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Margaret Jane Tate, American dietitian, nutritionist. Registered dietitian. March of Dimes fellow in maternal nutrition University North Carolina, 1982.


Tate, Margaret Jane was born on September 21, 1950 in Omaha. Daughter of William Brownlee and Louisa Kay (Smith) Hargleroad.


Bachelor of Science, University Nebraska, Omaha, 1972. Master of Science, Colorado State University, 1979.


Dietetic intern Peter Bent Brigham Hospital, Boston, 1972-1973, junior research dietitian, 1973-1976. Teaching assistant Colorado State University, Fort Collins, 1976-1977, 1977. Health program supervisor Larimer County Health Department, 1977-1983.

Nutrition consultant Colorado Department Health, Denver, 1983-1988. Nutrition specialist Virginia Department Health, Richmond, since 1989. Nutritionist special study Harvard School Public Health, Boston, 1976, Student Health Program for Migrant Farmworkers and Rural Poor, Denver, 1977.

Faculty affiliate Colorado State University, 1981-1987. Consultant Golden West Nursing Home, Fort Collins, 1982-1983.


Member advisory committee United States Department of Agriculture Nutrition Education and Training Program Colorado Private Schools, Denver, 1979-1980, residence council Larimer County Department Human Development, Fort Collins, 1980-1982, community action board, 1982. Denver chapter Head Start Program health advisory committee, since 1985. Chairman Home Economics Program advisory committee Aurora public schools, Aurora, Colorado, 1985-1986.

Member Healthy Moms/Healthy Babies Coalition, Denver, 1985-1986. Board directors Volunteer Clearing House, Fort Collins, 1982-1983. Member Richmond Dietetic Association (chairman public relations committee since 1989), Virginia Dietetic Association (annual meeting program planning committee 1989), Denver Dietetic Association (chairman allied health and dietetic practice group committee 1985-1986, president-elect 1986-1987, president 1987-1988, dietitian of year 1986), Colorado Dietetic Association (legislation network coordinator 1982-1984, president-elect 1983-1984, president 1984-1985, licensure committee chairman 1984-1986, delegate American Dental Association house of deals 1986-1988, chairman policies, procedures and bylaws committee 1985-1986, chairman council on districts 1986-1988, dietitian of year 1987), Northern Colorado Dietetic Association (president-elect 1981-1982, president 1982-1983), Colorado Public Health Association (secretary 1985-1987, director-at-large 1987-1988), American Dietetic Association (chairman community dietetics since 1989, representation task force since 1989, member specialization committee since 1989, editor Public Health Practice Group newsletter editor 1985-1986, chairman-elect 1986-1987, chairman since 1987, Mary C. Zarasky scholar 1982), American Public Health Association (section councillor since 1989, newsletter editor since 1988, Mary C. Egan award 1989), Society Nutrition Education (state legislature committee coordinator 1982-1985).


Married David Edward Tate, October 21, 1983. 1 child, Jessica Annual.