2019 KSNA Conference

Event Start Date: 
06/19/2019 (All day) to 06/21/2019 (All day)
KY International Convention Center/Marriott Louisville Downtown

KSNA Annual Conference  

Conference at a Glance 2019 (Final).docx
This year’s conference will be held June 19 – 21, 2019 (Wednesday through Friday) at the Kentucky International Convention Center and the Marriott Louisville Downtown.   Members will be able to reach the Level 1 SNA certificate just by attending pre-conference sessions!  Nutrition 101 will be offered for the 8 hours of Nutrition requirement along with Food Safety in Schools and ServSafe either of which qualifies for the 8 hours of Food Safety/Sanitation requirement.  Stephanie Bunge from the KDE will be presenting a pre-conference session on Local Wellness Policies as well.  Pre-conference sessions will be held Monday, June 17, Tuesday June 18 as well as the morning of Wednesday June 19.

Alex Sheen’s keynote at the opening general session, Because I Said I Would, will be inspiring to all!  Other speakers and presenters include Beth Z, aka Your Nerdy Best Friend, and Kern Halls, Keep Moving…  will be educational, motivational and inspirational as well!  

Monday night’s Masquerade Ball, in honor of Chapter Presidents and Platinum & Gold Industry Partners, will be a great opportunity to have a nice dinner, network, play games, and dance to the music of a live band!!  Come in disguise or as you are!    

Tuesday’s exhibits and session for Managers and Employees, What’s Your Why, with Kern Halls, are great highlights of the conference as well.  Tuesday night is a time to enjoy the city or to take advantage of pre-arranged outings at the Derby Dinner Playhouse or Belle of Louisville.  

Terina Edington and Cathy Hettmansperger, conference co-chairs have done a fabulous job of coordinating education sessions and activities for all attendees.   A list of classes and additional information will be included in the Spring issue of The Challenger and the KSNA website.