Invitation from Idaho Dairy Council Dayle Hayes event flyer
Dayle Hayes is an award-winning author and educator. Her creativity and common-sense have
made her a sought-after speaker across the USA. As a parent and member of the School
Nutrition Association, Dayle is dedicated to making school environments healthy for students
and staff. She collected success stories for Making It Happen, a joint CDC-USDA project,
wrote a chapter on communicating with students in Managing Child Nutrition Programs:
Leadership for Excellence, and co-authored the August 2014 Position of the Academy of
Nutrition and Dietetics: Nutrition Guidance for Healthy Children Ages 2 to 11 Years.
In recognition of her professional and volunteer leadership, Dayle has received numerous
honors, including Montana Dietitian of the Year and an AND Excellence in Consultation
and Business Practice Award. In January 2012, she received the Silver FAME Award as a
Friend of Child Nutrition and FoodService Director magazine named her as one of their 20
Most Influential in the same year. Most recently in 2013, she was honored with a Medallion
Award from the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and the Montana School Food
Service Professional of the Year.