Dairy Council of California Staff

Dairy Council of California staff includes registered dietitian nutritionists, nutrition, education and communication experts and customer relations professionals who work directly with educators, health professionals and industry leaders to fulfill our cause through the following services:

  • Develop and distribute instructional materials used in classrooms and health care settings.
  • Provide California teachers with free nutrition education workshops.
  • Partner with and provide nutrition expertise to community leaders.
  • Monitor nutrition research to ensure accuracy of our programs and information.
  • Develop content and communications for websites, newsletters and social media networks.


Tammy Anderson-Wise, MS, CAE
Chief Executive Officer
  Andrea Kruger, SPHR, SHRM-SCP 
Director, Operations and Administration
Ashley Rosales, RDN 
Program Director, Community Health and Nutrition Sciences
  Maureen Bligh, MA, RDN 
Program Director, Resource Dev. and Marketing
 Shannan Young, RDN, SNS 
Program Director, Food Systems and Access
  Tracy Mendez, RDN 
Program Director, School Nutrition Ed.
Kathleen Hoover, CPA
Director, Accounting and Finance

Program Managers/Supervisors

Phoebe Copp
Community Nutrition Adviser Supervisor
  Efrain Valenzuela 
Manager, Mobile Dairy Classroom
Lisa Larsen
Community Nutrition Adviser Supervisor


Project Managers

Sara Floor, MA 
Project Manager II
  Trina Robertson, MS, RDN 
Project Manager II
Alyson Foote, RDN 
Project Manager

Kristal Shelden, MPH, RDN
Project Manager
Valerie Fung-A-Ling
Project Manager
  James Winstead, RDN 
Industry Relations Manager


Local Community Nutrition Advisers

Identify your Local Community Nutrition Adviser with our map or call 877.324.7901 to be connected.

Community Nutrition Advisers - Northern California

Sonia Fernandez Arana, MA email   Becca Schupp email
Bailey Rose email   Renee Farias email


Community Nutrition Advisers - Southern California

Morgan Carey email   Heather Troska Berkoben email
Rajwinder Kaur, MPH  email   Ashley Barbee, MPH email
Abby Magill Henry email
  Candice Sainz email



Mobile Dairy Classroom Instructors

Northern California

Kimberlee McLaughlin email   Brandon Roberts email

Central California

Mishael McDougal email    

Southern California

Steve Miller email   Louis Batista email
Contact Us

877.324.7901 (in California)
866.572.1359 (outside California)

[email protected]

Office Locations

1418 N. Market Blvd., Ste. 500
Sacramento CA 95834          

1200 Main Street, Suite F
Irvine CA 92614

To find the Community Nutrition Adviser for your area, click the map below.

Community Nutrition Adviser Region Map