SNS Credentialing Exam: Earn SNA's School Nutrition Specialist (SNS) Credential

Earn SNA's School Nutrition Specialist (SNS) Credential

Ready to earn your School Nutrition Specialist (SNS) Credential? Take the exam at #SNIC2020. Registration, approval and payment must be made in advance and cannot be done on site. Visit to register or email

Member Fee: $225; Non-member Fee: $325
Registration deadline: Friday, January 3
Exam date: Saturday, January 11

SNIC 2019 Welcome Event

Welcome Reception at the Renaissance Indian Wells Resort

Kick off the conference and “party with a purpose” on Saturday evening, January 11! Enjoy gorgeous views of the famed Coachella Valley while networking with friends and colleagues and enjoying fabulous food and drink.

SNA Party With A Purpose at SNIC

Party With A Purpose at SNIC

Donate to the School Nutrition Foundation (SNF) during the Welcome Reception. Your donation supports scholarships and professional development opportunities for colleagues who would otherwise not be able to take advantage of SNA conferences and training courses. One lucky SNIC Welcome Reception attendee will win an autographed guitar from #ANC19 headliner Andy Grammer!

Networking Lunch

On Sunday, January 12, catch up with old friends, meet new colleagues, reconnect with industry partners and network while enjoying a delicious lunch at the Renaissance Indian Wells.

SNIC Steps and Wellness Walk

Steps Wellness Walk

SNIC is always an exciting and jam-packed few days of learning, networking and connecting. It might be hard to find time to exercise, so be sure not to miss the STEPS Wellness Event on Sunday, January 12, featuring an invigorating walk. Attendees to meet in hotel front lobby at 4:50 pm.
Sponsored by: Jennie-O Turkey Store

Networking Lunch & Tabletop Showcase

On Monday, January 13, enjoy a delicious buffet lunch, network and make sure to visit all the tabletop displays placed around the room. Your industry partners are here to show you a variety of products, services and the latest technology available to help you take your school nutrition program to the next level.

2018 FAME Awards at SNIC 2018

2020 FAME Awards & Dinner

Sponsored by Basic American Foods
The stars of school nutrition will shine at the Foodservice Achievement Management Excellence (FAME) Awards, where operators and industry will come together to honor these outstanding leaders in the school nutrition profession for their innovation and service. The reception begins at 6:30 pm on Sunday, January 12, followed by dinner and the awards ceremony. Visit to nominate a colleague or obtain tickets. (Limited tickets available.)

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