Food Services Department News
Director of Nutrition Services Named
The Long Beach Board of Education has officially appointed Steven Kamlet as the district’s new Director of Nutrition Services, effective April 18, 2012. Mr. Kamlet was most recently in charge of food services in the Mamaroneck School District. He is a registered dietitian with over 15 years of experience in health care, fitness and wellness initiatives in a variety of settings, including K-12 public schools, major medical centers, nursing homes and personal and corporate wellness.
Mr. Kamlet received his bachelor’s degree in psychology from Ohio State University and his master’s degree in nutrition from Long Island University. He has completed additional continuing education programs in school lunch nutrition and wellness, leadership, discipline and affirmative action. He is an avid scuba diver and an American Red Cross water safety instructor and lifeguard
“I have a passion for educating everyone about making healthy food and fitness choices,” said Mr. Kamlet.