The 2023 SNA Election will take place from February 15-28, 2023. The elected candidates for the positions on the Board of Directors and the Industry Advisory Council will be installed in July 2023 at ANC. The elected candidates for positions on the Leadership Development Committee begin their terms on March 1, 2023, to coincide with the annual nominations and election calendar.

Click on each candidate’s name to see their biographies.

Candidates for the five open positions on the Board of Directors:

Vice President

Paula De Lucca, MS, SNS – Wake County Public School System, Raleigh, NC

Stephanie Dillard, MS, SNS – Enterprise City Schools, Enterprise, AL


Daniel Ellnor, SNS – Jefferson County Public Schools, Louisville, KY

Jessica Gould, SNS – Littleton School District 6, Littleton, CO

Keba Laird, MBA, RDN, SNS – Clinton Public School District, Clinton, MS

Susan Maffe, MS, RD, SNS – Meriden Public Schools, Meriden, CT

Mark Oswalt, MS, RDN – Mead School District, Mead, WA

Jessica Peña – Red Wing Public Schools, Red Wing, MN

Nichole Taylor – Chichester School District, Upper Chichester, PA

Aaron Wylie – Eagle Mountain-Saginaw Independent School District, Fort Worth, TX

Candidates for the Industry Advisory Council:

Industry Advisory Council Chair

Jack Crawford – Gold Creek Foods

Wanda McDowell – Super Bakery, Inc.

Candidates for the three open positions on the Leadership Development Committee:

Northeast Regional Representative

No candidates*

Mountain Plains Regional Representative

Monica Deines-Henderson, MBA, SNS, El Paso County School District 49, Peyton, CO

Southwest Regional Representative

Sharon Glosson, MS, RDN, LD, SNS, North East Independent School District, San Antonio, TX

Krista Hamilton-Neal, MS, RD, LD, SNS, Stillwater Public Schools, Stillwater, OK

*If there is no eligible candidate for a region position on the Leadership Development Committee, the position shall be converted to an at large position for the term, and the President-elect shall make the appointment with the approval of the Board.

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