Meet our Dietitians
Michelle Barber, MA, RDN, CDN, has been a practicing Registered Dietitian Nutritionist for more than 10 years. As a Nutrition Specialist at American Dairy Association North East her focus is in child nutrition, for more reasons than one. Having experience and passion in the field is part of it, but as a mother of two sons, she knows how important it is to raise a healthy family. Michelle completed her undergraduate education at Rochester Institute of Technology and received her Master’s in Nutrition from Syracuse University. Michelle won “Recognized Young Dietitian of the Year” in 2010 from New York Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.
LaChell Miller, MS, RD, CC is Registered Dietitian and Certified Culinarian with more than 8 years’ experience. LaChell has a background in print publishing, clinical nutrition, and most recently as a retail dietitian. As a Nutrition Specialist at American Dairy Association North East, LaChell shares dairy nutrition knowledge and her culinary expertise with other health professionals. She received her Bachelor of Science in Culinary Nutrition and completed her Dietetic Internship and Masters at the College of Saint Elizabeth. She is a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Food Culinary Professionals, and dairy liaison to National Medical Association.
Elisabeth Jalkiewicz, RDN, LDN is a Registered Dietitian with over ten years’ experience. As a Nutrition Specialist at American Dairy Association North East, Liz provides dairy nutrition education and outreach programs to health professionals and key influencers, including retail dietitians. She has a diverse background in the food and nutrition industry working in retail, culinary and media production, as well as marketing and communication roles. Liz received her BS in Dietetics from Montclair State University and completed her Dietetic Internship at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. She is an active member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and the Food & Culinary Professionals dietetic practice group.