Lisa Gonzalez


Lisa C Gonzalez
Agent
Expertise: Food safety, Nutrition
Office Location: Montgomery County
Title
Organizational Unit
 
Agent
Lisa C Gonzalez
lisacgo@umd.edu
Montgomery County Extension Office
18410 Muncaster Road
Derwood, Maryland 20855
Phone (main): 301-590-2811
Fax: 301-590-2828
Agent
Lisa C Gonzalez
lisacgo@umd.edu
University of Maryland
College of Agriculture and Natural Resources
University of Maryland Extension Family & Consumer
18410 Muncaster Road
Derwood, Maryland 20855
Phone (main): 301-590-2811
Fax: 301-590-2828

Lisa Carolina Gonzalez is a Family and Consumer Sciences Agent and extension educator based in Montgomery County, Maryland and serves the Central Maryland Cluster which also includes Howard and Frederick Counties. Her programming area of focus is in nutrition, food safety and wellness.

Lisa has a B.A. in Environmental Education with a minor in Intercultural Studies from Warren Wilson College, an M.S. in Nutrition and Integrative Health from Maryland University of Integrative Health (MUIH), a graduate teaching certificate from Antioch New England University Graduate School and a graduate certificate in Medical Herbalism from MUIH. 

From January 2010 to November 2014 Lisa served the Baltimore area as a Gardening for Nutrition educator with the University of Maryland Extension's Food Supplement Nutrition Education Program. As a Family and Consumer Sciences Extension Agent she serves the Central Maryland Cluster by providing programming in nutrition education, food safety, food preservation, physical activity, gardening for nutrition and food safety in home and community vegetable gardens. Her research and programming area focuses on developing and implementing Extension programming for underserved and traditionally marginalized audiences as well as providing training in cultural competence for Extension audiences. She offers educational programming directly to the community and through train-the-trainer models.