Feeding America is calling on Congress to strengthen the federal nutrition safety net and invest in child nutrition programs.
Michelle Marshall, MS, RD is a Registered Dietitian and the Director of Nutrition at Feeding America, the largest domestic hunger relief organization in the U.S. She brings both domestic and international nutrition program and research experience to this role. In her nearly 6 years at Feeding America, Michelle has developed national health and nutrition strategies, built key strategic partnerships with leading health and nutrition research experts and organizations and has led critical shifts in food banking to incorporate a focus on both improved nutrition and health. Prior to joining Feeding America, Michelle worked as a nutrition instructor at Kendall College and as a Dietitian at WIC in Sacramento County. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in International Development from UCLA in Los Angeles and Master’s Degree in Nutritional Science from San Jose State University. She is a member of the Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics and the American Public Health Association. In 2013, Ms. Marshall was selected as the recipient of the Hunger & Environmental Nutrition award of excellence and served as the Chair of the Academy’s House of Delegates Food and Nutrition Security Task Force.