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Advisory Council for School Nutrition (ACSN)

Please take a minute to complete the Advisory Council for School Nutrition (ACSN) survey  that was sent to all school food service directors on Tuesday, May 6, 2014.  If you did not receive the survey, please contact Stacey Macklin for the survey link. The survey link will be open until Friday, May 30, 2014. - See more at:

The Advisory Council for School Nutrition (ACSN) will inform and advise the Colorado Department of Education, Office of School Nutrition (CDE/OSN) on development and implementation of Child Nutrition Programs and will serve as a resource for School Food Authorities (SFAs) within specific regions.

ACSN Best Practices

As part of the ACSN charter, members and their constituents will provide "Best Practices" from the field to be shared with all SFAs. From the ACSN meetings, the following "Best Practices" have been developed and suggested for use by SFAs:

ACSN Minutes


ACSN Representation

ACSN members bios and pictures

List of ACSN member SFAs and SFAs represented

Regional ACSN Representation Map


Members of ACSN

NameSFAPhone #Email
Shelly AllenSt. Vrain Valley303-682-7255
Joni BilderbeckAlamosa719-587-1693
Paula BuserLittleton (for Canon City)719-276-5813
Amanda CobbRocky Ford/East Otero719-383-0338
Kim CottaIgnacio970-563-0653
Brent CraigDouglas County303-387-0320
Adam GoseFountain/Ft. Carson719-382-1333
Sandy GuyetteWeld Co RE-1970-350-4267
Michelle HammondRoaring Fork970-384-6007
Jill KiddPueblo City719-549-7203
Steffiney QuickByers303-822-5292
Meta RiselingWalsh719-324-5400
Craig SchneiderPoudre970-490-3560
Naomi SteensonAdams 12720-972-4192
Tammy ViersBuena
Ella WalkerCO School Deaf & Blind719-578-2163 egowans@CSDB.ORG
Beth WallaceCherry Creek720-886-7173
Kay WernsmanRE-1 Valley970-522-0792



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