Board Member Bio

Monica Pierson-McDaniels, MS, RDN, LDN 

Monica graduated from Southern University and A&M College with an undergraduate degree in nutrition.  Upon completion of college, she entered the work force seeking more practical experience. After working for about 1 ½ years, Monica completed her dietetic internship at North Oaks Health System.  Monica also earned her Masters of Science in Clinical Nutrition in 2006 from Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science. 

Monica has worked in a variety of dietetic/nutrition settings, including hospital, public health, university, and geriatrics.

Monica has been a member of National WIC Association since 2007.  She has received several awards, including Special Recognition for 20 years of Service by the Southern University Dietetic Internship in 2014.