Oliver Makes Her Mark

Weisberg, Karen
May 2007
FoodService Director;5/15/2007, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p41
Trade Publication
The article features Patti Oliver, director of nutrition at University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) Medical Center in California. She is a registered dietitian whose credentials also include a master of business administration (MBA) degree. When Oliver came on board eight years ago as chief clinical dietitian, she faced a daunting task of being groomed to one day take the helm from her boss, Silver Plate award winner Carlton Green.


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