MSNA 2021 Nutrition Series

Join MSNA in our first-ever 2021 NUTRITION SERIES - an educational, virtual training opportunity for members to earn CEU credit and learn from peers who are experts in topics like kitchen safety, cooking skills, menu building and much more! Choose from 10 one-hour webinars offered each week from February 3 to April 7!

Benefits to Participating in 2021 Nutrition Series:

  • Earn credit toward your Continuing Education Unit (CEU)
  • Choose from 10 interesting virtual webinar courses
  • Open registration until day before webinar
  • $10 per course - which would typically cost $25 per course
  • Minnesota centric content from MSNA members
  • One-hour virtual sessions from your home or office
  • Presenters are MSNA Industry and School members 
  • Topics include menu building, mental health training, growing Farm-to-School programs, knife skills and much more!

SNA Election 2021 - SNA Board of Directors Announced!

Over 2,100 SNA members voted in the 2021 election! Thank you for joining us to select the future leaders of SNA! View the map to see the voting participation for your state.

To view biographical information for each candidate, click on their name below or you can view information for all the candidates here, including video interviews of the 2021 Vice President candidates Monica Deines-Henderson, MBA, SNS and Chris Derico, SNS.

Vice President
Chris Derico, SNS
Harrison County Schools
West Virginia 

Southeast Regional Director
Ashley Powell, RDN, PhD, SNS
Auburn City Schools

West Regional Director
Erin Bronner, RD, SNS
Creighton School District

At-Large Director
Chris Burkhardt, SNS
Cleveland Metropolitan School District

SNA Leadership Development Committee 

Northeast Regional Representative
Tonya McGill, Ed.D.
Newark Board of Education
New Jersey 

Northwest Regional Representative
Lisa Ward
West Jefferson School District 253

Southwest Regional Representative
Teresa Brown, MS, RD, LDN, SNS
Saint Charles Parish School Board

SNA Industry Advisory Council 

Industry Advisory Council Chair
Nicole Nicoloff
Greenleaf Foods