Log In

Virginia Marcelina Martinez Edit Profile

Virginia Marcelina Martinez, American dietitian. License nutritionist Montana Board Medical Examiners; registered dietitian. Recipient Outstanding Presentation award University Minnesota, 1986; scholar Montana Public health Association, American Dietetic Association, Montana State University College Education, Mexico-American National Women's Association.


Martinez, Virginia Marcelina was born on June 2, 1942 in Denver, Colorado, United States. Daughter of Maxcimo and Maria R. (Salas) Martinez.


Master of Science, Montana State University, 1990. Bachelor of Science, Montana State University, 1987.


Senior accounting clerk, 1st Bank Bozeman, Montana, 1974-1980;research assistant, Montana State University, Bozeman, 1984-1990;nutritionist, County of Big Horn, Hardin, 1992-1995;nutritionist, Indian Health Svc./Crow Agency, 1995-1997;dietitian, Yellowstone, Billings, Montana, since 1996. Part-time instructor Little Big Horn College, Crow Agency, Montana, since 1991. Part-time women, infants and children program director Northern Cheyenne Board of Health, Lame Deer, Montana, 1992-1996.

With Deering Cmty. Health Center, Billings.


With United States Navy, 1960-1963. Member American Dietetic Association, Public Health Nutrition Practice Group (MDA nominating committee 1997-1998).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: skiing, weight lifting, dancing, singing, handicrafts.


Married Jimmy Allen Tanhoff, November 15, 1967 (divorced December 1989).