Carol Smathers, MS, MPH
Ohio State University
Extension Field Specialist and Assistant Professor
Carol Smathers, MS, MPH, is an Extension Field Specialist and Assistant Professor at Ohio State University. She conducts research and programming on community-level health promotion and obesity prevention interventions. She co-chairs an obesity prevention coalition and co-leads a state-level 4-H Youth Development healthy living advocate program. As director of Ohio Farm to School, she provides resources for schools and other groups seeking to procure, serve, and teach about local foods.