About SHFM Foundation
Building Bright Horizon for our Industry
The Society for Hospitality and Foodservice Management Foundation is a non-profit organization that supports higher education through scholarships and student outreach programs. It is committed to the continued growth of our vital industry, which drives productivity and morale for millions of American workers every day.
Foundation Vision Statement
To be the philanthropic leader attracting, educating and supporting diverse talent while extending SHFM’s impact in the industry.
Foundation Mission Statement
To develop the next generation of diverse hospitality professionals by empowering individuals through awareness, education and relationship building.
- Developing Students
- Supporting Education Awareness
- Nurturing Industry Talent
- Fostering a Diverse Community
- Engaging Members
- Creating Leaders
SHFM Foundation Board
The SHFM Foundation Board of Directors consists of industry leaders in Workplace Amenities and Foodservice. Our 10 Board members are volunteers elected by the SHFM membership. Board members represent all facets of our industry including a board appointed Student Board Advisor.
Please meet our Foundation Board
At Your Service Staffing
National Client Executive
JLL in partnership with Global Real Estate & Facilities
Lauren Hassinger - Student Board Advisor
Hospitality Business | Class of 2023
Michigan State University
Director, Business Development, Business Dining
Hospitality Business Instructor
The School of Hospitality Business, Michigan State University
Culinary Sales Manager
Panasonic Food Service
Regional Experience Manager
Director Strategic Partnerships - North American
Vivreau Advanced Water Systems
Vice President of Brand Strategy
David Rio Coffee and Tea