Dear California Academy Members,

The California Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Executive Board shared an email from, Kevin Sauer, President of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. After further review, the California Academy Executive Board are calling all members to action to share feedback with the Academy regarding this plan.

There are two issues to address:

  1. The Board of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics has recommended that the language in the Academy Bylaws giving the Board of Directors the power to amend the Bylaws without the consent of the House of Delegates (HOD). To review the proposed changes click here.

2.     Feedback regarding bylaws will precede a vote by the HOD which will require a 2/3 majority to pass. To provide input to the changes complete this survey.

  1. According to the Executive Board an Illinois state law changed that requires an adjustment in the Academy governance structure. The details of this proposition may be reviewed here.  This link is to the Governance Transition: Question and Comment Submission Form.

The California Academy Executive Board plans to respond; however, we call all California Members to provide individual feedback. Please submit your comments before July 31, 2021.

Thank you for making your voice count!

Monica McCorkle, President & Executive Board of

California Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics