“I had an amazing time at the conference. I learned a lot of new ideas and met new people to network with. I am now currently enrolled in Purdue Global University to get my Nutritionist licenses. I am wanting to be more involved than I was before.”
Benett shared what she learned from attending the Regional Meeting was to put together a skilled plan of how the budget will be watched more closely, and food waste management.
Shantel Bennett, CDM, CFPP
Regional Meeting Grant

Shantel Bennett, CDM, CFPP

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as the expert in the profession of foodservice management and food safety.

The NFEF Board of Trustees is comprised of educators, professionals working in diverse institutional foodservice settings, and corporate supplier representatives.

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