SNEB Affiliate - Kansas Nutrition Council

 

Mission …

To provide structure and leadership for linking Kansas professionals in nutrition and related fields.

Goals …

  • Stimulate interest in and furnish resources for nutrition issues in Kansas .
  • Communicate, network and provide mutual support among nutrition educators.
  • Provide continuing education and opportunities for professional growth for members and peers.

Membership Benefits …

Opportunities to network with professionals and consumers interested in nutrition across the state.  Your membership helps the Kansas Nutrition Council make the annual nutrition conference possible.

KNC membership directory

KNC offers mini grants to provide Kansas Nutrition Council members representing an organization or group with a source of funding to assist with a nutrition-related educational opportunity.


To Join KNC

Download the Membership form.  Send your completed form and $20.00 to Karen Matson at the address included at the top of the Membership form.  For questions, please contact Karen Matson at kmatson@ksu.edu  or 785-889-4362.

 

Spring Conference ...

Save the Date

April 9, 2015

Holiday Inn

Lawrence, Kansas
More information to come

Kansas Nutrition Council Mini-grant
Purpose:
To provide Kansas Nutrition Council members representing an organization or group with a source of funding to assist with a nutrition-related educational opportunity.

Download the application for the Kansas Nutrition Council mini-grant


Scholarship Opportunities ...

Apply for the $1,000 Kansas Nutrition Council Scholarship and the $500 Dietary Manager Student Educational Scholarship. Deadline for applications is January 1, 2015. Download the application package

 

2014-2015 KNC Board Key Contacts

Kelly Chanay, MEd, RD, LD, CDE, Assistant Director, Child Nutrition
and Wellness
kchanay@ksde.org President
Connie Detweiler, Med, CHES, Family Nutrition Program, K-State Research and Extension cdetweil@ksu.edu President-Elect
Susie Bilderback, Family Nutrition Program, K-State Research and Extension   President-Elect-Elect
Karen Matson, RD, LD, Family Nutrition Program, K-State Research and Extension   Treasurer
Kristi Leonard, RD, LD, Production Dietitian, Kansas State University Housing and Dining Services   Secretary
Nichole Burnett, MS, RD, LD, Nutrition Coordinator, Olathe Public Schools nburnettfpc@olatheschools.org Awards and Scholarship
Valerie Donelan, RD, LD, Production Dietitian, Kansas State University Housing and Dining Services   Nominating Chair
Kelly Whitehair, PhD, RD, LD, Administrative Dietitian, Instructor, Kansas State University stirtz@k-state.edu Communications
Jan Albrecht, RD, LD, WIC Coordinator, Saline County Health Department   Past President

Become a member!

SNEB is an international community of professionals actively involved in nutrition education and health promotion. Their work takes place in colleges and universities, government agencies, cooperative extension, communications and public relations firms, the food industry, voluntary and service organizations and with other reliable places of nutrition and health education information. Learn more