Skip to main content
California Department of Education Logo

Child Nutrition Advisory Council Directory

Members of the Child Nutrition Advisory Council.

Members

Name Membership Category Initial Appt. Date Term Expires

Kim Frinzell

Department of Education Representative

2016 Indefinite
Cristine Holmer School Food Services Supervisor/Manager 7/9/21 12/31/23
Holly Hungerford Cocking School Nutrition Services Director 7/9/21 12/31/23
Clell Hoffman Child Care Food Program Sponsor 1/11/12 12/31/23
Jane Alvarado-Banister PTA Representative 7/9/21 12/31/23
Carrie Buck School Board Member 7/9/21 12/31/25
Maryam Shayegh

Consultant Position

11/20/20 12/31/25
Vacant Curriculum Coordinator N/A Vacant

Jackie Day

Nutrition Education Specialist 7/9/21 12/31/23
Ryan Alvarez Classroom Teacher 11/20/20 12/31/23
Ronald Little School Administrator 11/20/20 12/31/25

Natalie Cole

After School (Lay) Representative

7/9/21 12/31/23

Vacant

Secondary Advisory Student Representative

N/A Vacant
Questions:   Nutrition Services Division | 916-952-5609
Last Reviewed: Monday, November 13, 2023
Related Content
Recently Posted in Nutrition
  • Rural Non-congregate Meals Listening Session (added 11-Apr-2024)
    The CDE will host a Listening Session on Tuesday, April 30 from 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm on the rural non-congregate meal service option for summer meal programs.
  • Summer Meals Turnip the Beet Award Winners 2023 (added 09-Apr-2024)
    The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced the 2023 Turnip the Beet award winners on March 13, 2024.
  • 2022 KIT $15 Million Funding Award Available (added 09-Apr-2024)
    Announcement regarding the availability of the 2022 Kitchen Infrastructure and Training fund, $15 million residual award amounts, including information on the timing of payment, accounting information, and use of funds.
  • School Lunch Hero Day—May 3, 2024 (added 05-Apr-2024)
    The School Food Hero Day is May 3, 2024. This month is the perfect time to celebrate and recognize the role that food service professionals play in supporting student health, school meals, and learning.
  • S-EBT Notification for CALPADS Administrators (added 04-Apr-2024)
    CALPADS Flash #269 sent on March 19, 2024. This Flash provides information for CALPADS administrators about the process of collecting data for the upcoming 2024 Summer EBT Program (also known as SUNBucks).

  • Summer Feeding Options for Summer 2024 Operations (added 04-Apr-2024)
    As many school food authorities begin planning for summer 2024 operations, the CDE is providing this communication to highlight the differences between various summer feeding options.
  • Promoting Voting in Child Nutrition Programs (added 28-Mar-2024)
    Policy guidance to Child Nutrition Program (CNP) Operators on promoting access to and education about voter and election information.
  • Commercial Dishwasher Grant (added 28-Mar-2024)
    Availability of the Commercial Dishwasher Grant Request for Applications.
  • Food Safety Inspections Reminder (added 26-Mar-2024)
    Reminds school nutrition program operators of food safety inspection and reporting requirements for school year 2023–24.
  • CEP- Application Information (added 26-Mar-2024)
    This announcement contains information on how to apply for the CEP, including important dates and deadlines.