PA Academy Past Award Recipients

Outstanding Dietitian of Pennsylvania

2016 Margaret (Meg) Maher Rowe

2015 Cynthia Burke
2014 Lisa Jones
2013 Amy Virus
2012 Sherri Jones
2011 Kim Crawford
2010 Manette Richardson
2009 Mary Alice Gettings
2008 Dawna Mughal
2007 Karen Virostek
2006 No winner selected
2005 Eileen Ford
2004 Rita Johnson
2003 Kessy Kieselhorst
2002 Idamarie Laquatra
2001 Linda Eck
1999 Joyce Scott-Smith
1998 Sylvia Escott-Stump
1996 Virginia M. Corcoran
1995 Sara C. Parks
1993 Lorraine Matthews
1992 Kathryn Bishirjian
1991 Inez F. Speranza
1989 Mona R. Sutnick
1988 Judith L. Dodd
1987 M. Colleen McCann
1986 Billye June Eichelberger
1983 Mary Ann Scialabba
1981 Sophia M. Podgorski
1980 Helen R. Galloway
1978 Elizabeth S. Murphy
1976 Louise W. Hamilton
1972 Ruth Sylvester Kumpf
1969 Evelyn Carpenter
1968 Corinne H. Robinson
1967 Elizabeth Miller
1965 Irene Wilson


Keystone Award

2016 Sharon C. Cabonor

2015 Patricia Harper & Meg Rowe

2014 Tina Amato & Deborah Hutcheson

2013 Juliet Mancino & Lisa Jones

2012  Jule Anne Henstenberg & Heather Rae Mangieri

2011 Eileen Chopnick

2010 Amy Virus

2009 Laura Molseed Ali

2008 Lori Poe

2007 Cindy Burke & Joan Gangwer

2006 Mary Alice Gettings & Marie T. Ratchford-Demkosky

2005 Karen Virostek

2004 Margaret Fitzgerald

2003 Eileen Ford & Mary Klem

2002 Ane Marie Kis & Jeanne Lillis

2001 Rita Johnson & Kessey Kieselhorst

2000 Manette Richardson & Linda Collins

1999 Bonnie Bakos & Charlene Glispy

1998 Debra Indorato & Idamarie Laquatra

1997 Susan Johnston & Barbara Nilssen

1996 Joyce Scott-Smith & Shortie McKinney

1995 Cynthia M. Brylinsky & Clare Murray Stachnik

1994 Lynne Ometer & Marianne E. Borja

1993 Diane Coakley & Donna Mueller

1992 Clara Mignogna

1991 Dorothy R. Koteski

1990 Joyce E. Lawson

1989 Nancy L. Gloman & Dawna T. Mughal

1987 Inez Speranza & Lorraine Matthews

1985 Judith L. Dodd & Eleanor M. Eccleston

1984 Kathryn Bishirgian

1983 Mary Heilman & Mary Ann Mihok

1982 Virginia L. Ames

1981 M. Colleen McCann & Lillian S. Spangler

1980 Dorothy C. Kolodner & Virginia Corcoran


Recognized Young Dietitian of the Year

2016

Stefanie M. Smith

Progya Banerjee

Kira P. Felker

Shawnee M. Kelly

2015

Margaret Brittain

Heather Johnson

Lindsay Lee

Valaree Williams

2014

Dara Blomain

Jacqueline Little

Nicole Rhoads

2013

Lauren Oeler

Jenny Le

Leslie Lawton

Whitney Butler

2012

Abigail Coleman

Jennifer Simpson

Elizabeth Wright

2011

Jamie Serventi

Joanne Christaldi

2010

Stacey Coolbaugh

Rachel Kingsley

Krista Yoder-Latortue

2009

Amy Cartwright

Colette Pester

2008

April Rudat

Heather Mangeri

Amanda Gordon

2007

Jennifer Grab

Rachel Jones

2006

Jennifer Baumann

2005
Mary Beth Cieslak
Lisa Jones
Stephanie Templeton
Shawn Tobin
Amy Virus

2004
Lori Enriquez
Rachel Harken
Lori Murray
Julie Stefanski

2003
Karen Shupack
Tasha Dershem

2002
Mindy Bish
Julianne Battistelli
Tanya Thampi-Sen
Nyree Dardarian
Beth Swartzman

2001
Michelle Harrington
Stephanie Leap
Deanna Rose

2000
Carol Kneler
Lori Poe
Susan Hurd

1999
Tamie Frable
Melissa Altman
Laura Ann Williams

1998
Valerie Dill
Tracy Eastwood
Valerie Kogut
Ka Wong

1997

Mary Alice Gettings
Kara Anthony

1996
Jeanette Reeves
Juliet Mancino
Kendra Motsay
Diane Morano
Laura L. Molseed

1995

Theresa Jean Crossan
Janet Marie Friedmann
Mary Byrne Klem
Beth Leonberg McCoy
Mary C. Nagiak

1994

Jeanne M. Cahill-Reiche
Nancy Reed Stahlnecker
Carol Lynn Yuran
Eleanor Loer Zeigler

1993

Kathy Burk
Eileen Guidera Ford
Irene Muth Soucy

1992

Cynthia M. Brylinsky
Debra A. DeMille
Carol V. Jones

1991

Maria R. Andrews
Mary R. Ehret
Sandra Luthringer
Maria Bein Smith

1990

Arlene C. Feleccia
Grace Zeleznock
Jane M. Doszpoly

1989

Dana Lee Griffith
Cheryl Lynn Foley
Brenda Zeiler
Kathleen Ann Agurkis


Recognized Dietetic Technician of the Year

2014 Tricia Wood


Emerging Dietetics Leader

2016 Jessica L. Bachman

2015 Stephanie Dobak
2014 Jill Jayne


Outstanding Dietetic Educator

2016

Coordinated Master’s Program – Ann Marie R. Kuchera

Didactic Program in Dietetics  – Nicole A. Clark

2015
Nyree Dardarian

Martine Scannavino

Helenkay Smith

2014
Mary Beth Gilroy

Lori Cherok


Outstanding Dietetic Student

2016

Dietetic Internship (DI) – Hannah I. Cornman 

Didactic Program in Dietetics (DPD) – Maggie E. Garin 

Coordinated Program (CP), Masters – Erica A. Rabbin 

2015
Laura Maydak

Kareemah Parker

Koran Watson

2014

Erin Long