School Food Forum: Creating a Vision of Fresh, Real Food in Montgomery County Public Schools

Saturday, November 2, 2013
9:30 am – 2:00 pm

Lutheran Church of St. Andrew, 15300 New Hampshire Avenue, Silver Spring, MD

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

Tony Geraci

Nationally-known school food reformer, former food director for Baltimore City Public Schools, current Director of Nutrition Services in the Shelby County Schools in Memphis, and subject of the film Cafeteria Man


PRESENTERS

Valerie Ervin, Member, Montgomery County Council
Marla Caplon, RD, LD, Director of the Division of Food and Nutrition Services, MCPS
Lisa Y. Lefferts, MSPH, Senior Scientist, Center for Science in the Public Interest
Shivani Narasimhan, MD, Endocrinologist, Annapolis Endocrinology Associates
Kathy Lawrence, Director of Strategic Development, School Food FOCUS
Jill Coutts, Science Resource & Horticulture Teacher, Sherwood High School
Karla Kratovil, PTA VP & School Garden Coordinator, Flower Hill Elementary School
George Leventhal, Member, Montgomery County Council

PLUS look forward to a nutritious, delicious, locally-sourced lunch from La Prima Catering.

Complete forum agenda

Welcome from Governor O'Malley


COST

$25 early bird (extended to Oct. 22)
$30 (after Oct. 22)
$15 student
$50 individual sponsor (name listed in program)

Please e-mail realfoodMCPS@gmail.com to request a scholarship.


Register online here

Printable registration form for payment by check

Registration deadline has been extended to October 31. Very limited on-site registrations due to catering, so please register in advance. 
 
HOSTED BY



Montgomery Victory Gardens


PRESENTING SPONSOR

Whole Foods Silver Spring


ALSO SPONSORED BY

Founding Farmers

Maryland Farm Bureau

HONORARY HOST COMMITTEE                                                                                                                          

MONTGOMERY COUNTY COUNCILMEMBERS

Nancy Navarro, President
Craig Rice, Vice President
Phil Andrews
Roger Berliner
Marc Elrich
Valerie Ervin
Nancy Floreen
George Leventhal
Hans Riemer
STATE SENATORS
Brian J. Feldman
Brian E. Frosh
Jamie Raskin

US CONGRESSPERSONS
John K. Delaney
John P. Sarbanes
Chris Van Hollen, Jr.

STATE DELEGATES
Sam Arora
Alfred C. Carr, Jr.
Bonnie L. Cullison
Kathleen M. Dumais
C. William Frick
Ana Sol Gutierrez
Sheila E. Hixson
Tom Hucker
Anne R. Kaiser
Ariana B. Kelly
Benjamin F. Kramer
Eric G. Luedtke
Aruna Miller
Heather R. Mizeur
Kirill Reznik
Luiz R.S. Simmons
Jeffrey D. Waldstreicher