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Some of the most innovative and out-of-the-box thinkers in the noncommercial foodservice industry.

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Kate Dienst

Top accomplishment this year:Working with our team to revamp all our menus to reflect a focus on fresh and local items, resulting in students selecting almost 1.5 million entree salads for lunch last ...

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Alyse Festenstein

Top accomplishment this year:Increasing the share of food purchases that qualify as local or sustainable by 15%.What’s the best career advice you’ve been given?After the first few months i...

Top accomplishment this year:Being nominated by student employees to receive the department’s Wu Mentor Award for excellence in mentorship.What’s the best career advice you’ve been g...

Top accomplishment this year:Being recognized as a “rising star” from my leadership team, which has allowed me to attend national events, create relationships with leaders in our sector an...

Top accomplishment this year:Achieving two years of injury-free opening weeks for new accounts with consistent new-hire orientations and a management habit called “safety management by walking a...

Top accomplishment this year:Winning Ohio Living’s Top Sous Chef award for 2017.What’s been your most rewarding moment?At a time in life where our residents are looking back on full and ac...

Top accomplishment this year:Coaching and training three employees into a higher position within Sodexo, and piloting a new menu that could change the entire region’s cooking procedures.What wou...

Top accomplishment this year:Conceptualized and implemented the menu for our newest retail concept, a smoothie bar that features ingredients known to promote brain health.What’s been your most r...

Top accomplishment this year:Getting published by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and guiding dietetic interns with experience as a registered dietitian. What would you say you excel at ov...

Top accomplishment this year:Successfully implementing the Clean Label Initiative, removing more than 35 possibly harmful ingredients from products and recipes, and reaching more than 10,000 downloads...

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