Leslie Ouellette

 
Currently, Leslie is the  SNAP-Ed Obesity Prevention Coordinator within the School of Community and Population Health. Her work on the SNAP-Ed grant includes overseeing the training and implementation of policy, systems, and environmental related to nutrition for low-income families in Maine. In addition, Leslie assists in coordinating the social marketing initiatives of the grant including both print and online marketing. She is responsible for exploring and implementing new technology strategies to streamline processes for communication, data entry, among other program necessities. Lastly, Leslie connects with other SNAP-Ed implementing agencies across the U.S. to identify new initiatives and opportunities, keeping Maine's program current as well as continuing with evidence-based strategies. 

Leslie holds professional affiliations with the following organizations:

  • The Academy of Nutrition & Dietetics
  • The Society for Nutrition Education & Behavior
  • The American Public Health Association 

Education

MS

University of Maine, Orono

2010

BS

University of Vermont

2008

Board Certifications and Licenses

Registered Dietitian

Licensed Dietitian

Expertise

Foods & Nutrition

Human nutrition

Community Nutrition Education

program development

Nutrition Education

Food Assistance Programs

Leslie Ouellette

Leslie Ouellette

,

MS, RD, LD

SNAP-Ed Obesity Prevention Coordinator

Portland

Linnell Hall
211

louellette3@une.edu

(207) 221-4496