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Robertson inducted into prestigious Marquis Who’s Who

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    Carlton Lee Robertson

DAYTON — Carlton Lee Robertson has been inducted into Marquis Who’s Who. As in all Marquis Who’s Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.

Leading a long and successful tenure as a child nutrition director, Mr. Robertson was named as the director of child nutrition for the Dayton Independent School District in Dayton, Texas, in 2020. The school district is notably composed of four elementary schools, one junior high school, one alternative school, and one high school. They also have the Broncos Cafe for adult meals only that was featured in the Director’s Magazine. Handling the oversight of every aspect of the child nutrition department, including confirming that food deliveries are consistent and on time, Mr. Robertson also ensures that students receive healthy breakfast and lunch choices. They also provide catering for the district and trained the culinary students daily in the Broncos Cafe.

Deeply engaged on behalf of his community in Tuscaloosa, Alabama, Mr. Robertson led a district-wide summer program for over 45 sites that closely collaborates with area churches. He also worked with nearby YMCA organizations to provide meals for children in need. To support his career, Mr. Robertson has been active with the Alabama and National School Nutrition Associations where he gained a great deal of insight and expertise.

Mr. Robertson have provided leadership and received awards over the years, 1999 Nutrition Education Multi-Unit Award-Alabama School Association Industry Food Service, 2004 Outstanding Educational Leadership-Council for Leaders in Alabama Schools, 2010 President-Alabama Child Nutrition Director Association, 2018 Alabama Director of the Year-Alabama School Nutrition Association, and 2019 Vice President-Alabama School Nutrition Association. Mr. Robertson was also featured in the Tuscaloosa Magazine as one of the six most Intriguing People in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. Mr. Robertson’s future goal is to be a motivational speaker and child nutrition consultant.


Since 1899, when A. N. Marquis printed the First Edition of Who’s Who in America, Marquis Who’s Who has chronicled the lives of the most accomplished individuals and innovators from every significant field of endeavor, including politics, business, medicine, law, education, art, religion and entertainment.

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