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2023 Professional
Growth Conference
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Keynote Speaker

Saturday Feb 25, 2023

JoAnne Robinett

MSA, SNS, Director, America’s Meal.
Conference Keynote Speaker

Our conference speaker is nationally recognized as a forward-thinking leader, engaging presenter, informed trainer, and certified Life Coach. JoAnne Robinett, SNS, holds a master’s degree in administration and is SNA credentialed as a School Nutrition Specialist. An in-demand presenter, she frequently keynotes district trainings, and state and national conferences. JoAnne has been quoted in USA Today, Parenting Magazine, and The Boston Globe. Her articles have been featured in many state association publications and in School Nutrition, SNA’s flagship publication.


After 35+ years she is still actively involved, currently serving as the chair of the Board of Directors for the School Nutrition Foundation. She is the administrator for the Facebook group “School Nutrition Professionals” with over 8,600 members. About 15 years ago she started her own business, America’s Meal, to deliver training and inspiration to schools, associations, and businesses in this field. She has found success in this “encore” career – accepting about 50 training, speaking, or consulting assignments annually since retiring as the Director of School Nutrition at Beavercreek Schools in Ohio in 2010.

Register for 2024 SNAAZ
School Nutrition Industry Conference

We are excited to announce the 29th Annual School Nutrition Industry Conference which will be held February 23-24, 2024, in Flagstaff, Arizona at the beautiful Little America Resort and Conference Center. You won’t want to miss this event as we discover the importance of this year’s theme, “Evolving Together”. We are excited to have our keynote presenter the incredible Kristen Brown who you can learn about below. And you will have a chance to reconnect with all your old friends while you gather some great educational CEU’s and also get the opportunity to find out about all the new items our industry partners have to offer to help you in your child nutrition program.

We are a state affiliate to the School Nutrition Association (SNA), which represents over 55,000 individuals who have made a commitment to child nutrition.

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