State Agency State agencies are integral partners in the success of school-based nutrition programs. The State agencies serve as the administrators and lead authority of the school nutrition programs at the state level. These individuals are employed by the Department of Education or Department of Agriculture. For more information on the activities of your State agency or to learn more about a particular State agency, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Food and Nutrition Service (FNS) has a list of State agencies available on its website. USDA/State Agency Training Workshop December 8-11, 2014 Arlington, Virginia This meeting was invitation only. You must be an employee affiliated with the State Department of Agriculture, State Department of Education or the U.S. Department of Agriculture to view the summary materials. For questions related to your status or to access materials from the workshop, please contact Jennifer Marascalco at firstname.lastname@example.org.