Carly Smitherman Hired as Program Administrator for the Community’s Health Initiative
West Chicago, Illinois: January 26, 2018 – Healthy West Chicago, a coalition of West Chicago community organizations, is happy to announce the hiring of Carly Smitherman as the new Healthy West Chicago Program Administrator. Carly will be leading the Healthy West Chicago team which includes over thirty area partners that specialize in health and wellness and seek to make the healthy choice the easy choice for all who live and work in West Chicago.
Carly is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist who brings her passion for health and nutrition to this position, and a comprehensive range of experience within the health and nutrition industry including her most recently positions with Kendall County Health Department and Waterford Place Cancer Resource Center. After training and serving in the military, Carly received her Bachelor of Nutritional Science from Northern Illinois University and a Master’s in Nutrition and Wellness from Benedictine University.
“We are extremely excited to welcome Carly as the new Program Administrator for Healthy West Chicago. Her experience, education and leadership skills will benefit the initiative and our community,” said West Chicago Mayor Ruben Pineda.
Carly will be helping to organize the popular West Chicago community walks, as well as launching new Healthy West Chicago programs this spring. The community can meet Carly and join an indoor community walk on Sunday, February 4, 18 or March 4, 2018, 9:00 a.m., at the West Chicago Community High School Field House.
“I am beyond thrilled about my new position at Healthy West Chicago and am looking forward to working with our partners and community leaders to improve the health and wellness of the residents of West Chicago,” said Smitherman.
Follow Healthy West Chicago on Facebook, www.facebook.com/healthywestchicago to keep up-to-date with all the programs and activities being planned for the community.
Cutline for Carly Smitherman.jpg: Carly Smitherman to lead the Healthy West Chicago team as its new Program Administrator.
Cutline for City Hall Visit.png: Welcoming Carly Smitherman (second from left) to West Chicago and City Hall are (from left to right) Alderman Lori Chassee, Mayor Ruben Pineda and Alderman George Garcia.