Mary Ann McCann

Mary Ann McCann (New Mexico)

School Wellness Consultant

Mary Ann McCann grew up in a farming and ranching community, lending to her strong community ties. As a student nutrition director, she developed a passion for nutrition.Mary Ann earned her Bachelor of Science in home economics education from New Mexico State University and master’s in educational leadership from the University of New Mexico. Prior to joining Dairy MAX in 2015, she served as student nutrition director for Taos Municipal Schools for more than 25 years, where she was honored as NMSNA Director of the Year and an Action for Healthy Kids “Healthy School Hero.” Mary Ann is a member of the School Nutrition Association (SNA) and is an SNA Certified Trainer. She lives Taos, New Mexico, and has three children and three grandchildren.

Favorite healthy breakfast:
Homemade pancakes with a cold glass of milk

Weirdest thing you’ve ever eaten:
Mountain oysters

Best advice you’ve ever received:
Take one step at a time, doing your very best each step.