Experience the Power of ANC Pre-Conference Workshops


Planning to attend SNA’s 2019 Annual National Conference (ANC) in St. Louis, Mo.? Get a jump start on learning by attending one of the following pre-conference workshops on Saturday, July 13 which offer something for everyone:

  • anc2019-plan-your-itineraryEspecially for managers—build essential leadership skills that are the hallmark of successful managers with a full or half day of training. In “Supervisory Skill Development,” a full-day workshop, you’ll discover your inner leader. Understand your communication style, how to effectively organize your workload and delegate tasks, and handle conflict management.

    In “Money Management,” a highly interactive half-day workshop, learn site-level cost-control strategies to help maintain a financially solvent school meals program and take part in small group discussions on how to understand financial data and implement positive change.

  • Especially for employees—learn exactly who your “customers” are, how to create “Customer Delight” and other tactics to keep kids (and adults) coming back for more in the afternoon 2-hour express session “Simple Solutions for Effective Communication & Customer Delight” with Bart Christian, one of ANC’s most popular speakers.

  • anc2019-pre-con-sliderEspecially for directors—The morning 2-hour express session "Train-the-Trainer on Financial Management & KPIs” is a unique opportunity to participate live with the directors who piloted SNA’s new “Dollars & Cents” online video tutorial training series on financial Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) and includes access to all 5 online modules and training materials.

Whether you’re an employee, manager or director, all will find the half-day workshop, “Community Activity: Helping Heal Childhood Hunger in Missouri,” of interest! Experience a one-of-a-kind opportunity to visit Operation Food Search (OFS), a non-profit organization dedicated to ending childhood hunger and family food insecurity in the St. Louis region and Missouri. Visit

OFS-Logo-Stacked.jpgOFS’s food distribution and nutrition education center, participate in a community service activity, join in a hands-on school food cooking demo, and check out their food trucks!

Space for pre-conference workshops is limited, so don’t miss out! Register today, and remember, early bird discounts expire on May 31!

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