CAFCS Executive Board Members
Rita Fleming, M.S.
Mrs. Rita Fleming is an Assistant Professor/ Extension Specialist of Health Education, Director
of Community Outreach and the Interim Program Leader for Family and Consumer Sciences in
the Department of Human Sciences in the College of Agriculture at Tennessee State University.
Nina Roofe, Ph.D., RDN, LD, FAND, CNWE.
Nina Roofe earned the Bachelor of Science degree in Home Economics with an emphasis in Dietetics from the University of Central Arkansas in 1990. She completed the dietetic internship at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences in 1991 and began a career in clinical dietetics and management.