Who We Are

PA Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation (PANDF) is the philanthropic arm of PA Academy. The Foundation funds scholarships and awards, education, and research projects that promote optimal nutrition, health, and well-being of PA citizens.

List of officers:
Director - Susan Adams, MS, RD, LDN, FAND
Associate Director - Vacant
Secretary - Shawnee Kelly, MS, RD, LDN, FAND
Treasurer - Meg Rowe, MS, RD, LDN, FADA, FAND
Chair, Public Awards and Scholarship - Jule Anne Henstenburg, PhD, RD, LDN, FAND
Chair, Public Education/National Nutrition Month - Emily Richters Fasciana, MS, RDN, LDN 
PAND Liaison (ex officio) - Andrea Barnes, MSCN, RD, LDN, FAND

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Our Mission

The mission of the Foundation is to promote health through nutrition education and research for the public and the dietetic practitioner. This is accomplished by:

  • Promoting the health of the public through education.
  • Enhancing the quality of dietetic practice and education.
  • Supporting research in nutrition and dietetics.
  • Identifying and maintaining the resources necessary to accomplish this mission.

Grants, Scholarships & Stipends

We offer the following grants, scholarships, and stipends:

Please visit the Scholarships & Awards page to learn more and apply for our scholarships and stipend!


Consider making a tax-deductible contribution to PAND Foundation to help achieve our fundraising goals for scholarship endowments, grants, and stipends.

Pay for your donation by:

  • Mail - Complete the form below, then send your check (made payable to PA Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation) to:
    Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
    Attn: Carrie Kiley
    120 S. Riverside Plaza, Suite 2190
    Chicago, IL 60640

  • Credit Card - Fill out the form below.


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