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Sandra Josephine Ostby

Sandra Josephine Ostby, American dietician. Education Professional Development Act fellow, 1974-1975; recipient certified of appreciation for outstanding and meritorious service to community City of Memphis, 1990. Member American Dietetic Association (preceptor Memphis 1988-1995), American Society for Hospital Food Service Administrators (treasurer Memphis 1986-1987), Memphis District Dietetic Association, Omicron Nu, Phi Kappa Phi.

Background

Ostby, Sandra Josephine was born on May 23, 1951 in Memphis, Tennessee, United States. Daughter of Joseph Smith Junior and Viola Bernice (Childers) Ostby.

Education

Bachelor of Science magna cum laude, University Tennessee, 1973. Master of Science in Nutrition, Colorado State University, 1975. Master of Business Administration in Finance, Memphis State University, 1994.

Career

Director food service Santa Rosa Convalescent Center, Tucson, 1976-1977. Consultant dietitian Kennecott Copper Corporation, Kearney, 1977. Clinical dietitian Boca Raton Community Hospital, Florida, 1978-1980, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, 1980-1982.

Chief clinical dietitian John Umsted Hospital, Butner, 1982-1984. Consultant nutritionist Johnson & Johnson Company, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 1984. Regional sales manager Practorcare, San Diego, 1984-1985.

Corporation-administrative dietitian Baptist Memorial Hospital, Memphis, 1985-1988. Consultant, director food service Trezevant Manor-Allen Morgan Nursing Center, 1988-1996. Account executive Dean Witter, Raleigh, North Carolina, 1995-1996.

Food services director John Umstead Hospital, Butner, 1996-2000. Teacher, clinical dietitian supervisor Vance-Granville Community College, Henderson, since 2000. Food service director Murdoch Center, Butner, North Carolina, since 2005.

Clinical faculty appointment University Tennessee, Memphis State University, l987-89. Speaker in field.

Membership

Member American Dietetic Association (preceptor Memphis 1988-1995), American Society for Hospital Food Service Administrators (treasurer Memphis 1986-1987), Memphis District Dietetic Association, Omicron Nu, Phi Kappa Phi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Travel, reading, walking, dance, home renovation, gardening.

Connections

Married Harold Burton Brackett, April l4, l973 (divorced September l980).