Board Bios and Info

Your 2015-2016 Board


Past President:

John’s professional focus is in improving others’ quality of life, particularly through preventative health & self-care. He has been interested in health and wellness since high school, and has a passion for finding the most evidence-based, efficient & effective approaches for health behavior change & psychology. His curiosity eventually lead him to the best-practice intervention in long-term behavior change—Motivational Interviewing (MI). In his current practice, he performs coaching sessions in a variety of behavior change professions.

His background includes obtaining a B.Sc. in Exercise Physiology &  Metabolism, Master's in Human Nutrition, the Level 2 (highest level)  certificate of training in Adult Weight Management, and the highest  level proficiency in Motivational Interviewing in Healthcare as a  Registered Health Coach Expert (RHC-III).





President Elect:
Position Open

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Sophia Bosse



Claudia Hume, MS, RD, CD

Claudia is the Nutrition Specialist for Spokane Head Start (HS) and Early Head Start (EHS).  She plans the menu for meals served to children, meets with parent to do nutrition assessments, presents group nutrition education, and writes newsletter articles for the parent newsletter.  Her favorite comfort food is mint chocolate chip ice cream.


 Scholarship Chair: Angela Pham



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Legislative Representative:
Kira Miller


As a Nutrition and Exercise Physiology student at Washington State University, Kira has enjoyed learning the many facets of dietetics. Her current interests are in promoting workplace wellness and diabetes prevention. She enjoys instructing trampoline AIRobics and in her free time enjoys experimenting in the kitchen. Her favorite comfort food is any home cooked Filipino dish. 


Media/Public Relations: 
Kara Roberts RDN, CDE, CDTC

 Kara is a Certified Diabetes Educator and a Certified Product Trainer for Insulin Pumps and sensors. She currently works for Columbia Medical Associates. Kara enjoys an active lifestyle and serving on the GSDA board. She has previously served as the GSDA president.


Communications Chair: Korrin Fotheringham 



 Student Representative: