MN Chapter Profile
The MN chapter confirmed a member of the National Society of Hospital, Institutional Educational Food Service Society on March 6th of 1969. At that time, there were 41 members across the State of Minnesota. Today our membership fluctuates between 450 and 500 members. You can review the leaders and follow industry changes from March 6, 1969 through 2009 when we celebrated our 40th anniversary here. MN Chapter History March 6 1969 - 2009
We host an Annual Conference & Membership meeting each year in the Fall centrally located in the St. Cloud area of our state. Topics of interest to all disciplines are provided with focus on personal growth, leadership & sanitation.
Our annual awards are presented at the conference, as well as recognition for years of Membership. Our Chapter has also been the recipient of many awards at the National Annual Conference. Award History We received the prestigious Diamond Award in 2000 under the leadership of Sue Zins and again in 2013-14 under the leadership of Shona McCue.
For a listing of Past Presidents, Past MN Presidents who have served as Chapter Leaders. Many of these leaders have volunteered at the National Level (link here) of Nutrition and Foodservice Management.
We advocate and provide nutritional care & foodservice to healthcare, schools, senior living, day care, military & criminal justice facilities throughout our state.