SNA Award Winners

2014 National SNA Award Winners

Heart of the Program Award

Brenda Thompson, Palm Springs Unified School District in California

Louise Sublette Award of Excellence in School Nutrition

Gail Gramling, California

Outstanding Director of the Year Award

Lauren Teng, SNS, Huntington Beach Union High School District in California

2014 Regional SNA Award Winners

Heart of the Program Award
Mideast: MaryPat Robertson, West Virginia
Midwest: Amanda Meteraud, Wisconsin
Northeast: Joann Sylvia, Massachusetts
Northwest: Mary Brown, Washington
Southeast: Cathleen Clark, Tennessee
Southwest: Annette Turner, Oklahoma
West: Brenda Thompson, California

Louise Sublette Award of Excellence in School Nutrition

Mideast: Barbara Gostomski, Maryland
Midwest: Nancy Buettner, Nebraska
Northeast: Erin Perpetua, Connecticut
Northwest: Pixie Ertz, Oregon
Southeast: Amanda Jones, Kentucky
Southwest: Jeanne Hornberger, Colorado
West: Gail Gramling, California

Outstanding Director of the Year Award
Mideast: Gary Childress, SNS, Harford County Public Schools, Maryland
Midwest: Gay Anderson, SNS, Brandon Valley School District 49-2, South Dakota
Northeast: Anne Sheehan, SNS, Glens Falls City School District, New York
Northwest: Cinthia Hiatt-Henry, SNS, McMinnville School District 040, Oregon
Southeast: Beverly Girard, SNS, Sarasota County Schools, Florida
Southwest: Kaye Kabus, SNS , Seaman Unified School District 345, Kansas
West: Lauren Teng, SNS, Huntington Beach Union HSD, California

Previous National Winners

2013 National Heart of the Program Award
Dawn Lehmann, Simpson Elementary in Imperial, Mo.

2013 National Louise Sublette Award of Excellence in School Nutrition
Beth Freeman, Harford County (Md.) Public Schools

2013 National Outstanding Director of the Year Award
Angela Haney, Los Lunas (N.M.) Schools

2012 National Heart of the Program Award
Kathie Sardeson, Lassen View Elementary School, Redding, Calif.

2012 National Louise Sublette Award of Excellence in School Nutrition
Mitzi Marshall, Southern Elementary School, Georgetown, Ky.

2012 National Outstanding Director of the Year Award
Sherri Knutson, SNS, Rochester (Minn.) Public Schools

2011 National Heart of the Program Award
Sheila Garmon, Factory Shoals Elementary, Lithia Springs, Ga.

2011 National Louise Sublette Award of Excellence in School Nutrition
Gara Sanborn, Coastal Ridge Elementary School, York, Maine

2011 National Outstanding Director of the Year Award
Lyman Graham, Roswell Independent School District, Carlsbad Municipal Schools & Dexter Consolidated Schools, N.M.

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