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Lindsay Goolsby, MS, RD, LDN

Nutrition Programs Manager

Staff

516 Brickhaven Drive 164

919.513.8790

Area(s) of Expertise

  • Nutrition Education
  • Obesity Prevention
  • Food Security
  • Curriculum Development

Lindsay received her BSPH in Nutrition from UNC-Chapel Hill, her M.S. in Nutrition from UNC-Greensboro, and completed her Dietetic Internship through UNC-Greensboro. She has a Certificate of Training in Childhood and Adolescent Weight Management. She was awarded the 2010 Recognized Young Dietitian of the Year Award by The North Carolina Dietetic Association and The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. She was awarded the 2008 RDDA National Nutrition Month Innovative Practice Award. Lindsay is a former 4H’er from Cabarrus County, NC.

Programs and Initiatives

  • Steps to Health Color Me Healthy, 2nd grade, 3rd grade, 4th grade Kids Club and Take Control direct education programs

Selected Publications

  • Hecht, L., Wass, J., Kelly, L., Clevenger-Firley, E. & Carolyn Dunn. (2013). SNAP-Ed Steps to Health Inspires 3rd graders to Eat Smart and Move More. Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior, 45(6)800-2.
  • Hecht, L., Wass, J., Kelly, L., Clevenger-Firley, E. & Carolyn Dunn. (2013). SNAP-Ed Steps to Health Inspires 3rd graders to Eat Smart and Move More. Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior.
  • Wass, J., Hecht, L., Kelly, L., Clevenger-Firley, E. & Carolyn Dunn. (2012). Applying Best Practices: Designing an Original SNAP-Ed Program Without Reinventing the Wheel. Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior, 44 (4), S70.
  • Kelly, L., Wass, J., Hecht, L., Clevenger-Firley, E. & Carolyn Dunn. (2012). Engaging Young Eaters to Explore Their Senses with Color Me Healthy for SNAP-Ed. Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior, 44 (4), S28-S29.
  • Kelly, L., Wass, J., Hecht, L., Clevenger-Firley, E. & Carolyn Dunn. (2012). State Spotlight: Color Me Healthy for Steps to Health Program. SNAP-Ed Connection Bulletin, 6 (2).
  • Hecht, L., Wass, J., & Carolyn Dunn. (2011). NC Cooperative Extension Service and SNAP-Ed Inspire Third Graders Across North Carolina to Eat Smart and Move More. Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior, 43 (4), 57-58.
  • Harp J and Hecht L. (2005). Obesity in the National Football League. Journal of the American Medical Association, 293(9):1061-2.

Contributing Websites

http://www.ces.ncsu.edu/depts/4hfcs/people/staff/lhecht.html