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Meet Lori Warford-Woolgar, Regional Coordinator – Eastern Avalon

Lori Warford-Woolgar, MSc, RD
Regional Coordinator for Eastern Avalon, Registered Dietitian

As the Regional Coordinator for Eastern Avalon, Lori collaborates closely with each of her 67 Kids Eat Smart (KES) Clubs to ensure they have the necessary supports.  From funding to food, equipment to encouragement, Lori takes pride in helping her KES Clubs.

As a Registered Dietitian, Lori ensures all KES Clubs in the province have current, accurate, and reliable nutrition and food safety information.  Lori is a member of the provincial School Food Guidelines Revision Working Group, helping with the overall development of the new School Food Guidelines.  Lori is also a member of Science Writers and Communicators of Canada and enjoys blogging regularly for KES Foundation NL (KESFNL).

This is Lori’s third year working with the KESFNL.  However, her work with the foundation began several years prior when she started and coordinated the KES Club at her children’s school.

Lori has a Bachelor of Science from Memorial University of Newfoundland, a Dietetic Internship Certificate from the Health Sciences Centre in Winnipeg, Manitoba, and a Master’s in Human Nutritional Science from the University of Manitoba.  She also has a Technical Writing Certificate from Dalhousie University, a Project Planning Certificate from Northwest Centre for Public Health Practice, University of Washington, and an Advanced Food Safety Training Certificate from TrainCan Inc.  Lori is a member of Food Secure Canada and the Food Security Working Group of NL.  Lori’s professional associations include Dietitians of NL, the NL College of Dietitians, and Dietitians of Canada.

Lori inspires to help people be the healthiest version of themselves through food.  Working with KESFNL to ensure school children grow and learn to their fullest potential is her most rewarding work experience thus far.  Lori continues to volunteer at her children’s KES Club, where she is also School Council Chair.

Lori loves home decorating and has an Interior Decorating Certificate from QC Design School in Ottawa. She also loves honey and dreams of owning her own beehive one day.

If you have questions about KES Clubs in Eastern Avalon, you can reach Lori at lwoolgar@kidseatsmart.ca



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