Our Team

Our 2017-18 Policy Team:

Nicole Allen, RDN
Director of Policy & Advocacy ensures the Oregon Academy Public Policy Panel is meeting Oregon Academy's strategic plan objectives.
Click here if you are interested in learning more about our Oregon Academy's advocacy efforts including Take Your Legislator to Work Day in August, Legislative Day in March, Adopt a Legislator Program, or High FIve ANDPAC campaign.

Ansley Hill, RDN
Public Policy Coordinator tracks federal policy and coordinates meetings and events with federal legislators.
Click here if you are interested in assisting with Take Your Congressman to Work Day in August or with Action Alerts.

Shannon Stember, RDN, LD
State Policy Representative is our front women for state legislation. 
Click here if you would like to learn more about our Legislative Day or Adopt a Legislator Program.

Robyn Velander, RDN, LD, CNSD
State Regulatory Specialist is our power house behind state legislation in tracking legislative issues as well as coordinating liaisons to work with active health organizations in Oregon. 
Click here if you are interested in being a liaison with an Oregon health organization.  

Ashly J. Quibodeaux, NDTR
Consumer Protection Coordinator works with the Oregon Licensure Board on keeping the RDN profession strong, and provides educations to members about protecting consumers from harm. 
Click here if you would like to learn more about RDN licensure or how to report a potential malpractice.

Amy ALlen, MPH, RD
Reimbursement Representative drive our Oregon initiative for standardized MNT coding for RDN services. 
Click here to learn more about MNT coding for RDN's.