Nutrition Champ

Weisberg, Karen
September 2006
FoodService Director;9/15/2006, Vol. 19 Issue 9, p24
Trade Publication
This article profiles Sue Mitchell, director of the department of nutrition services of the Bartow County School Systems. Originally a high school home economics teacher, Mitchell has never stopped learning, be it assimilating the latest nutrition discoveries in order to keep students, teachers, administrators and the community abreast of the news. In 1970 Mitchell started out teaching vocational home economics in her native Oklahoma but was quickly corralled to become director of nutrition services for the Miami Public Schools, in 1980 she migrated to Oklahoma City, where she became child nutrition director of that public school system, which is the largest in the state.


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