FSD of the Month
A monthly feature that highlights an industry star
Published in FSD Update
FSD of the Month, February 2014: Becky Ellis has enhanced the foodservice program at Carilion Clinic by enhancing patient foodservice.
01-30-2014 People in Foodservice
FSD of the Month, January 2014: Art Dunham has transformed dining services at Pinellas County Schools by building a production center for cold food prep.
12-03-2013 People in Foodservice
Terry Baker has transformed dining services at Oklahoma State University by developing Choose Orange, an award-winning healthy dining program.
11-11-2013 People in Foodservice
As a graduate of Johnson & Wales University, Cedric Junearick was most comfortable in the kitchen, preparing meals and planning menus. So in 2011, when the director’s position came...
10-07-2013 People in Foodservice
During a trying time for school foodservice, Jessica Shelly is nothing but excited, especially about the challenges. Shelly is the food services director at Cincinnati Public Schools, which in 1898...
08-29-2013 People in Foodservice
Liz Simmonds sees herself as the guardian of a great toolbox. As resident district manager for Bon Appétit at SAS headquarters in Cary, N.C., Simmonds’ leadership and supportive...
07-29-2013 People in Foodservice
In 2000, Sam Austin had had his fill of commercial restaurants. The chef, who had no formal culinary education, yet had risen through the ranks to be the head chef at a number of fine-dining...
06-25-2013 People in Foodservice
When the foodservice program at a 25,000-student university in a suburb of Atlanta bests the behemoth that is the Walt Disney World Resort, its director demands to be noticed. Under Gary Coltek,...
06-02-2013 People in Foodservice
When a hospital boasts about its foodservice program on its website, you know you’ve done something right. In a world full of bad hospital food jokes, Diane Imrie, R.D., director of...
05-07-2013 People in Foodservice
In an era when school foodservice is going through perhaps its biggest changes, it’s a benefit to have a leader like Eileen Staples in charge. Staples, the director of food and nutrition...