Batya Jacobson, MS, RD,LD, Janet Kimmons, MS, RD,LD, Marlyn Tanner MS,RD, Rita Thackeray RD, and Karen Breshears, MS,RD,CCC recently received awards from the Missouri Dietetic Association.
Tanner (from St. Louis) received Outstanding Dietitian of the Year, Thackeray
(from Columbia) received the Emerging Dietetic Leader and Breshears received Outstanding Educator of the Year award by the Missouri Dietetic Association
on April 14 at its annual meeting in St. Louis.
resides in Columbia.Thackeray was the past president of Central Missouri Dietetic Association and currently works as a clinical dietitian for Fulton State Hospital.