Board of Directors

Listed below is the current Board of Directors for the School Nutrition Association.


Leah Schmidt, SNS
Hickman Mills C-1 School District
Kansas City, MO


Julia Bauscher, SNS
Jefferson County School District
Louisville, KY

Vice President

Jean Ronnei, SNS
St. Paul Public Schools
St. Paul, MN


Melanie Konarik, SNS
Spring Independent School District
Houston, TX

Regional Directors

Mideast Regional Director

Sara Gasiorowski, SNS
Metropolitan School District of Wayne Township
Indianapolis, IN

Midwest Regional Director

Micheline Piekarski, SNS
Oak Park and River Forest High School District 200
Oak Park, IL

Northeast Regional Director

Cheryl Goffus, SNS
New Jersey Department of Agriculture
Trenton, NJ

Northwest Regional Director

Linda Aljets
Woodburn School District #103
Woodburn, OR

Southeast Regional Director

Jonathan Dickl, MBA, SNS
Knox County Schools
Knoxville, TN

Southwest Regional Director

Jill Vincent, SNS
Emporia Unified School District #253
Emporia, KS

West Regional Director

Lynnelle Grumbles, SNS
Visalia Unified School District
Visalia, CA

Committee Chairs

Education Committee

Gay Anderson, SNS
Brandon Valley School District
Brandon, SD

Member Services Committee

Sheila Parisien, SNS
Manchester Essex Regional School District
Manchester, MA

Nutrition Committee

Becky Domokos-Bays, PhD, SNS
Alexandria City Public Schools
Alexandria, VA

Public Policy & Legislation Committee

Wendy Weyer, SNS
Seattle School District
Seattle, WA

Research Committee

Jill Kidd, SNS
Pueblo School District 60
Pueblo, CO

Other Representatives

School Nutrition Employee/Manager Representative

Nancy Thatcher
Carlsbad Municipal Schools
Carlsbad, NM

State Agency Representative

Lynn Harvey, SNS
North Carolina Department of Public Instruction
Raleigh, NC

Industry Representative

Gary Vonck

Gary Vonck
KeyImpact Sales & Systems
Naperville, IL


Chief Executive Officer

Patricia Montague, CAE
School Nutrition Association
National Harbor, MD

Contact Us

120 Waterfront Street, Suite 300
National Harbor, MD 20745

Tel (301) 686-3100
Fax (301) 686-3115

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