Emily Foley

Emily Foley

MS Extension Associate, EFNEP

Areas of Expertise

  • Community nutrition education
  • Nutrition for limited resource families and youth
  • Food resource management
  • Food safety risk reduction in home food preparation
  • Social Media for EFNEP


Emily Foley, Extension Associate with the Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP) at NC State University, provides initial and on-going training support to program staff. The program serves limited resource families and school-aged youth by providing hands-on educational sessions with the goals to improve dietary intake, nutritional practices, food resource management practices, food safety practices and to increase daily physical activity. Emily is passionate about serving the needs of families and youth in North Carolina. She received a Bachelor of Science degree in Biological Sciences with a concentration in Nutrition from NC State University and a Master of Science degree in Nutrition from Meredith College.


Programs and Initiatives

  • Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP)

Contributing Websites

Contact Information

Youth, Family, and Community Sciences
NC State University
516 Brickhaven Drive
Campus Box 7605
Raleigh, NC 27695-7605