Karen J. Elliott (Individual)
Florence Hall Award
Mary Gosche and Phyllis Flanigan (Team)
Melissa McKarus (Individual)
Karen J. Elliott (Team)
Terry Ann Egan (Team)
Judy Lueders (Individual)
State and National Winner
Karen Elliott with Marilyn Gore, NEAFCS President
Distinguished Service Award
Karen, EFNEP/FSNE coordinator for eleven counties surrounding Kansas City, has been adapting our adult curriculum to include PowerPoint presentations, modifying handouts, and developing recipe cards for incentives plus coordinating the Spanish translation. Development of Kids in the Kitchen curriculum was another accomplishment to bring nutrition and food preparation skills to kids.
|Terry Ann Egan and Karen Elliott||
Educational Technology Award
State Winner and 2ndPlace - Central Region
Terry Egan and Karen Elliot accepting the Central Region- Educational Technology-2nd Place Award from Susie Brown, NEAFCS Central Region Director
Educational Technology Award - State and 2nd Place in Central Region and National
"Building a Healthy Diet"
PowerPoint presentations are an effective media to convey nutrition messages to participants in the Family Nutrition Education Program. Adult audiences are seen primarily in group settings. Accompanying scripts provide activities, handouts, and recipes for food demonstrations. The FNEP Reporting System is used for evaluation data.
Terry Egan accepting the Central Region Paraprofessional Award for Melissa McKarus- Barton County, from Susie Brown, Central Region Director
Para-Professional Award - Missouri and Central Region
Melissa McKarus has worked as a Nutrition Program Associate in Missouri for seven years. Creatively presenting nutrition information with hands-on activities, Melissa makes an impact with her clients. She was instrumental in establishing a teen progra, preparing teens to teach nutrition to younger children in an after-school setting.
|Dr. Rebecca J. Travnichek
Last revised: 02/01/10
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