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Profile for Denise Sullivan

Denise  Sullivan

Denise Sullivan
MU Extension in Jackson County - Kansas City
Mu Extension-Jackson County
105 E 5th Street Ste 200
Kansas City, MO 64106
Phone: 816-482-5850
Fax: 816-482-5880
Email: sullivand@missouri.edu

Counties served: Clay, Jackson, Platte

Areas of work

As a Nutrition and Health Education Specialist, Denise provides educational opportunities focused on nutrition, food safety, health, wellness, and chronic disease prevention and management.

Professional background

Denise has been an Extension educator for 30 years, with experience in the Kansas and Texas Extension systems. Her Bachelor's and Master's degrees are both from Kansas State University. She earned a Coaching Healthy Behaviors certificate from The Cooper Institute in Dallas, Texas in 2008 and graduated from the Kansas Public Health Leadership Institute in 2011. Also in 2011, she completed requirements as a Certified Wellness Practitioner through the National Wellness Institute at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point. In 2018, she completed the exam requirements as a Certified Nutrition and Wellness Educator through the American Association of Family & Consumer Sciences.