Barbara Thomsen CDM,CFPP, RAC-CT, ICAC is an active Certified Dietary Manager/ANFP member, serving on both the National Certifying Board and State Chapter boards/committees. Barbara is a 15+ veteran Long Term care CDM/CFPP. She has shared her regulatory knowledge across the nation with other ANFP State Chapter meetings, District/National Sessions as well as state Health Care Associations seminars. She has been published in numerous Long Term Care Publications as well as authored various Nutritional Manuals/Guidebooks. Barbara has been an adjunct instructor for the DMACC Dietary Manager Course for the past few years, preceptor and mentor. Recently Barbara successfully organized and lead DMACC's first CDM Exam Prep session.