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Lisa Eaton Wright is a registered dietitian nutritionist and wellness coordinator for the second largest community college in Illinois. Her focus is employee health and wellness. Lisa has been an adjunct instructor of Community Health and Nutrition at Benedictine University and serves on their Nutrition Advisory Committee. She does private consulting for individuals and groups, providing healthy lifestyle assessments and interventions.
As much as she enjoys her chosen field of food and nutrition, Eaton Wright has long enjoyed politics and public policy – with her first undergraduate degree being in political science. In May 2013, she finished her eighth and final year as a twice-elected school board member. She is a currently the policy & advocacy leader for the Women's Health Dietetic Practice Group; past president of the Illinois Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics; and past chair of the Legislative and Public Policy Committee for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. Her passions revolve around food and nutrition, women's health and public policy impacting women's health.