2015 Annual Conferece
Call for Presenter Proposals!!

The Missouri School Nutrition Association (MSNA)
is accepting proposals for educational sessions
at the 2015 annual conference,
November 13-15
at the Hilton Branson Convention Center
Branson, MO

Session Information

MSNA is seeking proposals that address one of the
School Nutrition Association’s four Key Areas of Excellence
in School Nutrition Programs,
including Operations, Nutrition,
Administration and Communications and Marketing.
Refer to attached .pdf listing here of key area topics.

In order to ensure attendees’ educational needs are met,
the conference planning committee will review
each proposal to determine if the content
aligns with members educational needs.
Education sessions may be planned for
1 or 2 hour timeslots on a specific topic
and will take place on Friday or Saturday
during the conference.
Speakers are highly encouraged to repeat
the educational session if enough time slots are available.

MSNA adopts the national School Nutrition Association
policy on marketing of industry products or services:

“Commercials/proprietary information for particular products,
services, vendors, promotion of an exhibit booth,
and food samples/food tastings ARE NOT PERMITTED
in the Call for Proposal, the PowerPoint presentation
and during the preconference and educational sessions.
For PowerPoint presentations,
company logos are only allowed on the opening and final slides.
Any use of proprietary information should have
an educational value and be provided free of charge.”

For a copy of the submission form, click HERE!!
If you have additional questions,
contact the 2015 Conference Chair
Dawn Matthews at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it


2015 St. Louis School Food
Nutrition Directors Association
Thursday, April 9, 2015
For More Information
Click HERE!!



Jackson County Chapter
Meeting Schedule & Agendas


April 14, 2015, Blue Springs

Installation of Officers,  donation-food

"Being a Professional"

Professional Standards

Wellness Policy


SNAC Bites
SNA highlights new programs and provide
topics of interest for members.
For the December Edition, click HERE!!



Lots of information will be coming to you
in various formats the next several months.
Please make sure your SNA/MSNA contact
information is accurate.
Go to

and click on red login to My Account button,
enter your username
and password, click on Member Services
to view a summary of your SNA record, edit
your contact information and more!
If you don't have a user name and password,
click on First Time Log In? link on the SNA
Home Page (you will need your membership
number to set up your username and password).
If you have forgotten your username and/or
password, you will need to contact the
SNA Service Center at 1-800-877-8822 or
email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it


Missouri School Nutrition Association
2100 I-70 Drive Southwest
Columbia, Mo 65203
Telephone: (573) 445-0929 or Toll Free: 1-888-276-4307
Fax: (573) 446-8589
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Upcoming Events

MSNA Board Meeting
Monday, January 19, 2015
Location: TBD

MSNA Legislative Day
Tuesday, January 20, 2015
10:30am Assemble and
Discuss Packet Information
Governor's Office Bldg., Rm. 315
200 Madison St., Jefferson City, MO
11:30am "Learn & Go" Lunch
Guest Speakers - Ronda McCullick, PP&L Committee
Leah Schmidt & Terri Ferguson,
MoSNA Legislative Co-Chairs
12:30pm Short walk to state capitol to
distribute information
2:30pm Feedback from visits &
program wrap up