Crew - Katherine Cason - Creator, Production Coordinator
Katherine is a professor in the Department of Food Science and Human Nutrition at Clemson University in South Carolina. She is the State EFNEP Coordinator and the State Program Leader for Food Safety and Nutrition for Cooperative Extension. Katherine's educational background includes a BS in Nutrition from The Pennsylvania State University; an MS in Nutrition from Texas Woman's University; and a PhD in Nutrition from the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University. She is a registered dietitian. For the past 18 years, she has developed nutrition education programs for children, youth and adult audiences. She recently developed a multimedia program Nutrition Mission, targeting 4th through 6th grade students. She is a regular guest on the SC ETV show "At Home Southern Style." She directs the Nutrition Information and Resource Center, writes monthly "Nourishing News" newsletters for teachers, and also co-authors educational fact sheets on nutrition topics for the Home and Garden Information Center.