Academy Past President Speaks to House Committee

03/12/2019 - Academy Past President Donna S. Martin, EdS, RDN, LD, SNS, FAND, the director of school nutrition in Burke County, Ga., testified today before the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Education and Labor's subcommittee on Civil Rights and Human Services in support of strong nutrition standards.

In her testimony, Martin highlighted the success of her school district in meeting the nutrition standards, as well as the need for appropriate equipment and training. This is the first hearing of the 116th Congress to discuss a Child Nutrition Authorization Bill.