Interested in Becoming an ANFP Member?

Join more than 14,000 foodservice professionals and become a member of ANFP.

The Association of Nutrition & Foodservice Professionals (ANFP) is the nation's leading organization of professionals involved in the management of nutrition and foodservice. Our members join for many reasons, including to:

  • Enter a community of more than 14,000 like-minded foodservice professionals.
  • Obtain professional development opportunities within the foodservice industry.
  • Access guidance and expertise to help develop and grow in their career.

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Enhance health and wellness through optimum nutritional care.


Build an inclusive and diverse community of experts in foodservice management and food safety through:

  • Education
  • Advocacy
  • Research

Member Satisfaction

*Data is from the 2023 Membership Appreciation Week Satisfaction Survey with the percentage reflecting those who selected Very Satisfied, Satisfied, or Neutral. 




ANFP Membership Categories

There are several membership categories within ANFP. View the Membership Categories page to determine which is best for you.

Membership Categories

Member Benefits

ANFP provides members with a multitude of benefits and resources to help them succeed in the foodservice industry. According to members, the top three member benefits are:

Nutrition & Foodservice Edge Magazine
Read by more than 14,000 nutrition and foodservice professionals nationwide and one of the most respected publications in the industry. Make sure to visit the archive of past issues.

Online Member Community
Network and connect with peers via the ANFP member community, ANFPConnect, and discuss topics of interests or other subject matters.

Professional Development
Whether it is face-to-face events, ANFP products or services such as online courses or webinars, or always staying up-to-date with industry news, ANFP allows members the opportunity to grow and develop their skills.

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Certified Dietary Manager, Certified Food Protection Professional
(CDM, CFPP) Credential


The CBDM Certification Program is administered by the Certifying Board for Dietary Managers (CBDM) to individuals who qualify and  are committed to continued competence. By earning the CDM, CFPP credential, you are joining the ranks of over 12,000 nationally recognized experts at managing foodservice operations, individuals who are identified as qualified professionals committed to excellence. CDM, CFPP certification is a proven way to advance your career and make an impact in the foodservice industry. ANFP members have the added benefit of discounted pricing on ANFP education, CE programs, and other professional development activities.

Are you already a member of ANFP? View details about your membership here.