National WIC Association

District of Columbia


Fast Facts

BREASTFEEDING INITIATION RATE FOR WOMEN ENROLLEES HAS INCREASED FROM 61% TO 62%


Key Contacts

State WIC Director

Christi Dorsey, MA, RDN  
899 North Capitol St. NE, 3rd Floor
Washington, DC 20069
T: 202-442-9160
christi.dorsey@dc.gov


Nutrition Coordinator

Paulette Thompson, MS, RD, LDN, CLS
899 North Capitol St. NE, 3rd Floor
Washington, DC 20069
T: 202-442-5894
paulette.thompson@dc.gov


Breastfeeding Coordinator

Emily Cleaves, RDN, IBCLC, LD, CLC
899 North Capitol St. NE, 3rd Floor
Washington, DC 20069
T: 202-442-9335
emily.cleaves@dc.gov


State Vendor Manager

Rene Simms
899 North Capitol St. NE, 3rd Floor
Washington, DC 20069
T: 202-442-5897
rene.simms@dc.gov

State Profile

District of Columbia State WIC Profile


Other State Resources and Links

District of Columbia WIC Website