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Vimie Joy Magsino

Vimie Joy Magsino

Faithful Families Program Specialist

Phone: 919-707-5245

Email: vimiejoy.magsino@dhhs.nc.gov

Vimie Joy Magsino serves as the Program Specialist for Faithful Families, Eating Smart and Moving More, a partnership between the North Carolina Cooperative Extension and the North Carolina Division of Public Health. Her work is focused on program implementation and evaluation of Faithful Families, a practice-tested health promotion intervention that promotes healthy eating and physical activity in communities of faith throughout North Carolina.

Vimie came from Southwest Michigan where she served as the Food Security Program Coordinator with The Conservation Fund in the Midwest region. She has been a community educator for health centers in Michigan and Florida and has experience working with local agencies in London, England and Amman, Jordan on initiatives to strengthen health and environment.

Vimie earned a Bachelor's degree in Political Economy and a Master of Science in Community and International Development, with an emphasis in Public Health from Andrews University. She enjoys hiking, vegetarian ethnic food and loves exploring the trails in the Triangle with her mountain bike.