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Officials' Calendar of Meetings, May 2019

This public calendar is issued by the Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS). It lists meetings held by the Under Secretary and Deputy Under Secretary, Office of Food Safety (OFS), and the Administrator and Deputy Administrator for FSIS with persons outside the Federal Government.

Key to Abbreviations | Archive

OFS/FSIS Official and Title Date and Site Other FSIS/OFS
Participants
Non-FSIS/OFS
Participants
Subject
Carmen Rottenberg - Administrator, FSIS May 2, 2019
Washington, DC
Paul Kiecker - Deputy Administrator, Phil Bronstein - Assistant Administrator, Melissa Hammar - Deputy Director, Roxanne Smith - Director, Kis Robertson - Deputy Assistant Administrator, Emilio Esteban - Chief Scientist, FSIS Kimberly Kindy - The Washington Post Interview - Swine Modernization
Carmen Rottenberg - Administrator, FSIS May 3, 2019
Washington, DC
Paul Kiecker - Deputy Administrator, Phil Bronstein - Assistant Administrator, and Hany Sidrak, FSIS Suzanne Finstad - Tyson Foods and Barb Masters - Tyson Foods Foreign Material
Mindy Brashears - Deputy Under Secretary, OFS May 6, 2019
Washington, DC
  Lowell Randel - American Society of Animal Science, Russell Cross - Texas A&M, Penny Riggs - Texas A&M, and Dale Woerner - Texas Tech Meet and Greet
Mindy Brashears - Deputy Under Secretary, OFS May 7, 2019
Washington, DC
Paul Kiecker - Deputy Administrator, FSIS and Shawna Newsome - OFS Chief of Staff, OFS Russell Cross - IEH Laboratories and Consulting Group and Bo Reagan - IEH Laboratories and Consulting Group Salmonella Control and  Performance Standards
Mindy Brashears - Deputy Under Secretary, OFS May 7, 2019
Washington, DC
Shawna Newsome - Chief of Staff, OFS Thomas Gremillion - Safe Food Coalition Salmonella Control and  Performance Standards
Mindy Brashears - Deputy Under Secretary, OFS May 7, 2019
Washington, DC
Emilio Esteban - Chief Scientist, Denise Eblen - Assistant Administrator, Kis Robertson - Deputy Assistant Administrator, FSIS Palmer Orlandi - AOAC International and David Schmidt - AOAC International Meet and Greet
Mindy Brashears - Deputy Under Secretary, OFS May 8, 2019
Washington, DC
Carmen Rottenberg - Administrator and Paul Kiecker - Deputy Administrator, FSIS and Shawna Newsome - Chief of Staff, OFS Lisa Wallenda Picard - National Turkey Federation (NTF), Beth Johnson - NTF, and Joel Brandenberger - NTF Salmonella Control
Mindy Brashears - Deputy Under Secretary, OFS May 9, 2019
Washington, DC
Robert Macgregor - External and Intergovernmental Affairs, USDA Barbara Glenn - National Association of State Departments of Agriculture (NASDA), Aline DeLucia - NASDA, and Jeff Witte New Mexico Secretary of Agriculture NASDA Overview and Food Safety Priorities
Carmen Rottenberg - Administrator, FSIS May 14, 2019
Washington, DC
Denise Eblen - Assistant Administrator, Joanna Zablotsky-Kufel - Director, Michelle Catlin - International Executive, and Kis Robertson - Deputy Assistant Administrator, FSIS and Shawna Newsome - Chief of Staff, OFS Barb Kowalcyk - Ohio State University (OSU), Wondwossen Gebreyes - OSU, and Kara Morgan - OSU Swine Modernization and Center for Foodborne Illness Updates
Carmen Rottenberg - Administrator, FSIS May 14, 2019
Washington, DC
Paul Kiecker - Deputy Administrator, Barry Rhodes - Director, Phil Bronstein - Assistant Administrator, Roberta Wagner - Assistant Administrator, Rachel Edelstein - Deputy Assistant Administrator, Hany Sidrak - Deputy  Assistant Director, and Michelle Catlin - International Executive, FSIS Christopher White - Canadian Meat Council, Julie Anna Potts - North American Meat Institute, and Jennifer Miner - Canadian Embassy Import Inspection
Carmen Rottenberg - Administrator, FSIS May 14, 2019
Washington, DC
Todd Reed - Chief Operating Officer, Matthew Michael - Director, and Emilio Esteban - Chief Scientist, FSIS and Shawna Newsome - Chief of Staff, OFS Elizabeth Smith - Humane Society Legislative Fund Farm Bill: Cats and Dogs Provision
Carmen Rottenberg - Administrator, FSIS May 15, 2019
Washington, DC
Paul Kiecker - Deputy Administrator, Phil Bronstein - Assistant Administrator, and Jessica Pulz - Executive Associate for Regulatory Operations, FSIS Ryan Wilson - Commonwealth Poultry Plant Operations
Carmen Rottenberg - Administrator, FSIS May 15, 2019
Washington, DC
Paul Kiecker - Deputy Administrator, Karen Hunter - Director, Phil Bronstein - Assistant Administrator, Hany Sidrak - Deputy Assistant Administrator, Michelle Catlin - International Executive, Rachel Edelstein - Deputy Assistant Administrator, Kis Robertson - Deputy Assistant Administrator, Roberta Wagner - Assistant Administrator, Denise Eblen - Assistant Administrator, Jessica Pulz - Executive Associate for Regulatory Operations, Carol Blake - Assistant Administrator, Aaron Lavallee - Deputy Assistant Administrator, Barry Rhodes - Director, FSIS Siluriformes Import Industry Roundtable Attendees Siluriformes Import Industry Roundtable
Mindy Brashears - Deputy Under Secretary, OFS May 16, 2019
Washington, DC
Carmen Rottenberg - Administrator, Todd Reed - Chief Operating Officer, Paul Kiecker - Deputy Administrator, Denise Eblen - Assistant Administrator, Roberta Wagner - Assistant Administrator, Melanie Abley - Director, Jennifer Green - Staff Officer, and Emilio Esteban - Chief Scientist, FSIS and Shawna Newsome - Chief of Staff, OFS Jon Brandt - TriStrata Group and Peggy Cook - TriStrata Group New Technology: Ozone Use
Carmen Rottenberg - Administrator, FSIS May 16, 2019
Washington, DC
Emilio Esteban - Chief Scientist, Paul Kiecker - Deputy Administrator, Karen Hunter - Director, Carol Blake - Assistant Administrator, and Roxanne Smith - Director, FSIS and Carrie Ricci - OGC and Shawna Newsome - Chief of Staff, OFS and Dudley Hoskins - Senior Advisor, OSEC Art Schaap - Schaap Dairies, John Kern - Rutten+Kern Policy Group, and Tim Rutten - Rutten+Kern Policy Group PFAS
Mindy Brashears - Deputy Under Secretary, OFS May 17, 2019
Washington, DC
Carmen Rottenberg - Administrator and Paul Kiecker - Deputy Administrator, FSIS and Shawna Newsome - Chief of Staff, OFS Suzanne Finstad - Tyson Foods, Chad Martin - Tyson Foods, and Charlie Solomon - Tyson Foods Foreign Material
Mindy Brashears - Deputy Under Secretary, OFS May 20, 2019
Washington, DC
Carmen Rottenberg - Administrator and Phil Bronstein - Assistant Administrator, FSIS Mikell Fries - Claxton Poultry, Steven Snyder - Claxton Poultry and Brian Eyink - Hogan Lovells Claxton Update
Mindy Brashears - Deputy Under Secretary, OFS May 21, 2019
Washington, DC
Carmen Rottenberg - Administrator, FSIS Bill Mattos - California Poultry Federation, Tom Bower - Foster Farms, David Pitman - Pitman Family Farms, Dalton Rasmussen - Squab Producers of California, and Matt Junkel - Petaluma Poultry, Perdue Line speed waivers, Salmonella control, and Safe handling label
Mindy Brashears - Deputy Under Secretary, OFS May 21, 2019
Washington, DC
Carmen Rottenberg - Administrator, Emilio Esteban - Chief Scientist, and Kis Robertson - Deputy Assistant Administrator, FSIS Sandy Aehle - Elanco, Eric Steiner - Elanco and Jesse Sevcik - Elanco Sal+E21:E23monella Vaccines
Mindy Brashears - Deputy Under Secretary, OFS May 22, 2019
Washington, DC
Carmen Rottenberg - Administrator and Paul Kiecker - Deputy Administrator, FSIS and Shawna Newsome - Chief of Staff, OFS Consumer Stakeholders OFS Consumer Stakeholder Meeting
Carmen Rottenberg - Administrator, FSIS May 22, 2019
Washington, DC
Paul Kiecker - Deputy Administrator and the FSIS Assistant Administrators Consumer Stakeholders FSIS Consumer Stakeholder Meeting
Carmen Rottenberg - Administrator, FSIS May 22, 2019
Washington, DC
Paul Kiecker - Deputy Administrator, Phil Bronstein - Assistant Administrator, and Roberta Wagner - Assistant Administrator, FSIS Mike Forbes - Hormel, Richard Carlson - Hormel, Tom Smith - Hormel, Petri Papinaho - Hormel, Kevin Myers - Hormel,  Lori Marco - Hormel and Randy Russell - Russell Group Hormel Update
Mindy Brashears - Deputy Under Secretary, OFS May 23, 2019
Washington, DC
Carmen Rottenberg - Administrator and Paul Kiecker - Deputy Administrator, FSIS and Shawna Newsome - Chief of Staff, OFS Industry Stakeholders OFS Industry Stakeholder Meeting
Carmen Rottenberg - Administrator, FSIS May 23, 2019
Washington, DC
Paul Kiecker - Deputy Administrator and the FSIS Assistant Administrators Industry Stakeholders FSIS Industry Stakeholder Meeting

Consumer Representatives (OFS)

  • In-person Attendance:
    • Thomas Gremillion, Consumer Federation of America
    • Rachel Lyons, United Food and Commercial Workers
    • Tony Corbo, Food and Water Watch
    • Eva Greenthal, Center for Science in the Public Interest
    • Sarah Sorscher, Center for Science in the Public Interest
    • Sarah Borron, Government Accountability Project
    • Jaycee Hanson, Center for Food Safety
  • Teleconference Attendance:
    • Pat Buck, Center for Foodborne Illness Research & Prevention
    • Tanya Roberts, Center for Foodborne Illness Research & Prevention
    • Michael Hansen, Consumers Union

Consumer Representatives (FSIS)

  • In-person Attendance:
    • Thomas Gremillion, Consumer Federation of America
    • Rachel Lyons, United Food and Commercial Workers
    • Tony Corbo, Food and Water Watch
    • Eva Greenthal, Center for Science in the Public Interest
    • Sarah Sorscher, Center for Science in the Public Interest
    • Sarah Borron, Government Accountability Project
    • Jaycee Hanson, Center for Food Safety
  • Teleconference Attendance:
    • Pat Buck, Center for Foodborne Illness Research & Prevention
    • Tanya Roberts, Center for Foodborne Illness Research & Prevention
    • Michael Hansen, Consumers Union

Industry Representatives (OFS)

  • In-person Attendance:
    • Brian Eyink, Hogan Lovells
    • Andrew Bailey, National Pork Producers
    • Lisa Picard, National Turkey Federation
    • Casey Gallimore, North American Meat Institute
    • Mark Dopp, North American Meat Institute
    • John Aaltendorf, North American Meat Institute
    • John Dillard, Olsson Frank Weeda
    • Brett Schwemer, Olsson Frank Weeda

Industry Representatives (FSIS)

  • In-person Attendance:
    • Chris Young, American Association of Meat Processors\
    • Alice Johnson, Butterball
    • Ai Kataoka, Grocery Manufacturers Association
    • Kristen Spotz, Grocery Manufacturers Association
    • Brian Eyink, Hogan Lovells, LLP
    • Andrew Bailey, National Pork Producers
    • Lisa Picard, National Turkey Federation
    • Mark Dopp, North American Meat Institute
    • John Aaltendorf, North American Meat Institute
    • Casey Gallimore, North American Meat Institute
    • Laurie Bryant, North American Meat Institute
    • Brett Schwemer, Olsson Frank Weeda
    • John Dillard, Olsson Frank Weeda
    • Kelly Nuckolls, Sustainable Ag
    • Lia Biondo, US Cattlemen’s Association
  • Teleconference Attendance:
    • Keith Day, 2 Rivers
    • Kristin Lindahl, Cargill
    • Daniel Etzler, Cargill
    • Ashley Peterson, Chicken USA
    • Ashley Eisenbeiser, Food Marketing Institute
    • Betsy Booren, Grocery Manufacturers Association
    • Riette van Laack, Hyman Phelps & McNamara, P.C.
    • Leonard Lang, Import Export Associates
    • Dane Bernard, Keystone Foods
    • Mandy Carr, National Cattlemen’s Beef Association
    • Kathy Simmons, National Cattlemen’s Beef Association
    • Lisa Weddig, National Fishieres
    • Laura Bachmeier, National Pork Board
    • Norm Robertson, North American Meat Institute
    • Roya Galindo, North American Meat Institute
    • Barbara Negron, North American Natural Casings Association
    • Tina Rendon, Pilgrims
    • Michael Roberson, Publix
    • Cheryl Enlow, Renaissance Food Group
    • Hiroko Bray, Smithfield
    • Katie Hanigan, Smithfield
    • Alison Griffino, Tyson
    • Jennifer McEntire, United Fresh
    • Kim Rice, US Foods
    • Cheyenne McEndaffer, US Meat Export Federation
    • Rafael Rivera, US Poultry
    • Charlotte Waller, Virginia Poultry Growers
    • Bryan Miller, Wayne Farms

Siluriformes Import Industry Roundtable Participants

  • In-person Attendance:
    • Don Penney, AJC
    • Diana Chea, All Harvest Trading
    • Ricky Chea, All Harvest Trading
    • Thuy Ngo, Bien Dong Seafood
    • Sang Phan, Coast Beacon
    • Sam Galetti, Great American
    • Christine Ngo, H & N Group
    • Annie Yeung, Hoi Fung
    • Matthew Fass, Maritime
    • Jennifer Champagne, Piazzas
    • Juan Pio Hernandez, U.S. Seafood Distributors Association
    • Allen Johnson, U.S. Seafood Distributors Association
  • Teleconference Attendance:
    • Chad Causey, Catfish Farmers of America
    • Steve McDermott, Food Safety Quality Service Consulting
    • Nancy Yang, H & N Group
    • Ting Ting Qu, HF Food Service, Inc.
    • Annie Yeung, HF Food Service, Inc.
    • Len Lang, Import Export Associates
    • Mark Costello, Preferred Freezer Services
    • Michael Townsend, Preferred Freezer Services
    • Lawrence Abbott, Preferred Freezer Services
    • Eric Wolf, Preferred Freezers
    • Jack Schuyler, RICH’S

Abbreviations

  • DUS—Deputy Under Secretary
  • NPIS—New Poultry Inspection System
  • OA—Office of the Administrator, FSIS
  • OC—Office of Communications, USDA
  • ODIFP—Office of Data Integration and Food Protection, FSIS
  • OFO—Office of Field Operations, FSIS
  • OFS—Office of Food Safety, USDA
  • OM—Office of Management, FSIS
  • OPACE—Office of Public Affairs and Consumer Education, FSIS
  • OIEA—Office of Investigation, Enforcement, and Audit, FSIS
  • OPHS—Office of Public Health Science, FSIS
  • OPPD—Office of Policy and Program Development, FSIS
  • OSEC—Office of the Secretary, USDA
  • PHIS—Public Health Information System
  • TFAA—Trade and Foreign Agricultural Affairs, USDA
  • CFIA—Canadian Food Inspection Agency
  • FMI—Food Marketing Institute
  • NAMI—North American Meat Institute

 

Last Modified Jun 25, 2019