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Jeannette Leah Miller

Jeannette Leah Miller, American dietitian. Registered dietitian. Member American Association of University Women (honoree 1987), American Dietetic Association, Illinois Dietetic Association, Southern Illinois Dietetic Association.

Background

  • Miller, Jeannette Leah was born on March 16, 1941 in Bismarck, North Dakota, United States. Daughter of Marie Schultz.

  • Education

    • Student, Bismarck Junior College, 1960. Bachelor of Science, North Dakota State University, 1963.

    Career

    • Dietetic intern Brigham Women's and Children's Hospital, Boston, 1964. Therapeutic dietitian Buffalo General Hospital, 1965-1966. Clinical dietitian Children's Hospital, Buffalo, 1966-1968.

      Consultant dietitian Our Lady of Victory Hospital, Lackawanna, New York, 1969-1971, Bristol Nursing Home, Attleboro, Massachusetts, 1972-1973. Nutrition instructor Iowa Center Community College, Fort Dodge, 1979. Private practice, 1983-1989.

      Free lance food and nutrition writer Carbondale, Illinois, since 1991. Vice chairman Board Dietetic Examiners, Iowa, 1986-1989.

    Major achievements

    • Registered dietitian.

    Works

    • Co-author Healthy Holdiay Cookbook, 1984, Fresh Start Weight Control Program, Lunches to Go -- Brown Bagging lieutenant.

    Politics

    When peaceful alternatives have failed, the force of arms may regretfully be preferable to unchecked aggression, tyranny and genocide.

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    The longing for holiness is not about wanting to be 'holier than thou'. It is about wanting the love of God to permeate all of our life, and for that love to be shown through our lives to other people.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    As human beings people find themselves as part of an unjust, sinful and violent world, which we may feel individually helpless to change. If we accept forgiveness, God can enable us to resist evil and to live life to the full.

    Membership

    Member American Association of University Women (honoree 1987), American Dietetic Association, Illinois Dietetic Association, Southern Illinois Dietetic Association.

    Connections

    • Married Bruce L. Miller, May 23, 1965. Children: Allen, Geoffrey, Kendall, Karla.
    • father: Marie Schultz Miller
    • spouse: Bruce L. Miller
    • children: Allen Miller
    • Geoffrey Miller
    • Kendall Miller
    • Karla Miller
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