Membership

Our Association has over 3,000 school foodservice professionals working hard to help children by advancing school nutrition programs in our state. Our strength comes from those of you who help students get one or more nutritious meals in school every day. Together, we can make a difference in our communities, our state and our nation. Together we can work towards increased program funding, better regulations, greater acceptance in the education community and a stronger image. We need your help. We’d like you to promote membership in MSNA / SNA to your colleagues and any other interested person.

Here is what Membership offers:

  • Conferences and workshop opportunities
  • Sharing and networking
  • Certification and credentialing program
  • Education and training resources
  • Scholarship programs
  • Professional publications:
    • The state MSNA Thymes newsletter
    • The national School Foodservice & Nutrition magazine
  • Toll-free telephone number to reach association staff

Membership Categories & Dues

Categories Definition State
Dues
National
Dues
Total
Foodservice Employee Individuals working in a single school cafeteria or central kitchen or in a non-managerial capacity at the district level. 15.00 $33.00
$2.00
processing fee
$50.00
Foodservice Manager Individuals managing the school foodservice programs in a single school or central kitchen. 15.00 $35.00
$2.00
processing fee
$52.00
Foodservice Director Individuals administering the foodservice program at the state, county/city, or district level. $50.00 $120.00
$2.00
processing fee
$172.00
Foodservice Educator Individuals working in the college foodservice programs and/or those persons who teach nutrition education at the vocational or collegiate level. $50.00 $120.00
$2.00
processing fee
$172.00
Other
(principals, etc.)
Individuals in the education community not working directly in the school foodservice program who support the Association’s mission and goals. $50.00 $120.00
$2.00
processing fee
$172.00
Retired $15.00 $33.00
$2.00
processing fee
$50.00
Affiliate
Employee/Affiliate Retired
Optional membership category for retired or part time School foodservice/nutrition employees working less than 4 hours per day who choose the option of being non-voting, supporting members. Does not include a subscription to School Foodservice & Nutrition magazine. $15.00 $17.00
$2.00
processing fee
$34.00