Shari J. Dickson received recognition from the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Center for Nutrition Policy and Promotion (CNPP). Shari is a Michigan State University Extension SNAP ED (Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program–Education) and Family Nutrition Program instructor in Roscommon and Missaukee counties. She received a certificate signed by the CNPP’s Deputy Director Robert Post honoring her as a valued Community Partner in the CNPP/USDA Nutrition Communicators Network.
Shari received a letter from the Nutrition Communicators Network Team thanking her for her continuing support and stating, “We appreciate your efforts in reaching your community and audiences with the 2010 Dietary Guidelines key messages and MyPlate. … In addition to promoting the MyPlate graphic as a reminder to eat healthfully, we appreciate your efforts in creating supporting resources, tools, and how-tos for your audiences.”