Strategic Plan

VISION
Optimize the health of Massachusetts residents through food and nutrition

 MISSION

Empower MDA members to be Massachusetts food and nutrition experts and leaders

VALUES

                                 Member-centered                          

  • Exceed members expectations, foster a sense of community, cohesion and connectedness
                                      Accountability                                 
  •  Ensure organization is fiscally and socially responsible, organizationally aligned and adheres to the highest standard of integrity
                                        Innovation                                      
  • Embrace change with creativity and strategic thinking
                                 Social Responsibility                      
  •  Make decisions with consideration for inclusivity as well as environmental, economic and social implications

GOALS and STRATEGIES

Goal 1: Members and prospective members view MDA as key to professional success

Goal 2: The public looks to and chooses registered dietitians as leaders and experts in food and nutrition  

Goal 3: Empower members to positively impact the health of Massachusetts residents

Strategy 1

Provide and support a variety of innovative  professional development opportunities for career success

Strategy 2

Provide a range of leadership and volunteer opportunities to enhance knowledge and skills for success in practice, workplace and communities

 

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

Strategy 1

Build upon and strengthen organizational identity

 

Strategy 2

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


Strategy 3

Establish and strengthen strategic partnerships  to further MDA and Academy initiatives

 

Strategy 1

Impact 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 MDA and Academy initiatives

 

 

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

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