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Barbara Jean Fontana, American Association administrator ( associate & organic )legislative analyst, nutritionist.


Fontana, Barbara Jean was born on September 9, 1946 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Robert Alfred and Virginia (Hartmann) Lubker.


Bachelor of Science, Cornell Univercity, 1968. Master of Arts, San Francisco State University, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, University Maryland.-College Park, 1983.

Dietitian, Yale University, 1968-1971. Food service training Fremont Schools (California), 1973-1977. Research nutritionist Georgetown University, 1977-1978.

Nutrition education chief food programs United States Department of Agriculture, Washington, 1978-1980, nutritionist Extension Service, 1980-1981, executive secretary National.Agrl.


Dietitian Yale University, 1968—1971. Food service training Fremont Schools, California, 1973—1977. Research nutritionist Georgetown University, 1977—1978.

Nutrition education chief food programs United States Department Agriculture, Washington, 1978—1980. Nutritionist Extension Service, 1980—1981. Executive secretary National Agricultural Research and Extension Users Advisory Board, 1981—1984.

Staff director agriculture National Governors Association, since 1984. Lecturer, advisor San Francisco State University, 1976—1977.


Children: Brent, Ryan.