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:

  • $35 professional membership
  • $10 student membership
  • $5 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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2020-2021 Board Members 

President: Erin Seprish
President Elect: Rachel Werkheiser
Education Chair: Abbie Hebron
Education Chair Elect: Marie Harla
Treasurer: Michelle Grossman
Secretary: Jill Leshner
Nominating Committee Chair: Keely Hudgins
Nominating Chair Elect: Dana Mitchel
Policy Liaison: Katy Ferguson
Past President: Amanda Davis

 2019-2020 Award Recipients

Outstanding Dietitian of the Year - Lauren Manaker, MS, RDN, LD, CLEC
Outstanding Dietetics Educator - Lauren Sams, MS, RD, CSP, LD
Recognized Young Dietitian of the Year - Erin Seprish, MBA, RDN, LD
Emerging Dietetic Leader - Dana Mitchel, RD
Outstanding Dietetic Student of the Year - Kaitlin Feldmann