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Virginia Lynne Williams, American administrative dietitian. Registered dietitian. Named one of Outstanding Young Women of America, 1984.

Background

Williams, Virginia Lynne was born on October 6, 1957 in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, United States. Daughter of William Lloyd and Mary Janice (Herrington) Ward.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Dietetics, University of Southern Mississippi, 1979.

Career

Clinical dietitian, Jones County Community Hospital, Laurel, Mississippi, 1979-1984;chief clinical dietitian, Jones County Community Hospital, Laurel, Mississippi, 1985-1986;director nutrition and food services, Jones County Community Hospital, Laurel, Mississippi, since 1985. Instructor University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, 1982-1986, Jones County Junior College, Ellisville, Mississippi, 1986-1987, member of advisory board, since 1986. Cookbook judge LaurelLeader Call Newspaper, since 1985.

Membership

Nutrition chairman American Heart Association, Laurel, since 1985. Member of advisory board 4-H Club, Laurel, since 1986. Member American Dietetic Association, Mississippi Dietetic Association (treasurer since 1987), South Center District Dietetic Association (secretary 1985-1986, member public relations committee since 1985, member nominating committee 1981-1982, Young Dietitian award 1985), Kappa Omicron Phi, Beta Sigma Phi.

Connections

Married Daphnis Van Williams. 1 child, Alecia Lynne.