Strategic Plan

VISION
Massachusetts residents will thrive through the transformative power of food and nutrition.

 MISSION

Empowering MAND members, through advocacy and education, to serve their communities as nutrition experts. 

VALUES

                                 Member-centered                          

  • MAND strives to exceed members' expectations, as well as foster a sense of community, cohesion and connectedness among members.
                                      Accountable                                 
  •  MAND adheres to the highest standards of professional and scientific integrity. 
                                        Innovative                                      
  • MAND embraces change with creativity and strategic thinking.
           Advocacy-minded
  • MAND champions policies that positively impact the field of food and nutrition. 
                             Social Responsibility                      
  •  MAND makes decisions with consideration for inclusivity as well as environmental, economic and social implications. 

GOALS and STRATEGIES

Goal 1: Members and prospective members view MAND as essential to career advancement 

Goal 2: The public recognizes registered dietitians as experts in food and nutrition  

Goal 3: Empower members to advocate for the health of Massachusetts residents

Strategy 1

Provide and support innovative  professional development and networking opportunities

Strategy 2

Provide a range of leadership and volunteer opportunities

 

Strategy 3
Recruit, engage, and maintain a diverse member base

Strategy 1

Empower members to enhance the visibility of registered dietitian nutritionists to both the general public and other health professionals

 

Strategy 2

Equip members with skills in media platforms to make evidence based practices relatable to the public

 

Strategy 1

Influence food and nutrition policies and programs 

 

Strategy 2

Provide opportunities for members to participate in the legislative process

  

Strategy 3

Establish and strengthen strategic partnership to further MAND and Academy initiatives

 

 

Approximately every three years, the MAND undertakes a comprehensive strategic planning process. Please take a moment to look at the Strategic Plan of the organization.

Annual Meeting

Annual Meeting

ANCE 2019 will take place on Friday, March 29, 2019. We hope to see you there!


Public Policy

Public Policy

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