2021 SNA Award Winners

EMPLOYEE OF THE YEAR

THE NATIONAL WINNER IS CHRISTINE EDELSTEIN-DODDS FROM MASSACHUSETTS

Mideast Region
Marcia Rosa, Maryland 

Midwest Region
Debra Root, Minnesota  
Roseanne Curliss, Missouri
Kendra Maiers, Wisconsin

Northeast Region
Joan Landry, New Hampshire 
Christine Edelstein-Dodds, Massachusetts


Southeast Region
Carmen Swafford, Florida 
Christian Williams, Virginia 
Bridget Green, Virginia
Jennifer Graham, Georgia  
Kathy Nailor, Alabama 

West Region
Anna King, Utah


MANAGER OF THE YEAR

THE NATIONAL WINNER IS AMBER OTT-UNDERDOWN FROM PENNSYLVANIA

Mideast Region
Tina Callahan, Indiana 
Holly Haggerty, Maryland
Kim Donato, Illinois

Midwest Region
Christa Anderson, Iowa
Wendy Andrews, Minnesota
Janet Grube, Missouri
Cheryl Withers, Nebraska
Allison Grabow, North Dakota
Connie Giesfeldt, Wisconsin

Northeast Region
Naugatuck Public Schools
York School District
Pittsburgh Public Schools
State College Area School District
Burlington School District

Southeast Region
Carol Givens, Alabama
Starr Grimes, Florida
Wanda Keene, Georgia
Carol Kennedy, North Carolina
Brenda Choice, South Carolina
Patricia Williams, Virginia

West Region
Karen Stanier, California
Sonia Medina, New Mexico 
Kamie Boren, Utah


DIRECTOR OF THE YEAR

THE NATIONAL WINNER IS ANNA APOIAN, MPA, RD, SNS FROM CALIFORNIA

Mideast Region
Betsey Willard, RDN
Kelly Minnick, SNS
School District
Franklin Township Community School Corp
ESC of the Western Reserve 
State
Indiana
Ohio 
Midwest Region

Stacey Koppen, MS, RD, SNS
Lori Danella, MSML, SNS


Saint Paul Public Schools
Lees Summit R7 School District


Minnesota
Missouri
Northeast Region
Kate Murphy
Whitney Thornton
Curtistine Walker, M.Ed.
Megan Schaper, SNS
Heather Torrey, MS, RD, SNS
Naugatuck Public Schools
York School District
Pittsburgh Public Schools
State College Area School District
Burlington School District
Connecticut
Maine
Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania
Vermont
Southeast Region
Melinda Bonner, MBA, RD, SNS
Debra Morris
Scott Anderson
Ashley Harris, MS, RD, SNS
Alison Francis, SNS
Hoover City Schools
Jackson County Schools
Madison County Schools
Jackson County School District
Haywood County 
Alabama
Georgia
Kentucky
Mississippi
North Carolina 
Southwest Region
Katie Cossette, RDN, SNS 
Nadine Mann, PhD, RD, LDN
Englewood School System  
East Baton Rouge Parish School System

Colorado 
Louisiana 
West Region
Anna Apoian, MPA, RD, SNS

Sandra Kemp, SNS
Ken Crawford
Norwalk-La Mirada Unified School District
Albuquerque Public Schools
Ogden School District
California
New Mexico
Utah

INDUSTRY MEMBER OF THE YEAR

THE NATIONAL WINNER IS WANDA MCDOWELL, FROM SUPER BAKERY, INC.

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