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Jo Lange earns School Nutrition Specialist credential

Mary Jo Lange of Hines, the food service director at Blackduck Public Schools, has earned the credential, School Nutrition Specialist, the highest credential in the school nutrition program.

She has met the academic and experience requirements as well as demonstrated competency through successfully passing a national standardized exam for the school nutrition profession. She is one of over 1,000 professionals who have earned this designation.

She has been employed by Blackduck Public Schools for six years and has been the food service manager/director for the past four years. She is currently pursuing certification by the National School Nutrition Association by continuing her college education in school nutrition.

This credential is offered through the School Nutrition Association, a non-profit organization of over 55,000 members that encourages the highest standards in school nutrition programs. This credential recognizes those who have obtained a high level of professional achievement.