Nutrition Links Regional Coordinator
Debra Boyd supervises 12 Nutrition Education Advisers providing research-based nutrition education to low income audiences 9 counties. The educational programs help individuals, families, and youth with limited resources enhance their nutrition, increase their physical activity and develop life skills needed for self-sufficiency and better health. She is responsible for developing community partnerships, maintaining program integrity, and fiscal management of local program funds.
Prior to joining Extension, Debra Boyd, worked in a variety of Social Services agencies including Capital Area Head Start, YAP, Marion County Human Services (Marion, Ohio), and Tompkins County Human Services (Ithaca, NY).