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Laura Sant

Laura Sant, M.S., R.D.N.

Extension Educator — Health/Nutrition/Food Safety and 4-H

Phone

208-852-1097

Mailing Address

University of Idaho Extension, Franklin County
561 W Oneida
Preston, ID 83263

Laura is a registered dietitian nutritionist and licensed dietitian in Idaho. She provides community education to residents in Franklin County, Idaho and is nationally recognized for her work in health, nutrition and food safety.

M.S., Utah State University, 2000
B.S., Utah State University, 1998

  • Health
  • Nutrition
  • Food safety
  • Food preservation

Ms. Sant has a B.S. degree from the Utah State University (USU) in nutrition and food sciences with an emphasis in dietetics and a M.S. degree from USU in nutrition. Her programs have won 15 regional and national awards from the National Extension Association of Family and Consumer Sciences (NEAFCS) as well as seven other regional and national awards. Ms. Sant has served on the executive board for NEAFCS and Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Registered Dietitian Nutritionist Exam Test Committee. She is currently serving as co-chair of the University of Idaho food safety topic team.

  • Sant, L., J. Buck, L. Dye, K. Hoffman, L. Blanch. Social Media — Online Video: Mealtime Inspirations, National Extension Association of Family and Consumer Sciences, 2nd place Western Regional Winner, 2018.
  • Buck, J., K. Hoffman, L. Sant, M. Spencer, L. Dye, L. Erickson, S. Parkinson. Communications Television/Video Program Award — Mealtime Inspirations, National Extension Association of Family and Consumer Sciences, 1st Place Western Regional Winner, 2017.
  • Sant, L., J. Peutz, A. Zander, G. Hyde, N. Kershaw, G. Wittman, P. Case, J. Buck, S. Greenway, C. Hampton. Food Safety Award — Preserve@Home, National Extension Association of Family and Consumer Sciences, 1st Place State Winner, 1st Place Western Regional Winner, 1st Place National Winner, 2016.
  • Sant, L. Continued Excellence Award — National Extension Association of Family and Consumer Sciences, 2016.
  • Sant, L. Distinguished Service Award — National Extension Association of Family and Consumer Sciences, 2015.
  • Sant, L. Distinguished Service Award — National Association of Extension 4-H Agents, 2014.
  • Sant, L. and M. Spencer. Educational Curriculum Award — Balanced Living, National Extension Association of Family and Consumer Sciences, 1st place State Winner, 1st place Western Regional Winner, 1st place National Winner, 2012.
  • Sant, L. and M. Spencer. Educational Technology Award — Balanced Living, National Extension Association of Family and Consumer Sciences, 1st place State Winner, 1st place Western Regional Winner, 3rd place National Winner, 2012.
  • Sant, L. and M. Spencer. Family Health and Wellness Award — Balanced Living, National Extension Association for Family and Consumer Sciences, 1st place State Winner, 3rd place Western Regional Winner, 2012.

University of Idaho Extension

Physical Address:
E. J. Iddings Agricultural Science Laboratory, Room 52
606 S Rayburn St.
Moscow, ID

Mailing Address:
University of Idaho Extension
875 Perimeter Drive MS 2338
Moscow, ID 83844-2338

Phone: 208-885-5883

Fax: 208-885-6654

Email: extension@uidaho.edu

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