In the Press

Fox CT Clawson, MI AllergiesParents urge school district to adjust EpiPen Policy

April 10th, 2015
Parents urge Connecticut school districts to adjust their food allergy management policy to cover school bus rides as well as in the classroom.

Fox CT Clawson, MI AllergiesFood Allergy Experts Clarify Recent LEAP Study

March 4th, 2015
CT Now interviews Gina to help clarify the hype and attention around the Learning Early About Peanut (LEAP) study, conducted by researchers in the UK.

CT Now AllergiesFood allergy community outraged over ‘just shoot them’ remark

November 25th, 2014
Members of the food allergy community, including Branford’s Gina Mennett Lee, are outraged by the ‘just shoot them’ comment during a Clawson, MI board meeting.

Allergic LivingAllergic Living – 7 Mistakes to Avoid

November 20th, 2014
This article written by Gina and published in Allergic Living goes over the “7 Mistakes to Avoid When Advocating at a 504 Meeting” and how to succeed.

CT Now Teal Pumpkin Project‘Teal Pumpkin Project’ Gaining Steam

October 24th, 2014
Gina weighs in on the new Halloween tradition that is gaining in popularity: the ‘Teal Pumpkin Project.’

Allergic Living – A Voice of Reason

September 11th, 2014
As part of our Allergy Advocates series, Allergic Living is proud to honor Gina Mennett Lee, food allergy consultant and educator. We salute her tireless and unwavering dedication in bringing parents and schools together with one worthy goal: keeping food-allergic children safe.

FARE Webinar: Managing Food Allergies in Early Care Settings

September 3rd, 2014
Managing food allergies in the preschool setting can be challenging. Here, Gina gives a presentation alongside other experts on how to create a successful learning environment for children with allergies.

Allergic Living - Milk Allergy in the School - August 2014Allergic Living – Milk Allergy in School

August 21st, 2014
This article published in Allergic Living features Gina discussing strategies for managing milk allergy at school.

Allergic Living – Daycare Allergy Rights Case

June 9th, 2014
This article written by Gina and published in Allergic Living sorts through the groundbreaking case of the Knudsen family versus Tiger Tots Community Child Care Center in Madrid, Iowa.

Fox CT News - May 2014
Mommy Minute: Food Allergy Awareness Week

May 12th, 2014
In an interview with Fox CT held during Food Allergy Awareness Week, Gina explains the importance of administering EpiPens correctly.

Hartford Courant - May 2014Hartford Courant – Campaigning for Better Awareness

May 12th, 2014
This article published in the Hartford Courant features Parents Campaigning For Better Awareness Of Life-Threatening Food Allergies.

FOX CT News Feature - April 2014Everyday Health – Managing Severe Food Allergies

April 30th, 2014
Get real life advice from three mothers of children with severe allergies plus expert input on preventing severe allergic reactions and keeping your child safe and happy.

Branford Seven: Person of the WeekBranford Seven - December 2013

December 4th, 2013
In December 2013, Gina Mennett Lee was recognized as’s Person of the Week for her work as an advocate of Child Allergy Awareness.