CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR NEWEST BOARD MEMBERS
South Carolina SNA Executive Board
President Elect—Wanda Knight
Hi, I am Wanda Knight, Student Nutrition Director for Laurens School District #55. I have been in Student Nutrition for 31 years and a Director for 18 years. I love working in Student Nutrition and feeding as many students as possible. I also enjoy spending time with my family and friends along with boating, gardening, and deer hunting.
Supervisor/Director Chair—Cherron Hayes
Hello my name is Cherron Hayes. I work for Dorchester School District Two in Summerville, South Carolina. I started as a part time operator, promoted to a manager trainee, then a cafeteria manager, and now at the District Office Level. I have over 28 years of experience in food service.
Currently, I am the Coastal Area Representative for SNA. I serve on various committees such as the Conference Planning and Scholarship. I enjoy networking, motivating and sharing new ideas with other food service operators everywhere.
My passion is feeding healthy meals to children of all ages.
Single Unit Section Chair—Tammy Wilson
My name is Tammy Wilson and I am a resident of Prosperity, SC. I have been with the School District of Newberry for 17 years, and currently serve as Finance Specialist for the Department of Child Nutrition. I am married (30 years!) to the” Best Cook Ever”, David. We have one son, Brent, who just turned 24. My mother resides with us, along with 2 dogs and 2 cats. Currently, I am pursuing an Associate’s Degree in Business Administration at Piedmont Technical College and I serve as Area 8 director for the South Carolina Association of Educational Office Professionals (SCAEOP). If I have free time, I love to spend it traveling!
Secretary -- Vikki Mullinax
I am from Anderson, SC and served as the Piedmont Area Representative from 2016-2018. I have been working in food service for 12 years.
Coastal Area Representative - Tuesday Johnson
have served over fourteen (14) years in children nutrition. I currently an a supervisor for the Aiken County School district. My passion is feeding children.
Columbia Area Representative—Stacey Champagne
Hello, my name is Stacey Champagne.
I have the rewarding experience of being employed for 22 years in school food service, with 9 years in my current position as District Field Supervisor. I am passionate about serving delicious, attractive and nutritious meals to students and staff daily.
If elected, my goal is to effectively communicate and increase awareness of SNAofSC benefits and other pertinent information to the members within the Columbia area.
Piedmont Area Representative—Debra Rowe
Pee Dee Area Representative—Tory Gibson
Choose a job that you love and you'll never have to work a day in your life....Favorite quote. Tory Gibson 7 year School nutrition ...10 years Deli Bakery manager for Bi-Lo. I think outside the box and really get involved with the students to make their cafeteria experience a great one. My goal is to change the perception of school lunch. I'm high energy very people’s person I really have a passion for what I do. I make sure my students have a very fun energized environment when they come to eat lunch with us in the cafeteria. We played music in the dining area. We do games, raffle and. This school year we are doing karaoke at breakfast on Fridays. Currently I am the cafeteria manager for North Myrtle Beach High. Our Cafe motto is "Teamwork, Delicious Food, Incredible Service"
Sandhills Area Representative—Rene Sturgeon
Hello! My name is Rene’ Sturgeon. I am the Network Administrator for Darlington County School District’s Food Services Office. I have been with the district for 21 years, working in several different capacities. I was born and raised in Darlington. I have two beautiful daughters, Elizabeth, who is a senior at Clemson, and Madison, who is in the 9th grade.
Congratulations again to our new board members. We are looking forward to your participation on the board to help take us to the next level. Thanks for your willingness to serve.
Nardones Bros. Pizza--Cohen
Norvell Fixture & Equipment Co., Inc.
SFS Pac--PortionPac Chemical Corporation
Carolina Produce Company
Peterson Farms Fresh, Inc.
School Nutrition and Fitness
Schwan's Food Service, Inc.--Key Impact
Hershey Creamery Company
Smart Mouth Pizza--Bull's Eye Brands