Strategic Plan

The IFT Student Association (IFTSA) Vision, Mission, and Strategic Priorities were developed by the IFTSA Strategic Planning Task Force and approved by the IFT Board of Directors in November 2015. 

Our Vision
A global community of emerging food professionals who are passionate and informed students, ready for the future of their choosing.

Our Mission
To enrich the academic experience with diverse opportunities that empower students to achieve their full potential.

Our Strategic Priorities (Promises)

Connect: Bring people, ideas, and opportunities together to support students’ professional goals

Develop: Provide opportunities for skill development beyond the classroom and lab

SupportCultivate friendship, mentorship, and leadership among those pursuing an education in the science of food