Ruth Jonen

Ruth Jonen

PRESIDENT (05-06): Ruth Jonen
JOB TITLE:
Director of Food Service
HOST ORGANIZATION: Township High School District 211, Palatine, IL
CAREER HIGHLIGHTS: I have been employed in school-based nutrition programs since 1978. My first two years were spent working for a foodservice management company; I have been Director of Food Service for District 211 since 1980.
EDUCATION: B.S. in Nutrition and Dietetics from the University of Wisconsin/Stout
MOST CHALLENGING ASPECT OF MY JOB: Providing top quality food and service to students and staff while meeting the Dietary Guidelines for Americans and creating positive financials for our operation.

SNA AT A GLANCE
MISSION: "To advance good nutrition for all children"
MEMBERS:
55,000
HEADQUARTERS: School Nutrition Assn.
700 S. Washington, Ste. 300
Alexandria, VA 22314
PHONE: (703) 739-3900
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR: Barbara Belmont
WEB SITE: www.schoolnutrition.org [4]