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Crane school nutrition director Johnson retires


Crane school nutrition director Johnson retires
Yuma Sun

Something else she takes pride in is her involvement in the School Nutrition Association. There she served as the national executive boardâs west regional director, representing California, Arizona, Nevada, Utah, Hawaii, and New Mexico. She was also the state president as well as a local chapter president. Additionally she served as the legislative chair at the local and state level.âI've been going to their legislative action conference I think for 26 years now⦠Going to that conference, I really realized what a difference being a part of the association is, because you meet with representatives from the USDA and you really have a voice.âOne year the association was able to stop a measure to take away schoolsâ federal funding by putting it into block grants.âIt really would have affected our funding and it was just a horrible, horrible idea,â said Johnson.

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