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2021 SNA Election Ballot Announced

2021 SNA Election Ballot Announcement


2021 SNA ElectionsThe SNA Leadership Development Committee held the 2020 Virtual Selection Meeting last week to review nominations for positions on the SNA Board of Directors, the Leadership Development Committee, and the Industry Advisory Council. After reviewing the biographical information on each candidate, as well as supporting documents such as the candidate’s goals and the recommendations submitted by colleagues on leadership experience and competencies, the Committee selected a slate for the 2021 election.

SNA is pleased to announce the 2021 election ballot.

Board of Directors

Vice President

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

Chris Derico, SNS—Harrison County Schools, Clarksburg, WV

Southeast Regional Director

Ashley Powell, SNS—Auburn City Schools, Auburn, AL

Ken Yant—Gwinnett County Public Schools, Suwanee, GA

West Regional Director

Erin Bronner, SNS—Creighton School District, Phoenix, AZ

Stephanie Bruce, MBA—Palm Springs Unified School District, Palm Springs, CA

At Large Director

Chris Burkhardt, SNS—Cleveland Metropolitan School District, Cleveland, OH

Lisa Johnson, MS, RD, SNS—Highline Public Schools, Burien, WA

Leadership Development Committee

Northeast Regional Representative

Tonya McGill, Ed.D.—Newark Board of Education, Newark, NJ

Northwest Regional Representative

Linda Martin—Uinta County School District 1, Evanston, WY

Lisa Ward—West Jefferson School District 253, Terreton, ID

Southwest Region Representative

Teresa Brown, MS, RD, LDN, SNS—Saint Charles Parish School Board, Luling, LA

Chris Kamradt, SNS—Spring Branch Independent School District, Houston, TX

Industry Advisory Council

Industry Advisory Council Chair

Quentin Layne—Basic American Foods, McKinney, TX

Nicole Nicoloff—Greenleaf Foods, Grand Rapids, MI

Biographies of candidates selected for the ballot will be available to view online in early January 2021. The election will be held February 15-28, 2021.

The elected candidates for the positions on the Board of Directors will be installed in July 2021 at ANC. The elected candidates for positions on the Leadership Development Committee begin their terms on March 1, 2021 to coincide with the annual nominations and election calendar.

Congratulations and good luck to all the ballot candidates!

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