About NAQ Nutrition
Our Mission: To achieve better health and wellbeing for the community by providing the resources people need to make informed food choices.
The Australian Nutrition Foundation (Qld Div) Inc, trading as NAQ Nutrition (NAQ), is a non profit, non government community nutrition education organisation that has TDGR and charity status. NAQ was established in 1994 and has a 20 year history as a key community nutrition education body and is highly regarded as the independent voice of nutrition education in the Queensland community. NAQ is governed by a Committee of Management.
We deliver services across Queensland with individual members, organisations, corporate partners and other government and non-government key stakeholders to promote evidence-based healthy living messages. Our health promotion services and strategies including a range of nutrition education and cooking skill programs and other resources for various community groups across the lifespan to promote healthy life choices in relation to healthy food selection and physical activity.
Chairperson: Mikael Wedemeyer
Treasurer: Katherine Warth
Katherine also enjoys her role as Consultant Dietitian to Brisbane Grammar School Boarding House and to Trim-a-Weigh, the first home-delivered, calorie-controlled meal service in Brisbane.
Katherine has always been an active member of her profession, from Foundation President of the College of Dietitian-Nutritionists in Private Practice in the 1980’s and 1990’s to Chairperson of the Queensland Branch of DAA and Media Spokesperson in the 1990’s.
She joined the Committee of Management of Nutrition Australia, Qld Division as Secretary in 2009.
Sharyn Deam (NAQ Business Manager)