All SNA 2015 Award Winners Announced!


In honor of School Nutrition Employee Week, SNA is recognizing the school nutrition professionals who have gone above and beyond this school year to serve nutritious meals to children across the country by announcing all of the SNA award winners, including the state, regional, and national winners for the SNA Employee of the Year, Manager of the Year, and Director of the Year awards.

Congratulations again to our national award winners: Ann Roberson of Pierce County High School in Georgia who is the 2015 national winner of the Employee of the Year Award; Lizabeth Randall, SNS, of Wayzata Public Schools in Minnesota who is the 2015 national winner of the Manager of the Year Award; and Leah Schmidt, SNS, of Hickman Mills C-1 School District in Missouri who is the 2015 national winner of the Director of the Year Award!

Below is a list of all state and regional winners. Regional winners are italicized and bolded. All state, regional, and national SNA award winners will be recognized at the Red Carpet Awards Ceremony at SNA’s Annual National Conference in Salt Lake City on Sunday, July 12, 2015 from 10:00 am-11:30 am. Please join us to recognize these amazing individuals. Congratulations and thank you to all of our fantastic winners!

Employee of the Year Award

Joanne Johnson, Delaware
Rachael Ziegler, Maryland
Heather Human, Ohio
Jennie Lynn Czerwinski, West Virginia

Mari Peters, Minnesota
Debbie Griffey, Missouri
Ann Schiedel, South Dakota
Audrey Welch, Wisconsin

Bonnie DiPasquale, Massachusetts
Harriett Brunelle, New Hampshire

Margaret Carroll, Florida
Ann Roberson, Georgia
Kathy Lauer, Kentucky
Juanita Heath, North Carolina
Anita Bultemeier, South Carolina
Patty Cable, Tennessee
Carolyn Brown, Virginia

Kathy Brown, Arkansas
Angie Wolf, Kansas
Karen Williams, Louisiana

Jared Andresen, California
Colleen Dietz, Utah

Manager of the Year Award

Joann Joseph, Delaware
Earliene Klapka, Maryland
Kellie Eick, Ohio
Missy Francis, West Virginia

Gail Weglarz, Illinois
Lizabeth Randall, Minnesota
Teresa Hays, Missouri

Kathrine Madison, Connecticut
Nancy McAdam, Maine
Donna Landry, Massachusetts
Linda Northrup, New York
Carolann Begley, Pennsylvania

Karin Nichols, Oregon
Kim Klapel, Washington

Katrina Sanders, Alabama
Tina Russell, Florida
Regina Williamson, Georgia
Michelle Begley, Kentucky
Kathy Coble, North Carolina
Barbara Watts, South Carolina
Julia Perkins, Tennessee
Elizabeth Ritchie, Virginia

Daniel Lukasavitz, Colorado
Karlin Price, Kansas
Kim Crutchfield, Louisiana

Luz Orta, Arizona
Cristine Holmer, California
Shelley Montgomery, New Mexico
Peggy Leavitt, Utah

Director of the Year Award

Lori Shofroth, Indiana
Mary Kurkowski, Michigan
Susan Whitaker, Ohio

Susan Knight, Iowa
Bernice Reinke, Minnesota
Leah Schmidt, SNS, Missouri
Janet Loeffelholz, Wisconsin

Susan Maffe, RD, SNS, Connecticut
Charles Butler, SNS, Maine
Wendy McCaul, SNS, Massachusetts
Colleen Green , New Jersey
Craig Orvis, SNS, New York
Jillian Meloy, Pennsylvania

Kelley Wassermann, Alabama
Ida Daniels, Florida
Rhonda Cooper, SNS, Georgia
Linda Campbell, Kentucky
Leann Seelman, North Carolina
Sally Nicholson, South Carolina
Janet Clarkson, SNS, Tennessee
Catherine Alexander, SNS, Virginia

Mona Martinez-Brosh, Colorado
Susanna Thyer, SNS, Kansas
Rosie Jackson, Louisiana
Shelly Copeland, SNS, Texas

Patti Bilbrey, Arizona
Jenilee McComb, Utah

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