Speaker Bureau Members

Looking for Speaker Bureau Members

Are you in search of speakers for upcoming conferences or professional events? Hunger and Environmental Nutrition (HEN) DPG Speaker Bureau members are passionate, dedicated professionals in search of opportunities to share their experience and expertise in a variety of topic areas including local food in institutional settings, domestic and international hunger, and environmental sustainability in the dietetics field.

To view a list of HEN Speaker Bureau Members and to learn more about their speaking expertise, follow this link: HEN Speaker Bureau Member List.  


Join the HEN Speakers Bureau

HEN’s passionate and knowledgeable speakers are in great demand across the country. The HEN Speakers Bureau List aims to create a comprehensive list of HEN members interested in speaking or presenting on HEN related topics.

By adding your name to the list, you’ll be connected to even more opportunities to share the mission and values of HEN with other RDN’s at affiliate and interdisciplinary conferences. The HEN Speakers Bureau Chair may contact you with potential speaking opportunities and your name and email may be provided to conference organizers seeking out HEN speakers in your region.

To become or learn more about the HEN Speaker Bureau, please email HEN at hen.leaders@gmail.com.


HEN Speaker Bureau Grant Program

The HEN Speaker Bureau Grant Program offers financial support for non-profit organizations to host HEN speakers and for HEN members to speak on topics that provide education on issues central to the HEN Vision and Mission.

Scholarship recipients may receive up to $500 to defray travel costs and presentation related expenses. Topics from past scholarship recipients have included:

  • Food Sustainability: Resource and Tips for Dietetic Professionals
  • An Inside Look at the Academy’s New Sustainable, Resilient, and Healthy Food and Water Systems Standards of Professional Practice
  • Integrating Local Foods into Institutional Food Service
  • Local Foods – Issues for RDs

Applications will be accepted until all scholarships are awarded.  For more information about the Speaker Bureau Grant Program and for an application, please contact hen.leaders@gmail.com.

Host a HEN Display at Your Affiliate Conference

Would you like to share HEN’s valuable work with other RDs in your area? HEN has marketing materials, displays and handouts to help you spread the word and encourage new membership at upcoming conferences. Speaker Bureau Grant Program funds can be used to cover booth registration and printing fees.

For more information regarding any of these Speaker Bureau opportunities, contact hen.leaders@gmail.com.