Dr. Katie Wilson Appointed New Deputy Under Secretary at FNS


On March 17, the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced that Dr. Katie Wilson, SNS, will be the new Deputy Under Secretary for Food, Nutrition, and Consumer Services starting on May 1, replacing Dr. Janey Thornton, SNS, who retired late last year. Dr. Wilson is currently the Executive Director of the National Food Service Management Institute (NFSMI) and served as SNA President in 2008-09. She also served as Food Service Director in Wisconsin for many years.

“We at SNA extend our congratulations to Katie. We look forward to working with her as we implement Professional Standards and move forward with Child Nutrition Reauthorization,” said SNA President Julia Bauscher, SNS.

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