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consultant , marketing executive , Nutrition educator

Linda Peery Fobes, American pharmaceutical company marketing executive, nutrition educator, consultant. Recipient North Star award, University Minnesota, 1964.

Background

Fobes, Linda Peery was born on April 7, 1943 in Omaha. Son of James William and Rosalie Adele (Reinhardt) Peery.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Home Economics, University Minnesota, 1968. Postgraduate in Nutrition, University Minnesota, 1967. Master in Public Health in Nutrition, University Minnesota, 1974.

Career

Therapeutic dietitian Abbott Hospital, Minneapolis, 1965—1966, Mount Sinai Hospital, Minneapolis, 1969—1973. Consultant nutritionist Doyle Pharmaceutical Company Subsidiary Sandoz Nutrition Corporation, 1964—1967, nutritionist, 1967—1975, director nutrition, 1975—1982, director marketing, 1982—1985. Program director instructor food service management course dietetic assistants St. Paul ATVI, consultant dietetics area nursing homes.

Member executive committee, chairperson program committee People Inc., St. Paul. Chairperson Parents Endeavor Retarded Children, St. Paul, since 1979. With Doyle Pharmaceutical Company Education & Audio Visual Materials, 1969—1982.

Membership

Member of Mortar Board, Hospital, Institutional Educational Food Service Society, Home Economists Business, Nutrition Today Society, American Home Economics Association, Society Nutrition Education, Minnesota State Nutrition Council, Ontario Dietetic Association, Canada Dietetic Association, Twin City District Dietetic Association, Minnesota Dietetic Association, American College Nutrition, American Society Parenteral & Enteral Nutrition, American Dietetic Association (registered dietitian member), Horizon 100 Club, Kappa Kappa Gamma, Omicron Nu, Sigma Epsilon Sigma.

Connections

Children: Robert, Katherine, Elizabeth.

father:
James William Peery

mother:
Rosalie Adele (Reinhardt) Peery

child:
Robert Fobes

child:
Katherine Fobes

child:
Elizabeth Fobes