SNA/ISNA Member Awards

SNA Awards

Changes have been made to enhance the nomination process and to allow for more members to be eligible for the national awards!!!! For more information about the changes, click HERE

SNA celebrates members who work every day to ensure well-nourished students across the country are prepared for success. Nominate an employee, manager, and/or director you know to be recognized for all of their great contributions! 

There are SNA awards to recognize every member type:

Individuals may be nominated by peers, staff, colleagues, or supervisors for these awards. SNA is also now accepting self nominations!  All nominees must be SNA members throughout the entire awards nomination and judging process.  Click on the links above to read more about nominee criteria.  

Nominations must be submitted online by:

March 1, 2023!

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 ISNA Exclusive Awards

ISNA values the opportunity to honor its members who have gone "above and beyond" in different aspects of their career, but may not have met the criteria set forth for the State SNA Awards.  Members are encouraged to nominate for the awards listed below.  Click the links for criteria information and to nominate.  Awards will be presented at the Annual Conference in November 2022.

Super Star Service Award 

Assistant Director/Supervisor of the Year  

Office Assistant of the Year   

Deadline to submit ISNA Award Nominations 

March 1, 2023

Questions about ISNA Awards?
Contact ISNA Vice President, Courtney FitzSimons, RD
West Lafayette Community School Corporation
(765) 746-0421
[email protected]

2022 Award Recipients

Winners will be recognized at the Annual Conference on November 11 in Indianapolis!


Director of the Year

Amanda Worrick, DTR
Director of Child Nutrition
Mississinewa Community Schools

Assistant Director/Supervisor of the Year 

Rita Tapp-Webb
Operations Supervisor
Richland-Bean Blossom Edgewood Schools

Manager of the Year 

Ruth Hacha
Food Service Assistant Manager, Heritage K12
East Allen County Schools

Employee of the Year

Sara Laboube
Food Service Employee
North Adams Community Schools

Office Assistant of the Year

Ginger Macy
Site Supervisor
Perry Township Schools

Super Star Service Award 

Tonia Batesole
Food Service Director
Porter Township School Corporation

2021 Award Recipients

Winners were recognized at the Annual Conference this past October in Fort Wayne! 


2020 Award Recipients

Winners were recognized at this year's School Nutrition and Industry Summit on June 8, 2021 in Plainfield! 



2019 ISNA/SNA Award Recipients 

Join us in congratulating the following winners of the 2019 awards! 

Manager of Year
Sponsored by JTM Food Group
Carol Beck
East Allen County Schools  
Assistant Director/Supervisor of the Year
Sponsored by JTM Food Group
Michelle Simonovski
Crown Point Community School Corporation
Office Assistant of the Year
Sponsored by Stanz Foodservice, Inc. 
Karen Hagenow
LaPorte Community School Corporation


SUPER Star Service Award 
Sponsored by JTM Food Group 
Sandy Clayborn
New Castle Community Schools