SNEB Affiliates

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.

The KNC newsletter - updates members on nutrition education activities, provides resources.

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.



KNC is affiliated with the Society for Nutrition Education and Behavior. To join KNC, contact Karen Matson at kmatson@ksu.edu or 785-889-4362  

 

Spring Conference ...

Save the Date

April 24, 2014
Four Points by Sheraton
Manhattan, 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, 2014. Download the application package

 

2013-2014 KNC Board

Jan Albrecht jalbrecht@cox.net President
Kelly Chanay kchanay@ksde.org President-Elect
Susie Bilderback sbilderb@ksu.edu Secretary
Karen Matson kmatson@ksu.edu Treasurer
Kelly Whitehair stirtz@k-state.edu Nominating Chair
Jodi Drake jdrake@ksu.edu Newsletter/Membership
Nichole Burnett nburnettfpc@olatheschools.org Awards and Scholarship
Julie Ornelas jornelas@kdheks.gov Past-President
Connie Detweiler cdetweil@ksu.edu President-Elect-Elect

 

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