Lindsay Nicole Goolsby

Lindsay Nicole Goolsby

MS, RD, LDN School Nutrition Associate SNAP-Ed Steps to Health 919-513-8790

Areas of Expertise

  • Nutrition Education
  • Obesity Prevention
  • Food Security

Biography

Lindsay received her BSPH in Nutrition from UNC-Chapel Hill, her MS in Nutrition from UNC-Greensboro, and completed her Dietetic Internship through UNC-Greensboro. She has her Certificate of Training in Childhood and Adolescent Weight Management. She currently serves on the Raleigh District Dietetic Association. She was awarded the 2010 Recognized Young Dietitian of the Year Award by The North Carolina Dietetic Association and The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. She was awarded the 2008 RDDA National Nutrition Month Innovative Practice Award. Lindsay is a former 4H’er from Cabarrus County, NC.

Programs and Initiatives

  • NCSU SNAP-Ed: Steps to Health
  • Color Me Healthy for SNAP-Ed, 2nd grade, and 3rd grade programs

Selected Publications

  • Hecht, L., Wass, J., Kelly, L., Clevenger-Firley, E. & Carolyn Dunn. (2013). SNAP-Ed Steps to Health Inspires 3rd graders to Eat Smart and Move More. Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior, 45(6)800-2.
  • Hecht, L., Wass, J., Kelly, L., Clevenger-Firley, E. & Carolyn Dunn. (2013). SNAP-Ed Steps to Health Inspires 3rd graders to Eat Smart and Move More. Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior.
  • Wass, J., Hecht, L., Kelly, L., Clevenger-Firley, E. & Carolyn Dunn. (2012). Applying Best Practices: Designing an Original SNAP-Ed Program Without Reinventing the Wheel. Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior, 44 (4), S70.
  • Kelly, L., Wass, J., Hecht, L., Clevenger-Firley, E. & Carolyn Dunn. (2012). Engaging Young Eaters to Explore Their Senses with Color Me Healthy for SNAP-Ed. Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior, 44 (4), S28-S29.
  • Kelly, L., Wass, J., Hecht, L., Clevenger-Firley, E. & Carolyn Dunn. (2012). State Spotlight: Color Me Healthy for Steps to Health Program. SNAP-Ed Connection Bulletin, 6 (2).
  • Hecht, L., Wass, J., & Carolyn Dunn. (2011). NC Cooperative Extension Service and SNAP-Ed Inspire Third Graders Across North Carolina to Eat Smart and Move More. Journal of Nutrition Education and Behavior, 43 (4), 57-58.
  • Harp J and Hecht L. (2005). Obesity in the National Football League. Journal of the American Medical Association, 293(9):1061-2.

Contributing Websites

Contact Information

Youth, Family, and Community Sciences
NC State University
516 Brickhaven Drive
Campus Box 7605
Raleigh, NC 27695-7605
919-513-8790
lindsay_hecht@ncsu.edu