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Linda Quade

Linda Quade, Extension Nutrition Assistant

Title

SDSU Extension Nutrition Assistant

Office Building

Off-Campus

Mailing Address

SDSU Extension Roberts County Office
11921 BIA 700
Sisseton, SD 57262

Biography

I have worked for SDSU Extension for 15 years, seven years in Grant County, 8 years in Roberts County.
I was born in Australia, raised in Oregon, and have now lived in the great state of South Dakota for thirty-three years. I live on a farm with my husband Michael and am the mother of three children, Robert, age 30, Allen, Age 29, and Melinda, Age 25, a son-in-law, Dan, and an adorable 10 month old grandson, Brian. I love paint-by- number, playing the piano, and vintage travel trailers.

Education

Studied in Portland Oregon and have Dietetic Assistant Certification and Serve Safe certification. Also National Nutrition Paraprofessional Certification.

Academic Interests/Expertise

Nutrition

Committee Activities

I am currently serving on the Health Literacy committee for National Health Outreach.

Extension Responsibilities

I am a Nutrition Assistant with the EFNEP and SNAP-Ed programs. I teach basic nutrition, food safety, food resource management, and physical activity to low income adults, senior citizens, and youth.

Awards and Honors

In May, 2013 I received the honor of Career Service Employee of the Month.

Work Experience

Have worked in the food service industry prior to appointment with SDSU Extension.

Director of Nutrition Services in long term health care.

Department(s)

Links

iGrow