The Communications Subcommittee aims to use tools, including social media, the newsletter, and website to:

  • Reach a variety of partners, including professionals and individuals, interested in supporting the movement;
  • Promote the Plancore behaviors, and implementation of strategies within various sectors;
  • Connect partners and share local successes;
  • Coordinate with other subcommittees of the movement to ensure continuity and connections in communication.

Recruitment and Partner Engagement

The Recruitment and Partner Engagement Subcommittee:

  • Recruits and welcomes new partners to the Eat Smart, Move More NC movement.
  • Maintains updated contact information for partner communication and collaboration. 
  • Works closely with the communications subcommittee to ensure partners receive regular meeting updates.
  • Highlights partners’ work to support the Mission of Eat Smart Move More and the current North Carolina Plan to Address Overweight and Obesity.
  • Sets annual specific recruitment goals for sectors, including students/young professionals.

Partner Meetings

The Partner Meetings Subcommittee:

  • Plans for and facilitates regular meetings to provide statewide networking and professional development opportunities.
  • Collaborates to develop meeting agendas, secure speakers, and handle the meeting day logistics for both virtual and in-person partner meetings.
  • Sets annual specific partner meeting goals.

Executive Committee Leadership and Administration

The Executive Committee Leadership and Administration Subcommittee:

  • Develops and coordinates overarching and long-term strategies for the Executive Committee and the Eat Smart, Move More NC movement;
  • Develops and updates operational procedures and processes, and manages sustainability planning and capacity building;
  • Includes the Chair, Vice Chair and Past Chair as standing members.

If you would like to be involved in any of the above subcommittees, please contact