Mrs. Judith Kennedy

Senior Lecturer
School of Hospitality Leadership
College of Management

Office: 302 Heritage Hall
Phone: 715-232-5364
Email: kennedyj@uwstout.edu

Brief Biography

After 20 years working in industry, I returned to school, earning an M.S. in Food and Nutritional Science and earning my RD and CD certifications.

Teaching Interests: I am interested in training food service and dietetics students how to deliver healthful foods to their customers/clients in the most effective, efficient, and professional manner.

Education

    • MS Food and Nutritional Science
    • University of Wisconsin-Stout
    • Menomonie, WI, 2008
    • BS Computer Science
    • University of Wisconsin-River Falls
    • River Falls, WI, 1986

Licensures and Certifications

  • ServSafe (R) Manager Certification: National Restaurant Association
  • Certified Dietitian, State of Wisconsin: State of Wisconsin
  • Registered Dietitan: Commission on Dietetic Registration

Courses Taught

  • FN-461 Multicult Asp of Fd&Nutr Ptns
  • FN-499 Independent Study
  • HT-121 Princ of Foodservice Operation
  • HT-324 Quantity Food Production
  • HT-450 Food Service Administration
  • HT-499 Independent Study

Work Experience

Academic: Post-secondary

    • UW-Stout, School of Hospitality Leadership
    • Senior Lecturer
    • August 2011 - Present
    • UW-Stout, Food and Nutrition Department
    • Adjunct Lecturer--Multicultural Aspects of Food and Nutrition Patterns
    • August 2011 - June 2012
    • UW-Stout, School of Hospitality Leadership
    • Adjunct Lecturer--Quantity Food Production
    • August 2010 - June 2011
    • UW-Stout, School of Hospitality Leadership
    • Graduate Assistant--Quantity Food Production
    • August 2007 - June 2008
    • UW-Stout, School of Hospitality Leadership
    • Laboratory Assistant--Quantity Food Production
    • August 2006 - June 2007

Industry

  • Hudson Hospital and Clinics, Hudson, WI
    • Clinical Dietitian
    • Present
  • Mayo Clinic Health System, Menomonie, WI
    • Facilitator--Celiac Support Group
    • August 2010 - June 2012
  • Deerfield Gables Care Center, New Richmond, WI
    • Consultant Dietitican
    • November 2009 - November 2011
  • Sara Lee Direct (now Hanes Brands, Inc.), Winston-Salem, NC
    • Sales Planning and Forecasting Manager
    • January 1999 - August 2005
  • Sara Lee Direct (now Hanes Brands, Inc.), Winston-Salem, NC
    • Senior Systems Analyst / Systems Analyst / Senior Programmer
    • January 1991 - January 1999
  • CUNA Mutual Insurance Group, Madison, WI
    • Senior Programmer / Programmer
    • January 1986 - January 1991

Intellectual Contributions

    Journal Article

    • Kennedy, J., Schmidt, C., Biggerstaff, E., & Seaborn, C., (2009). Dietary iron intakes of celiac support group participants.. Journal of the American Dietetic Association , 109(A36

Awards, Fellowships, Honors, and Scholarships

    Award

    • Margaret Dullea Simko Award for Excellence Nominee, ADA Clinical Poster Section, American Dietetics Association (2009)
    • Graduate Student of the Year Nominee, UW-Stout (2008)

    Scholarship

    • Graduate Scholarship Recipient, Wisconsin Dietetics Association (2008)
    • Lida Jamison Scholarship Recipient, UW-Stout (2008)
    • Mead Johnson Nutritionals Scholarship Recipient, American Dietetics Association (2008)
    • Russ Griffith Memorial Scholarship Recipient, Datatel Scholars Foundation (2008)
    • Lida Jamison Scholarship Recipient, UW-Stout (2007)

    Fellowship

    • Margaret Drew Alpha Fellowship Runner-up, Phi Upsilon Omicron National Honor Society (2008)
    • Margaret Drew Alpha Fellowship Runner-up, Phi Upsilon Omicron National Honor Society (2007)

    Honor

    • Phi Upsilon Omicron National Honor Society for Family and Consumer Sciences, Phi Upsilon Omicron National Honor Society (2008)
    • Phi Upsilon Omicron National Honor Society for Family and Consumer Sciences, Phi Upsilon Omicron National Honor Society (2006)

Professional Memberships

  • National Restaurant Association (NRA)
  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (A.N.D.)
  • Wisconsin Dietetic Association (WDA)