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Georgia Ellen Hodgkin

Georgia Ellen Hodgkin, American nutritionist, educator. Registered dietitian.

Background

  • Hodgkin, Georgia Ellen was born on August 9, 1939 in Minot, North Dakota, United States. Daughter of George Ellis and Thora Eugenia (Nelson) Willey.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Walla Walla College, 1961. Master of Science, Loma Linda University, 1966.

    Career

    • Lab instructor Walla Walla College, College Place, Washington, 1958-1961, instructor, 1961. Clinical dietitian Glendale (California) Adventist Hospital, 1963-1964. Research assistant Loma Linda (California) University, 1964-1966, assistant professor nutrition, since 1978.

      Treasurer Inland Nutrition Council, Loma Linda, 1984. Member Pacific Union Executive Conference, Westlake Village, California, since 1986.

    Major achievements

    • Registered dietitian.

    Works

    • Editor: cookbook, An Apple-a-Day Volume 2, 1983.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Republican

    Religion

    Denomination: Seventh Day Adventist

    Membership

    Volunteer Shirley Pettis for Congress, 1974-1976. Leader Children's Sabbath Schools, University Church, 1964-1981. Member Marital Care and Divorce Recovery Committee, University Church, 1985-1990, member search committee for president and treasurer of Southeastern California Conference of Seventh-day Adventists, Riverside, California, 1986, lay advisory council, 1979-1986.

    Member American Dietetic Association, California Dietetic Association, Inland District Dietetic Association (career guidance chair 1979-1981), Dietetic Educators of Practitioners (chair California chapter 1989-1990), Seventh-day Adventists Dietetic Association (president 1989, board directors, speaker of house 1985-1986).

    Personality

    Interests

    Gardening, sewing, reading.

    Connections

    • Children: Steven Ellis, Kathryn Elizabeth, Carolyn Yvonne.
    • father: George Ellis Willey
    • mother: Thora Eugenia (Nelson) Willey
    • children: Steven Ellis Hodgkin
    • Kathryn Elizabeth Hodgkin
    • Carolyn Yvonne Hodgkin
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