• Welcome to The School Nutrition Association of Louisiana
    Welcome to The School Nutrition Association of Louisiana
    An Authority In School Nutrition
    Who Provide High-Quality, Low-Cost Meals To Students Across The State Of Louisiana
  • SNAL Membership Has Its Benefits
    SNAL Member
    SNAL Membership Has Its Benefits
    SNAL membership will provide many benefits to your school district, staff, and most of all to the students you serve every day
  • SNAL Membership Has Its Benefits
    JUNE 9 - 11, 2015
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    2015 SNAL State Conference

Welcome to School Nutrition Association of Louisiana

Recognized as the authority on school nutrition, the School Nutrition Association of Louisiana has been advancing the availability, quality and acceptance of school nutrition programs as an integral part of education since 1954

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SNAL Membership

Being a Member in SNAL / SNA gives you access to exclusive resources & tools that will benefit your career and your school nutrition program via our online portals. Join more than 3,000 state members who provide high-quality, low-cost meals to students across the state of Louisiana.

Member Education

Advance your career in school nutrition, earn CEUs and get a head start on USDA professional standards with SNA’s nationally recognized professional development programs, including SNA’s Certificate in School Nutrition, SNS Credentialing, webinars and much more.

SNAL Resources

Locate resources on topics and trends that will help you improve your school nutrition program. SNAL / SNAL connects you to relevant information and research to help you manage, operate and promote the healthy meals your school nutrition program provides to students.

62ND ANNUAL SNAL 2015 State Conference


The members of the 2015 SNA of Louisiana Conference Committee would like to invite you to join them for three informative, action packed, fun filled days in the State Capital City of Baton Rouge

Pre Conference Sessions

2 Pre-Conference Educational Sessions Are Presented By Representatives From NFSMI

House of Delegates

Come See The School Nutrition Association Delegates In Action

Bowling Tournament

Come Dressed In Your Favorite Costume For One Of The Most Fun Filled Events

Fun Filled Breakout Sessions

Our Breakout Sessions Incluce Wreath Making & Paint & Party

Informative General Sessions

General Sessions Include Mamie McCullough, Jay Dardenne & Kevin Ponce

Night of Entertainment

Kick Up Your Heels With Soul FX At The Night Of Entertainment

Industry Exhibition

THe Industry Exhibition Showcases The Latest Industry Trends & Products

Executive Board Installation Dinner

Installation Of SNAL Officers And Members Of The Executive Board

2015 State Conference Keynote Speakers

Over 3 Action Packed Days & 700+ SNAL Members in attendance.
Kevin Ponce - SNAL Keynote Speaker

Kevin Ponce

/ SNA Southwest Regional Director SNA Inc.

The Board of Education named Kevin Ponce as the district’s new Child Nutrition Services Director of Oklahoma city Public Schools in June 2014. He is active in professional and civic organizations.

He currently served as a member of the National School Nutrition Association Education Committee and recently elected as the Southwest Regional Director. Mr. Ponce also serves on the Family and Consumer Sciences Program Advisory Committee. He’s an active member of the School Nutrition Association of Oklahoma, serving as Past President and serves currently as Membership Chair and Exhibit Chair. He recently served on the CN Editorial Advisory Board.

Jay Dardenne - SNAL Keynote Speaker

Jay Dardenne

/ Lieutenant Governor Louisiana

Jay Dardenne was reelected to a four-year term as Louisiana’s Lieutenant Governor in October 2011. As Lieutenant Governor, he heads the Department of Culture Recreation and Tourism, which includes State Parks, the State Museum System, the State Library, the Arts, the Seafood Promotion and Marketing Board, Volunteer Louisiana and Tourism. Louisiana’s tourism numbers have skyrocketed since he took office in 2010.

In 2014, Lt. Governor Dardenne received the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Louisiana Coalition against Domestic Violence for his work to raise awareness of domestic abuse in Louisiana.

Mamie McCullough - SNAL Keynote Speaker

Mamie McCullough


Mamie McCullough, Ph.D., has been influencing audiences for thirty years. She has overcome poverty and many other adversities, including cancer, to become one of the country's most popular motivational speakers. Mamie has a wide variety of experience in management, sales and recruiting. She believes business improves when people improve and her desire is to help motivate people into action.

Mamie's message is transformational and life-changing! The "I Can" lady worked with Zig Ziglar for 10 years as a speaker and author before forming Mamie McCullough & Associates in 1989. She shares life-changing principles instrumental in providing others with ideas, suggestions and facts on how to "get life together".

Bowling Tournament / Costume Contest

SNAL Bowling Tournament / Costume Contest

Night of Entertainment Featuring Soul FX

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Lee Marvin Adams / Comedian

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Why choose Us

Being a member of SNAL has so many benefits including networking, education, opportunities for professional development, and so much more.Visit the membership page to read about being a SNAL member.

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Our Mission

The School Nutrition Association of Louisiana is a state based, nonprofit professional organization representing more than 3,000 members who provide high-quality, low-cost meals to students across the state of Louisiana.

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What you get

SNAL Conference Committee puts on a great program each year that is designed specifically for the SNAL members. This 3 day program is filled with professional development, networking opportunities with vendors and fellow professionals, exhibits, and most of all fun!

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What Our Members Say?

By participating on the Board and attending the many conferences and meetings, I was provided opportunities to spread my wings and take on challenges that I otherwise would not have tried.Are you ready to SOAR?

Jo Lynne Correro Ouachita Parish School System
The association does an outstanding job informing members of new and upcoming issues that affect Child Nutrition programs in the country and in state of Louisiana.
Joni J. Blum St. Bernard Parish School Board
I have sampled new food items, seen new equipment and networked with managers, technicians and directors from throughout our state at our fun-filled conferences.
Pat H. Farris, Supervisor St. Tammany Parish
Being a member has afforded me the opportunity to grow professionally and to network with other colleagues across the state and country.
Rosie Jackson Orleans Parish Public Schools

My SNAL membership provides numerous opportunities to grow in my profession and meet lots of wonderful nutrition professional across the state of Louisiana.

Teresa Brown, MS, RD, LDN St. Charles Parish Public Schools

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