrition.

126 Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-247-1553

Hannah Urban

Hannah Urban

MS/DI Student

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

126 Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602

Temitope Walker

Temitope Aiyejorun Walker

Ph.D. Candidate

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

142 Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602

Annette Washington

Annette M. Washington

M.S. Student

Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

230 RC Wilson, 250 W. Green Street
Athens, GA 30602
951-764-4450

Alice White

Alice White

Research Professional II, UGA SNAP-Ed

Extension and Outreach, Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

005 Barrow Hall
115 DW Brooks Dr.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-3586

Tiffany Williams

Tiffany Nicole Williams

Assistant Coordinator, EFNEP

Extension and Outreach, Foods and Nutrition

College of Family and Consumer Sciences

207 Hoke Smith Annex
300 Carlton St.
Athens, GA 30602
706-542-0717