Sydney Wills serves as a Communications Assistant for Eat Smart, Move More, Weigh Less and Eat Smart, Move More, Prevent Diabetes, which is a collaborative effort of NC State University and the NC Division of Public Health. Sydney started as an intern in the summer of 2018 where she developed content for the annual Holiday Challenge and transitioned to a part-time role in January 2019. She works on digital communications for the programs including email marketing, social media, website content, as well as other various team projects.
Prior to her role with ESMMWL and ESMMPD, Sydney worked in healthcare as a pharmacy technician and a medical scribe. After earning a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biomedical Sciences from Liberty University, she moved to Raleigh to pursue a Masters Degree in Nutrition Science at Meredith College. Upon graduation, she hopes to become a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist. In her free time, Sydney enjoys spending time with her husband and son, hiking, cooking, gardening, and walking her dogs.