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Steering Committee

  • Laura Acuna-Maldonado - PSA Spanish Extension Associate
  • Byron Beerbower - Consumer Safety Officer, Office of Regulatory Affairs, Produce Safety Network
  • Reginald Brown — Executive VP, Florida Tomato Exchange
  • Erik Bungo - Program Supervisor, Produce Safety Program, VA Dept. of Agriculture and Consumer Services
  • Benjamin Chapman —Associate Professor, North Carolina State University
  • Donna Clements - PSA Southwest Regional Extension Associate
  • Joseph Corby — Executive Director, Association of Food and Drug Officials (AFDO)
  • Diane Ducharme — Produce Safety Expert, Produce Safety Network, U.S. FDA
  • Bob Ehart Senior Policy & Science Advisor, National Association of State Departments of Agriculture
  • Barry Eisenberg — Director Fresh Produce Technical Services, Miles Chemical Company
  • Fred Finney — Owner, Moreland Fruit Farm Ltd (retired)
  • Connie Fisk - PSA Northwest Regional Extension Associate
  • Henry Giclas — Senior Vice President Science & Technology, Strategic Planning
  • Robert Hadad — Cornell Cooperative Extension
  • Craig Kahlke — Extension Educator, Cornell Cooperative Extension
  • Karen Killinger — Research Staff Fellow, Division of Produce Safety, FDA Center for Food Safety& Applied Nutrition
  • Wesley Kline — Agricultural Agent, Cumberland County - New Jersey
  • Anita MacMullan Agriculture Program Specialist, NC Dept. of Agriculture and Consumer Services
  • Joe ReardonAssistant Commissioner for Consumer Protection, NC Dept. of Agriculture & Consumer Services
  • Brian Reeves — Owner Reeves Farms
  • James Rushing — Manager of International Training Programs, JIFSAN
  • Steve Schirmer Produce Safety Field Administrator, New York State Department of Agriculture & Markets
  • Keith Schneider — Professor, University of Florida 
  • Steve Stitch - New York State Department of Agriculture & Markets (retired)
  • Don Stoeckel - PSA Midwest Regional Extension Associate
  • Trevor Suslow — Extension Research Specialist, University of California, Davis 
  • Jodi Taylor - Assistant Chief, Ohio  Department of Agriculture, Division of Food Safety
  • James Theuri — Extension Educator, University of Illinois Extension
  • Michael Villaneva — Technical Director, California Leafy Green Marketing Agreement (retired)
  • Janet Williams — Training Officer, FDA/DHRD/ORAU