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Twyla Douglas Jackson, American administrative/training dietitian. Registered dietician; certified nutrition support dietitian. Recipient Recognized Young Dietitian award Center District Mississippi Dietetic Association, 1987.

Background

Jackson, Twyla Douglas was born on January 31, 1957 in Jackson, Mississippi, United States. Daughter of Leland F. Douglas and Katherine J. (Bidwell) Cannon.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Food and Nutrition, Mississippi University for Women, 1979.

Career

Dietetic intern University Alabama, Birmingham, 1980. Clinical dietician Veterans Administration Medical Center, Jackson, 1980-1991, administrative/training dietitian Dallas, since 1991.

Religion

Regular ceremonies enable people to open themselves to God more fully. They help people to hear God's offer and challenge ever more deeply, and to allow God to prompt and enable them to respond.

Politics

God seeks to transform relationship with and between people. If politics is about how we choose to live together and to treat one another, there is surely a place for discerning the activity of God in politics.

Views

God wants to see people productive, creative, useful, and supremely happy, within an environment of spiritual perfection, health, peace, and love.

Membership

Volunteer missionary Baptist Convention, since 1986. Director girls in action Alta Woods Baptist Church, 1981-1984, Acteens Leader, 1986-1990. Member American Dietetic Association, Mississippi Dietetic Association (state parliamentarian 1987-1988, state nominating committee 1988-1990, state publications committee, 1988-1991), American Society Parenteral Enteral Nutrition, Dietitians Nutrition Support, Center District Mississippi Dietetic Association (president 1986-1987).

Connections

Married Kerry B. Jackson, July 26, 1980. Children: Kaci Lee, Kori Faye.