For the Media

Media Contact:

Diane Pratt-Heavner,
Director of Media Relations
Phone: (301) 686-3100, ext. 124
Fax: (301) 686-3115

The School Nutrition Association (SNA) is a national non-profit professional organization representing 55,000 members who plan, prepare and serve healthy school meals. SNA members are the nation’s foremost experts on school nutrition.

SNA can assist journalists by providing background information, including insight on national school meal trends, and setting up interviews with SNA members who work in school meal programs across the country. 

To read recent SNA press releases, click here.

SNA advocates on behalf of school nutrition professionals and their programs. Click here to read SNA’s current PositionPaper.

To learn more, visit  About School Meals. The  What We Do section provides details on school nutrition standards, statistics and trends.

Members of the media wishing to cover SNA's meetings should read our 2016 Press Registration Policies (pdf).

Social Media Links:

Follow SNA on Twitter @schoollunch

See school nutrition success stories and more on SNA’s Tray Talk blog,, and SNA’s Facebook page for parents:

Download and view school meal photos at and

SNA’s Facebook page for school nutrition professionals can be found at

Contact Us

120 Waterfront Street, Suite 300
National Harbor, MD 20745  

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

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