North Carolina ANFP

North Carolina Association of Nutrition & Foodservice Professionals


Association of Nutrition & Foodservice Professionals (ANFP) is a national not-for-profit association established in 1960 that today has over 14,000 professionals dedicated to the mission: "to provide optimum nutritional care through food service management".

Vision  The Certified Dietary Manager is the cornerstone of the collaborative Dietetics profession.

Mission  Position the Certified Dietary Manager as the expert in foodservice management and food safety.

ANFP is the premier resource for food service managers, directors, and those aspiring to careers in food service management. ANFP members work in hospitals, long-term care, schools, correctional facilities, and other non-commercial settings. ANFP achieves its mission through education, advocacy, networking, and research.

For more information about North Carolina ANFP, please contact a chapter leader on the About Us page.



Giving Back

This chapter is a Nutrition & Foodservice Education Foundation Chapter Champion 2014-2015.  Thank you for supporting the growth of the CDM, CFPP credential by donating to NFEF!




Safe Food For Seniors Introduced To Congress!

On May 23, 2013, U.S. Representatives Tom Latham (R-IA), and co-sponsor Earl Blumenauer (D-OR) introduced Safe Food for Seniors Act of 2013 ( H.R. 2181) in Congress! 

H.R. 2181 requires that federally-funded skilled nursing facilities (SNF) have their Director of Food Services,in the absence of a full-time dietitian, be trained as a Certified Dietary Manager, CertifiedFood Protection Professional (CDM, CFPP), or a Dietetic Technician, Registered (DTR), or have the equivalent training from military experience or traditional education.

The Safe Food for Seniors Act of 2013 (H.R. 2181) ensures the recognition of the CDMcredential nationwide. Stay tuned for moreinformation, including a link to the Safe Food for Seniors web page,devoted specifically to the bill and a grassroots campaign. These are exciting times to be a member of ANFP!

NC ANFP Members:
We need your help!  If you would like to mentor a student to work in your facility or you know a dietitian who might mentor a student, please contact Julie Abernathy at

Also, check out the wonderful information about Dietary Managers at:


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