Paula Paolino, MAT, RD, LDN

SNAP-Ed Nutrition Educator


Paula Paolino is a graduate of URI and worked as a registered dietitian in various capacities for many years. She then received a Master of Arts in Teaching degree from RI College and became a Certified Elementary Teacher. Paula taught 4th grade in North Kingstown for 8 years before joining the SNAP-Ed staff in June 2011. At  SNAP-Ed, Paula is responsible for promoting the Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Program nutrition education curriculum in elementary schools and conducting ongoing professional staff development sessions. As a nutrition educator, she also develops, delivers and evaluates nutrition education programs for children and parents. When she is not working, she enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, reading, exercising and going to the beach.