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Incoming Chair Election


NCBC Members,
In order to to formally elect our new incoming chair, we ask that you please cast your vote in the online election now.  The board has nominated Lindsey Hurd Reeves (bio below), and there is also an option to elect a write in candidate as well.  
Many Thanks,
NCBC Board
lindsey_aboutLindsey Hurd Reeves, MS, RD, LDN, IBCLC
Lindsey Reeves is a Registered Dietitian, International Board Certified Lactation Consultant, and owner of Angel Food Lactation & Nutrition, LLC in Wilmington, NC. After graduating with an undergraduate degree in Exercise Science, she completed a Master of Science in Nutrition and the Dietetic Internship Program to become a Registered Dietitian. She began her career in perinatal and pediatric nutrition counseling while establishing her private practice and expanding her knowledge in lactation support through the Mary Rose Tully Training Initiative at the Gillings School of Global Public Health at UNC-Chapel Hill. Currently, her business offers nutrition and lactation counseling from preconception through preschool. She holds a certificate of training in food allergy management and is specialized in counseling moms with food intolerant/food allergic children via breast milk and solid food intake. Additionally, Lindsey offers professional presentations, seminars, and family focused classes. She has spoken nationally for many different professional audiences and internationally through webinar presentations on topics related to food allergies/sensitivities, maternal nutrition, complimentary feeding, infant nutrition, and more. Lastly, she published an article in the Journal of Infant, Child, & Adolescent Nutrition (ICAN) titled; “Optimizing the Microbiome and Immune System with Maternal Diet in Pregnancy and Lactation May Food Allergies in Infants”. Lindsey is passionate about her work in perinatal nutrition and lactation, aiming to always empower families with the tools necessary to find their perfect balance of health and happiness. As NCBC Chair, Lindsey would like to work on increasing our membership base and creating new benefits such as professional development resources for members. 


Our New Volunteers

Image result for new volunteersPlease join us in welcoming our new volunteers who recently completed our new volunteer on-boarding process last week.   Our new volunteers, Lisa Stubblefield, Amanda Breedlove and Jennifer Labelle will be helping with our award cycle workflows- reviewing applications, determining awardees and coordinating the delivery of the recognition plaques.  

Breastfeeding Friendly Businesses & Workplace Awards
Chair- Lisa Stubblefeld 
Coordinator- Jennifer Labelle

Golden Bow Award
Chair- Amanda Breedlove

We also have additional volunteer openings for a volunteer coordinator and a website assistant.  If you are interested in volunteering for NCBC, please email our executive assistant Machelle Williams at machelletwilliams@gmail.com




 

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