All Press Releases for March 28, 2024

Marquis Who's Who Honors Joyce Senior Angulo, PhD, PMP, for Expertise in Nutrition and Nonprofit

Joyce Senior Angulo, PhD, PMP, is recognized for excellence in nutrition education and community health empowerment

Dr. Senior Angulo and her nonprofit cofounder were honored in Portland with the Phenomenal Mission Award during the 7th Annual International Women's Day Celebration in March 2024.

    ASTORIA, OR, March 28, 2024 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Joyce Senior Angulo, PhD, PMP, has been selected for inclusion in Marquis Who's Who. As in all Marquis Who's Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.

Dr. Senior Angulo has established herself as a respected figure in nutrition education, holding multiple roles that highlight her expertise and dedication to community health and playing a pivotal role in educating families on dietary practices and food resource management. As a program manager at Oregon State University, she has been responsible for the Expanded Food and Nutrition Education Program (EFNEP) since 2017. She has been a member of the state leadership team for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program- Education (SNAP-Ed) since 2021. Dr. Senior Angulo's career at Oregon State University began in 2016 as the SNAP-Ed program coordinator in Clatsop County, a role she upheld for five years before transitioning to her current leadership role.

In addition to her contributions to the university, Dr. Senior Angulo owns Dr. J Senior Consulting LLC, where she provides specialized English and Spanish translation services and cultural competency consulting to higher education, government, and nonprofit organizations. As such, she strives to foster communication and understanding. Dr. Senior Angulo has also been a Zumba fitness instructor since 2013, which complements her passion for promoting healthy lifestyles.

As a dedicated health equity advocate, Dr. Senior Angulo co-founded a nonprofit organization in 2021 and currently serves as its deputy director. Based in Oregon, My Hair My Health PDX strives to cultivate a nurturing environment for Black women and their families, emphasizing holistic well-being and community connections. Aside from this venture, Dr. Senior Angulo is a former board director and volunteer who provides consulting services for a local food systems nonprofit.

Dr. Senior Angulo prepared for her career by achieving a bachelor's degree in human nutrition from the Universidad de Costa Rica in 2009, a licentiate degree in 2010, and a Doctor of Philosophy in food technology and nutrition education from Clemson University in 2015. During her schooling, she was a graduate teaching assistant and an international student ambassador at Clemson University between 2011 and 2015. Besides her degrees, Dr. Senior Angulo received her project management professional certification (PMP®) from the Project Management Institute in 2022. As a dedicated professional, Dr. Senior Angulo is an active member of the Zumba Instructor Network and the Project Management Institute.

In recognition of her contributions to the community, Dr. Senior Angulo and her nonprofit cofounder were honored in Portland with the Phenomenal Mission Award during the 7th Annual International Women's Day Celebration in March 2024. Furthermore, under her and her cofounder's leadership, since 2021, My Hair My Health PDX secured grants from Oregon Metro, the Oregon Community Foundation, and The Collins Foundation in 2023 to support its cause. Driven by her core values of love, service, well-being, and growth, Dr. Senior Angulo's professional choices have been deeply influenced by her desire to leave a positive legacy. She credits her amazing parents for playing a crucial role in shaping her character, educational pursuits, and career path.

About Marquis Who's Who®:
Since 1899, when A. N. Marquis printed the First Edition of Who's Who in America®, Marquis Who's Who® has chronicled the lives of the most accomplished individuals and innovators from every significant field of endeavor, including politics, business, medicine, law, education, art, religion and entertainment. Marquis celebrates its 125th anniversary in 2023, and Who's Who in America® remains an essential biographical source for thousands of researchers, journalists, librarians and executive search firms around the world. Marquis® publications may be visited at the official Marquis Who's Who® website at

# # #

Contact Information

-- --
Marquis Who's Who Ventures LLC
Uniondale, NY
Voice: 844-394-6946
E-Mail: Email Us Here
Website: Visit Our Website
Follow Us: