A. Joshua Lester (Plaza 900) graduated from the University of Missouri with a bachelor’s degree in biological sciences in 2008. In 2011 he earned a master’s degree in Dietetics from Southeast Missouri State University. Since 2014, Joshua has worked as an assistant manager at Plaza 900. He is interested in sports nutrition and regularly competes in triathlons.
B. Mari-Jean Vance (Pavilion at Dobbs) graduated from Missouri State University with a bachelor’s degree in science in 2011. In 2014 she earned a master’s degree in Dietetics from Eastern Illinois University. Mari-Jean has worked as an assistant manager for Campus Dining Services since 2014.
C. Wenbo Zhao (Rollins) graduated from the University of Missouri with double bachelor’s degrees in exercise physiology and medical dietetics in 2015. He has a multicultural background and great skills of working with a variety of populations. He currently works as an assistant manager at Rollins dining facility and began the position of assistant manager and dietitian in 2015. And Wenbo Zhao is also interested in cooking, photography and golfing.
D. Kristen Hasan (Student Center) graduated from the University of Missouri with a bachelor’s degree in nutritional sciences in 2005. She returned to Mizzou for a Master’s degree in Public Health which she completed in 2011. Kristen has worked as an assistant manager for Campus Dining Services since 2006 with Plaza 900, Pavilion at Dobbs and the restaurants at the Student Center. She began the position of department dietitian in 2015. Kristen is interested in healthy cooking, special diets, and food allergies.