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56th Annual State Conference 2013

On April 2, 2013, in Conference, Events, General News, by Paula Wagner

“Transform School Nutrition”

Sunday June 23, 2013

12:00– 5:00 Registrations

1 -5:00    Inventory Management and Tracking put on by NFSMI

12:30-5:00    Serve Safe       Carol Larvick and Ann Fenton

6:30 – 9:00      President’s Reception sponsored by Cash-Wa Distributing Company off site


MONDAY JUNE 24, 2013

7:00 – 5:00          Registration

8:00 – 5:00          Ways & Means (closed during sessions)

7:00 – 8:30          Executive Board Meeting, Judy Poehlman NSNA President

7:30 – 11:00        Serve Safe continued

8:00-11:00      Practical Skills for Preparing Quality Meals—a 5 Step Process.  By NFSMI

10:00 – 11:30         House of Delegates   All members are welcome and encouraged to attend

11:45 – 1:00           Opening Session

*Flag Presentation  Boy Scouts

*Thought for the day –      NSNA Vice –President  Mary Finnegan


*Welcome to South Sioux

*Welcome to State Conference and Introductions- Judy Poehlman NSNA President

*Introduction of Candidates –Dondi Kilgore, NSNA Nominating Chair


1:00 – 2:00         First General Session –  How to Have More fun, less Stress and make time fly at work

Jeff Joiner will provide a dynamic, effective, humorous training.  Several of the Nebraska group heard him in Denver and highly recommended him.

Break –  

2:15 – 3:15         Second General Session –  Dr. John Skretta Superintendent of Norris Public Schools in Firth NE will be speaking on the link between nutrition and physical activity with academic achievement called the learning Connection  Sponsored by Midwest Dairy

Midwest Dairy Dayle Hayes3:30 – 4:30       Educational Sessions

*1.  Jeff Joiner

*2.  Midwest Dairy Council, Hunger-Free Heartland and Department of Education, Team Nutrition: A panel of administrators from Nebraska Schools that have implemented alternative breakfast programs discussing how to approach and gain support from administration for alternative breakfast program.

4:40-5:50 Educational Sessions

  1.  Jeff Joiner
  2. HUSSC/Future to Play 60 Partnership Midwest Dairy Council, Hunger-Free Heartland and Department of Education, Team Nutrition:  A hands on working session- Arming yourself with the right tools to increase school breakfast participation

 6:30        Social – Cash Bar

7 – 8:00        Dinner

 *1st timers will be the guests of Past Presidents at dinner

We will also have a fun night kitchen lip sink.  Get your act together with your District, school or INTENT group.  Please RSVP for this event, if we have a sink full we will schedule you through the 3 days. Sign up with  Judy Poehlman

After dinner come ready to line dance the  night away.


Tuesday June 25, 2012

7:00 – 5:00         Registration

7:00 – 5:00         Ways & Means (closed during sessions)

7:00 – 8:00        Breakfast for all Attendees

8:00 – 9:00         Third General Session – _Paul  Marsolek  “Improving your Life through a single and simple tool”

9:15 -10:15        Fourth General Session  Bev Benes -What’s New in the School Lunch Program?

10:30 – 3:00        Vendor Food Show

10:30 – 12:30     Districts 3,4,5,6 & 8, Vendor Food Show

10:30 – 11:30      Educational Sessions

  1.    The New Administrative Review by Department of Education

   2.     DHHS Food Distribution Program/USDA Foods,

  3.    Gay Anderson


11:40 – 12:40      Educational Session

1.   Paul  Marsolek “Want to be great? No problem,just do’t in”

  1. 2.   Troy Huffman, Health Department


 3.  Lt. Ed Mahon South Sioux Police Department   “Is your kitchen safe”

12:45- 3:00     Districts 1&2, Vendor Food Show


12:45 – 1:45    Educational Sessions

*1.    The New Administrative Review by Department of Education

   2.    DHHS Food Distribution Program/USDA Foods   Jason Pritchard

   3. Gay Anderson  “What can SNA do for me?


2:00 – 3:00      Educational Sessions

*1.    _Paul Marsolek “Real steps for making better decisions in work and life”


*2.   Troy Huffman, Health Department,

   3.  Gay Anderson “What can SNA do for ME?

3:30 – 4:30 District Meetings


4:45-5:15   Let’s move It a time for an organized wiggle

6:00 – 6:30       Social – Cash Bar

6:30 – 9:00       Dinner/Banquet – Awards and Installation of Officers/Gay Anderson SNA   Music by a local Siouxland group

Banquet Attire: Semi-formal is preferred. It’s a time for celebrating the successes of the past year. It is your time to shine. Please no jeans, “t” shirts or shorts.  Thank you….




7:00 – 11:45      Ways & Means (closed during sessions)

7:30 – 8:30        Breakfast for all Attendees – sponsored by The Thompson Company and Braunger Foodservice.

8:30 – 9:30         Fifth General Session  Breakfast New Meal Pattern..Shawn Vondrack and others from Department of Education


9:45 – 10:45       Educational Sessions

*1.     Dept. Education  Time to ask questions

*2.     Beef Council

*3.      Thompson Company


11:00 – 12:00        Educational Sessions

*1.     Dept of Education  Time to ask questions

*2.     Beef  Council

*3.     Thompson Company

 12:15                     Lunch/ Closing Session

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