Charleston-Trident Dietetic Association

The Charleston Trident Dietetic Association (CTDA) serves current Academy members in the Lowcountry of South Carolina. This District includes Charleston, Dorchester, Berkeley, Beaufort, Jasper, Hampton and Colleton counties. CTDA meets monthly from August through June for CEU events, “Trending Now” gatherings to review Food & Nutrition Magazine, and opportunities for networking, professional development, and community volunteerism.

You MUST be a paid member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics to join. Non-members can attend certain CEU events for a fee.

Membership Fees:

  • $40 professional membership
  • $15 student membership
  • $10 retired professional

Click here for the membership form.

If you are a SCAND member in a county within the CTDA and would like to be added to our listerserv, please email our secretary at [email protected].

Upcoming Events

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2021-2022 Board Members 

President: Rachel Werkheiser 
President Elect: Olivia Myers
Education Chair: Tory Davey
Education Chair Elect: Mallory Sanford
Treasurer: Lauren Zimmerman
Secretary: Michelle Grossman
Nominating Committee Chair: Dana Mitchel
Nominating Chair Elect: Samantha Green
Policy Liaison: Jill Leshner 
Past President: Erin Seprish

 2019-2020 Award Recipients

Emerging Dietetics Leader: Olivia Myers 
Recognized Young Dietitian: Katy Ferguson
Outstanding Dietitian of the Year: Kayla Fitzgerald
Outstanding Dietetic Student & SCAND Award Winner: Mackensie Miller 
CTDA Student Scholarship Award: Caroline Hitchner