Faculty And Staff
Linda M. Sweeney, MS, RD
Cal-Pro-Net Center Coordinator
San Jose State University
One Washington Square
San Jose, CA 95192-0058
Linda Sweeney joined CalProNET as an assistant coordinator in the summer of 2007 and started as the full time coordinator in January 2008. Her BS degree was earned at California State University Los Angles through the Coordinated Undergraduate Dietetic Program. A Registered Dietitian with a clinical dietetic background, she has also worked with the Women, Infant, and Children (WIC) program and as a Consulting Dietitian in Long Term Care.
Linda completed her Master’s degree at San Jose State University while working at Santa Clara County Public Heath Department as a Public Health Nutritionist. There she worked on a grant through the Network for a Healthy California to promote fruit and vegetable consumption and to increase physical activity for better health.
CalProNET has been an opportunity for her to experience the exciting field of School Nutrition. She has enjoyed meeting and working with professionals in this area and has developed a deep appreciation for the job they do. She is an active member in the San Jose Peninsula District Dietetic Association and the California School Nutrition Association.