Columbia Midlands


The Columbia Midlands Dietetic Association (CMDA) is the professional organization for the dietetics professionals in the Midlands area of South Carolina. The CMDA is comprised of the following counties: Fairfield, Kershaw, Lee, Richland, Lexington, Sumter and Calhoun.

Our mission is to serve the public through promotion of optimal nutrition, health, and well-being. CMDA has numerous benefits to include advocacy for its members, a source for Continuing Professional Education units, and an opportunity for networking, skill-building, and community citizenship.
District Dues
Professional: $30
Student and/or Intern: $10
Retiree: $5

2019-2020 District Board Members

President: Jessica Reath 
President Elect:  Jessica Morrison 

Secretary:  Farrah Wigand
Treasurer: Teresa Coeso
Education Chair: Kate Bennett, MS, BASC
Education Committee: Julie Covington

Nominating Chair: Racheal Hartley

Public Relations Committee: Jillian Clinton & Laura Barbosa
Legislative Committee: Allie Howard, Hailey Spires, and Rowen Goodrich 


Email the CMDA at [email protected]


Upcoming Events

None at the this time; please check back

Past Events





CMDA members volunteered at the Junior League of Columbia Healthy Kids Fun Fair on February 21, 2015.