Holly McPeak, MS

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Holly McPeak

Nutrition Advisor


Holly McPeak is a Nutrition Advisor with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Service’s Office of Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (ODPHP) in Rockville, Maryland. As a nutritionist with HHS and USDA for over 30 years, Holly McPeak has implemented federal nutrition advice based on the Dietary Guidelines for Americans for national nutrition education programs, promoted food safety education campaigns, and developed food service guideline policy and promotion. In 2016, she formed an Older Individuals Collaborative on Nutrition, a network of federal nutrition and public health experts who focus on research, education, and communications. As the ODPHP liaison to the Healthy People initiative, she coordinates the nutrition and weight status, food safety, and physical activity workgroups, meeting with NIH, CDC, FDA and USDA members, and consulting with the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS). Holly received her Masters Degree in Nutrition from Drexel University.


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