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Elizabeth Lee Sledge Sowell

Elizabeth Lee Sledge Sowell, American dietitian, educator, consultant. Registered, licensed dietitian. Member National Education Association, American Dietetic Association, Alabama Dietetic Association (chair nutrition services payment system 1990-1992, treasurer 1991-1993, chair continuing education hours. 1993-1994, William E. Smith scholar 1977), American Home Economics Association, Society Nutrition Education, American Management Association.

Background

  • Sowell, Elizabeth Lee Sledge was born on February 8, 1938 in Norfolk, Virginia, United States. Daughter of Levin Lee and Kathryn Elizabeth (Privott) Sowell.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Foods, Nutrition, Auburn University, 1959. Master of Science in Nutrition, University Iowa, 1961. Doctor of Philosophy in Home Economics, University Tennessee, 1979.

    Career

    • Administrative dietitian State University Iowa, Iowa City, 1960-1961. Consultant dietitian various organizations, Bakersfield, California, 1961-1962. Chief dietitian Baptist Memorial Hospital, Gadsden, Alabama, 1962-1965.

      Instructor home economics Jacksonville (Alabama) State University, 1965-1979, director diadactic program in dietetics, since 1967, professor family and consumer science, since 1980. Dietetics consultant Jacksonville Hospital, since 1980. Consultant Gadsden Medical Clinic Wellness Program, since 1985.

    Major achievements

    • Registered, licensed dietitian.

    Religion

    Denomination: Presbyterian

    Membership

    Member National Education Association, American Dietetic Association, Alabama Dietetic Association (chair nutrition services payment system 1990-1992, treasurer 1991-1993, chair continuing education hours. 1993-1994, William E. Smith scholar 1977), American Home Economics Association, Society Nutrition Education, American Management Association.

    Connections

    • Married Donald Lillian Sowell. Children: George Lee, Kathryn Lillian.
    • father: Levin Lee Sowell
    • mother: Kathryn Elizabeth (Privott) Sowell
    • spouse: Donald Lillian Sowell
    • children: George Lee Sowell
    • Kathryn Lillian Sowell
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    Born February 8, 1938
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