Conversation with Chef Ann Cooper

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Morgan Community College Founders Room

920 Barlow Road

Fort Morgan, CO 80701

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The Northeast Colorado Health Department and Learn Healthy Northeast Coalition are proud to host a Conversation with Chef Ann Cooper.

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  • While attending the Conversation with Chef Ann event, you will be actively engaged in a robust conversation on childhood nutrition and the importance of a healthy school lunch room.
  • This conversation can help you advocate for healthier nutrition for school aged children.
  • During the conversation hors d'oeuvre and refreshments will be provided.
  • Following the conversation, you will be able to use your new expertise to inspire healthy eating and nutrition for school aged children.

Chef Ann Cooper is a celebrated author, chef, educator and enduring advocate for better food for all children. A graduate of the Culinary Institute of America, Ann has been a chef for more than 30 years, over 15 of those in school food programs. She currently serves as the director of nutrition services for the Boulder Valley School District. Known as the Renegade Lunch Lady, Ann has been honored by The National Resources Defense Council, selected as a Kellogg Food and Society Policy Fellow, and awarded an honorary doctorate from SUNY Cobleskill for her work on sustainable agriculture. In 2009, Ann founded the nonprofit Chef Ann Foundation to focus on solutions to the school food crisis. CAF's pivotal project is The Lunch Box – a web portal that provides free and accessible tools, recipes and resources to support schools transitioning to scratch-cooked meals made with whole, healthy food.

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Morgan Community College Founders Room

920 Barlow Road

Fort Morgan, CO 80701

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