Welcome to the 27J Nutrition Services Department

Our mission is to provide healthy meals and nutritional awareness so every student has the opportunity for success.


Nutrition Services Office

630 South 8th Avenue

Brighton, CO  80601

Office Hours:  7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

First Name Last Name Title Email Phone
Tony Jorstad, RD, SNS Nutrition Services Director (303)655-2986
Nichole Poppie, RD, SNS Nutrition Services Assistant Director (303)655-2988
DesiRae DeHerrera Nutrition Services Specialist - Free/Reduced Program and Student Lunch Accounts (303)655-2986
Lynette Griffin Nutrition Services Specialist - Accounts Payable (303)655-2879
Rhonda Plambeck Healthy Schools Coordinator (303)655-2887
Marsha Morrell Nutrition Services Coordinator (303)655-2863
Natalie Ostrander, RD, SNS Nutrition Services Coordinator (720)685-7646

Non-discrimination Statement: In accordance with Federal civil rights law and U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) civil rights regulations and policies, the USDA, its Agencies, offices, and employees, and institutions participating in or administering USDA programs are prohibited from discriminating based on race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, or reprisal or retaliation for prior civil rights activity in any program or activity conducted or funded by USDA. Persons with disabilities who require alternative means of communication for program information (e.g. Braille, large print, audiotape, American Sign Language, etc.), should contact the Agency (State or local) where they applied for benefits.  Individuals who are deaf, hard of hearing or have speech disabilities may contact USDA through the Federal Relay Service at (800) 877-8339.  Additionally, program information may be made available in languages other than English.

To file a program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, (AD-3027) found online at:, and at any USDA office, or write a letter addressed to USDA and provide in the letter all of the information requested in the form.

To request a copy of the complaint form, call (866) 632-9992. Submit your completed form or letter to USDA by: (1) mail: U.S. Department of Agriculture Office of the Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights; 1400 Independence Avenue, SW Washington, D.C. 20250-9410;

(2) fax: (202) 690-7442; or (3) email: This institution is an equal opportunity provider.