Executive Committee

Cornell University

Elizabeth A. Bihn, Ph.D.
PSA Director 
Cornell University

Gretchen L. Wall, M.S. 
PSA Coordinator
Cornell University

Robert B. Gravani, Ph.D.
Cornell University

Association of Food and Drug Officials

Byron Beerbower
Compliance Manager
Michigan Department of Agriculture and  Rural Development
Food and Dairy Division

Stephen Stich
Division of Food Safety and Inspection
New York State Department of Agriculture and Markets 

National Association of State Departments of Agriculture

Bob Ehart
Senior Policy and Science Advisor

Joe Reardon 
Assistant Commissioner for Consumer Protection
North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services 

US Food and Drug Administration

Samir Assar, Ph.D.
Director of the Division of Produce Safety 
FDA Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition

US Department of Agriculture's Agricultural Marketing Service

Jennifer A. Dougherty
Audit Programs Coordinator
Fruit & Vegetable Programs,
Fresh Products Branch

Charles Parrot
Deputy Administrator
Fruit & Vegetable Program

Leanne L. Skelton 
Senior Policy Analyst 
Fruit & Vegetable Programs
FDA Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition 

US Department of Agriculture's Natural Resources Conservation Service 

Diane Gelburd, Ph.D.
Special Assistant to the Chief for Strategic Natural Resources Initiatives

Karen Lowell, Ph.D.