United Dairymen of Idaho has hired Pohley Richey as the health and wellness manager for the Idaho Dairy Council. Richey will be involved in material development, program strategy, community outreach and communicating science-based nutrition education to educators, health professionals, scientists, media and consumers.
Richey brings skills as a registered dietitian and health professional, as well as in marketing and public relations. She spent a significant part of her nearly 15-year career in school foodservice, nutrition education and in real estate sales.
Richey received a Bachelor of Science in food and nutrition from the College of Agriculture at the University of Idaho. She is registered as a dietitian with the Commission on Dietetic Registration and licensed as a dietitian with the Idaho State Board of Medicine.