Marsha Schofield MS, RD, LD, FAND

Senior Director, Governance, Nutrition Services Coverage, Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Chicago, IL

Marsha Schofield, MS, RD, LD, FAND is Senior Director, Governance and Nutrition Services Coverage at the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. In this role, she provides leadership and oversight for the association’s efforts to position members for success in changing health care delivery and payment models, including telehealth. In addition, she helps direct the Academy’s efforts to expand coverage for nutrition services in the public and private markets. Her work has included collaboration with ASPEN on many projects related to malnutrition, ranging from development of joint consensus statements to addressing claims denials. She brings to the Academy a long and varied career in dietetics, including both clinical and management roles in acute care-inpatient services, outpatient services, long-term care, home care, wellness, consultation and business practice, and community health programs with populations ranging from pediatrics to geriatrics. Prior to coming to the Academy, she served in leadership positions at the local, state, and national levels. Marsha is passionate about the opportunities for the nutrition and dietetics profession in the evolving world of health care delivery and payment.