Governing Council Open Positions


Calling all SNS Credentialed SNA members!
The SNA Certificate and Credentialing Governing Council (Governing Council) is recruiting qualified candidates to serve on the Governing Council and help shape the future of SNA’s Certificate and Credentialing programs. This is a unique opportunity to be actively involved in the direction of these important programs for SNA members.

The Governing Council is an autonomous arm of SNA and is independent in all decision making regarding the Certificate and Credentialing programs such as establishment of the policies and procedures; eligibility standards; the development, administration and scoring of the national credentialing examination; operational processes; and selection of its officers and consultants.

The following Governing Council positions are currently open for nomination or self-nomination. Terms are from August 1-July 31.

  • 2 School Nutrition Practitioners (3-year term): All levels of school nutrition practitioners who are SNS Credentialed are encouraged to apply for the school nutrition practitioner position(s). The position it is not restricted to school nutrition directors only. SNA members representing small, medium and large districts are encouraged to apply.
  • 1 State Agency Educator (3-year term)
  • 1 School Administration Official (3-year term)
  • 1 Chair (2-year term)

Additionally, one newly credentialed individual who earned the SNS in the past 2 years will be appointed by the Governing Council to a two-year term.

Please review the Call for Nominations information to review position descriptions and the nominations process. Please fill out the nomination form to apply for a position or nominate someone.

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