Sonoma County Indian Health Project Nutrition Team
Getting to know your Nutritionists
Phone: (707) 521-4502
Jennifer Remmers, RD Nutrition Director
Jennifer is the Director of Nutrition Services at Sonoma County Indian Health Project, overseeing the WIC program, Healthy Traditions/Diabetes program and Senior congregate and Home Delivery programs. She has worked in a variety of Clinical, Community, and Management Nutrition programs over the past 15 years, has helped form and foster numerous after-school programs, youth and elder exercise classes, and company-wide Wellness programs. She currently sits on the Emergency Food and Shelter Board for Sonoma County and volunteers for food redistribution programs and for a therapeutic riding program in her spare time. She is a Registered Dietitian and Certified Adult Weight Management Specialist, with her degrees from CSU San Bernardino and Loma Linda University. She has been with SCIHP since 2011 and worked with the Native community since 2009, where she has found a family that she loves teaching, working with, and continuing to learn about.
Wendy Lippard, RD Nutrition Educator
Wendy has been a Registered Dietitian since 2013. She obtained her bachelor’s degree in science and dietetics at the university of Northern Colorado after being diagnosed with Celiac. Wendy has been with Sonoma County Indian Health Project since 2018 and is working towards being a Certified Diabetics Care Education Specialist (CDCES).
Wendy has a passion for her family, raising chickens, gardening, fishing, cooking, and gleaning. She has also helped with creating a program at SCIHP that allows Healthy Traditions staff to go out and harvest fruits and vegetables for our Native elders.