UNC Clean Tech Speaker

Wendy Johnson

Wendy Johnson
Director Public Policy and Public Affairs
Nestlé Corporate Affairs

Biography

Wendy Johnson is Director of Public Policy and Public Affairs with Nestlé Corporate Affairs. In this role, Wendy is responsible for developing and implementing a Nestlé in the US Nutrition, Health and Wellness Strategy. She works closely with Nestlé Health Science on medical advocacy and Gerber on Crisis/Issues strategy. Wendy is an active member of the American Public Health Association where she is a Past Chair of the Food and Nutrition Section, was a member of the Inter-Sectional Council Steering Committee and past chair of the Membership Committee. Wendy is a member of the Institute of Medicine’s Food Forum, the Association of Nutrition and Dietetics and the American Society for Nutrition. Prior to joining Nestle, the National Institutes of Health, Division of Nutrition Research Coordination employed Wendy as a public health nutrition and health policy advisor.