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Officials' Calendar of Meetings, October 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
Mindy Brashears- Deputy Under Secretary, OFS October 1st, 2019
Washington, DC
Shawna Newsome, Chief of Staff, OFS Barb Kowalcyk - Center for Foodborne Illness Food Safety 
Mindy Brashears- Deputy Under Secretary, OFS October 2nd, 2019
Washington, DC
Autumn Canaday - FSIS Karen Appold Swine Modernization Rule 
Mindy Brashears- Deputy Under Secretary, OFS October 3rd, 2019
Silver Spring, MD
Shawna Newsome, Chief of Staff, OFS Shelly Feist - Partnership for Food Safety Education Collaboration CE Outreach 
Mindy Brashears- Deputy Under Secretary, OFS October 7th, 2019
Washington, DC
Carmen Rottenberg- Administrator, Paul Kiecker - Deputy Administrator, Atiya Khan - Deputy Chief of Staff, FSIS, Shawna Newsome- Chief of Staff, OFS, Elamin Osman-Deputy Assistant Chief Operations Officer, Paul Bajinder-Assistant CIO David Karnes, Ryan Yost-VP/GM, Printer Solutions Division (Avery Dennison) Julie Rodgers Vargas-Global Market Development;Intelligent Labels (Avery Dennison) Jeanne Duckett- Manager, Technology Development;Printer Systems Division, Michael Maier-Sr.Group Counsel/Sr.Group IP Counsel/RFID/PSD.ASD QR Code Technology 
Paul Kiecker - Deputy Administrator, FSIS October 9th, 2019
Washington, DC
Atiya Khan-Deputy Chief of Staff, FSIS, Aaron Lavallee-Deputy Assistant Administrator- Matthew Michael-Director, John Linville-Director, Scott Seebohm-Deputy Director, Geraldine French, Director,Paul Wolseley-District Manager Rebecca Thistlehwaite, Kelly Nuckolls (Oregon State/Niche Meat Processor Assistance Network(NMPAN)  Report on FSIS Guidance and Outreach to Small Meat Processors
Paul Kiecker - Deputy Administrator, FSIS October 15th, 2019
Washington, DC
Atiya Khan-Deputy Chief of Staff, FSIS, Philip Bronstein-Assistant Administrator-Hany Sidrak-Deputy Assistant Administrator, Terri Nintemann-Assistant Administrator, Melanie Abley- Deputy Director, Rachel Edelstein- Assistant Administrator, Melvin Carter-Director Jonathan Sarager-Director of Federal Government Affairs, Western Growers, Salmonella Initiative Program
Mindy Brashears- Deputy Under Secretary, OFS October 16th, 2019
Washington, DC
Autumn Canaday - FSIS Barbara VanRenterghem-Food Safety Magazine, Adam Haas - Food Safety Magazine Observational Study
Carmen Rottenberg- Administrator, FSIS October 16th, 2019
Washington, DC
Paul Kiecker- Deputy Adminsitrator,Atiya Khan Deputy Chief of Staff, FSIS, Philip Bronstein-Assistant Administrator- Terri Nintemann-Assistant Administrator, Rachel Edelstein- Assistant Administrator Chad Causey, Causey Firm, Roger Barlow-Catfish Farmers of America, Jeremy Robbins-The Catfish Institute, Catfish Farmers: Ben Keuter, Ben Sleeper, Brad Graham (Arkansas) John Williamson (Alabama) Jonathan Mills, Ben Pentecost, Cooper Battle, Houston Battle, Andy Jones, Dan Bradshaw (Mississippi)
 
Siluriformes Inspection
Mindy Brashears- Deputy Under Secretary, OFS October 17th, 2019
Washington, DC
Carmen Rottenberg-Administrator, FSIS, Paul Kiecker- Deputy Administrator, FSIS, Shawna Newsome-Chief of Staff, OFS 

Consumer Stakeholder

Consumer Stakeholder Meeting 
Carmen Rottenberg - Administrator, FSIS October 17th, 2019
Washington, DC
Paul Kiecker - Deputy Administrator and the FSIS Assistant Administrators

Consumer Stakeholder

Consumer Stakeholder Meeting 
Mindy Brashears- Deputy Under Secretary, OFS October 17th, 2019
Washington, DC
Carmen Rottenberg-Administrator, FSIS, Paul Kiecker- Deputy Administrator, FSIS, Shawna Newsome-Chief of Staff, OFS

Industry Stakeholder

Industry Stakeholder Meeting
Carmen Rottenberg - Administrator, FSIS October 17th, 2019
Washington, DC
Paul Kiecker - Deputy Administrator and the FSIS Assistant Administrators

Industry Stakeholder

Industry Stakeholder Meeting
Carmen Rottenberg - Administrator, FSIS October 17th, 2019
Telephonic
Atiya Khan-Deputy Chief of Staff Dave Carter-Executive Director, National Bison Association  Inspection
Carmen Rottenberg - Administrator, FSIS October 21st, 2019
Washington, DC
Paul Kiecker-Deputy Administrator, Atiya Khan-Deputy Chief of Staff, Kis Robertson Hale- Deputy Assistant Administrator, Philip Bronstein- Assistant Administrator, Hany Sidrak- Deputy Assistant Administrator, Melissa Hammar, Maria Machuca- Public Affairs Specialist, Aaron Lavallee -Deputy Assistant Administrator Morgan Radford (NBC News) Aaron Franco (NBC News) Swine Modernization 
Carmen Rottenberg - Administrator, FSIS October 21st, 2019
Washington, DC
Paul Kiecker-Deputy Administrator, Atiya Khan-Deputy Chief of Staff, Carol Blake- Assistant Administrator, OPACE,  Aaron Lavelle-Deputy Assistant Administrator, OPACE Joel Roberson (Smithfield) Michael Skahill (Smithfield) Swine Modernization 
Paul Kiecker - Deputy Administrator, FSIS  October 23rd, 2019
Washington, DC
Atiya Khan- Deputy Chief of Staff, Matthew Michael-Director, Rachel Edelstein, Assistant Administrator, Terri Nintemann, Assistant Administrator, Philip Bronstein-Assistant Administrator, Hany Sidrak- Deputy Assistant Administrator, Michelle Catlin-International Coordination Executive, Dorothy Adams- Director  Michael Mayo (Overseas Casing Company) Lesa Eidman (Superior Farms) Import and Export processing of casings 
Paul Kiecker - Deputy Administrator, FSIS October 25th, 2019 
Washington, DC
Roxanne Smith- Director, OPACE, Veronika Pfaeffle- Public Affairs Specialist, OPACE  Lisa Keefe-Editor of Meatingplace  FSIS Recruitment Efforts 
Paul Kiecker- Deputy Administrator, FSIS October 29th, 2019
Washington, DC
Karen Hunter- Chief of Staff, Atiya Khan-Deputy Chief of Staff, Rachel Edelstein-Assistant Administrator, OPPD, Rosalyn Murphy-Jenkins, OPPD, Jeff Canavan, OPPD, Matthew Michael- Director, OPPD, Melissa Hammar-  OPPD Joe Harris, CEO of Southwest Meat Association, SMA Board Members listed below:
Jason Beyer
Angelo Alvarado
Greg Mueller
Jonathan Pace
Eric Thornell
Jennifer Tyson
Robert Yarborough
Edward Ruff
Amy James
Kathy Kennedy
Jeremiah Johnson 
FSIS Regulations Update  

Consumer Representatives (OFS)

  • In-person Attendance:
    • Thomas Gremillion , Consumer Federation of America
    • Jaydee Hanson, Center for Food Safety
  • Teleconference Attendance
    • Jaime Ragos, STOP Foodborne Illness
    • Kara Morgan, Center for Foodborne Illness Research & Prevention
    • Sandra Eskin, The Pew Charitable Trust
    • Mitzi Baum, STOP Foodborne Illness

Consumer Representatives (FSIS)

  • In-person Attendance:
    • Thomas Gremillion, Consumer Federation of America
      Jaydee Hanson, Center for Food Safety
  • Teleconference Attendance
    • Jaime Ragos, STOP Foodborne Illness
    • Kara Morgan, Center for Foodborne Illness Research & Prevention
    • Sandra Eskin, The Pew Charitable Trust
    • Mitzi Baum, STOP Foodborne Illness​

Industry Representatives (OFS)

  • In-person Attendance:
    • Andrew Bailey, Pork Council
    • Brian Eyink, Hogan Lovells
    • Brett Schwemer, OFW
    • Jessica Watson, NCBA
    • Chase Adams, Sheep USA
    • John Dillard, Olsson Frank Weeda
    • Mark Dopp, North American Meat Institute
    • Barb Masters, Tyson Foods
  • Teleconference Attendance:
    • Casey Gallimore, North American Meat Institute

Industry Representatives (FSIS)

  • In-person Attendance:
    • Pamela Abney, Mountaire Farms
    • Chase Adams, American Sheep Industry Assn
    • Andrew Bailey, National Pork Producers Council
    • Lia Biondo, American Dairy Coalition and United States Cattlemen's Association
    • Laurie Bryant, MICA
    • Mark Dopp, North American Meat Institute
    • Brian Eyink, Hogan Lovells US LLP
    • Juan Pio Hernandez, U.S. Seafood Distributors Association
    • Barb Masters, Tyson Foods
    • Peter Matz, Food Marketing Institute
    • KatieRose McCullough, North American Meat Institute
    • Chuck Penry, Tyson Foods
    • Brett Schwemer, Olsson Frank Weeda
    • Kristen Spotz, Grocery Manufacturers Association
    • Hilary Thesmar, Food Marketing Institute
    • Joshua Valdez, National Cattlemen's Beef Association
    • John Dillard, Olsson Frank Weeda
  • Teleconference Attendance:
    • Travis Arp, US Meat Export Federation
    • Laura Bachmeier, National Pork Board
    • Dane Bernard, Bold Bear Food Safety
    • Hiroko Bray, Smithfield
    • Zach Cameron, Tyson Foods
    • Barry Carpenter, Food Safety Net Services
    • Mandy Carr, National Cattlemen's Beef Association
    • Keith Day Twin Rivers Foods
    • Juanfra DeVillena, Wayne Farms, LLC
    • Ashley Eisenbeiser, Food Marketing Institute
    • Dan Etzler, Cargill
    • Suzanne Finstad, Tyson Foods, Inc.
    • Chris Forgues, Hogan Lovells US LLP
    • Roya Galindo, North American Meat Institute
    • Case Gallimore, North American Meat Institute
    • Katie Hanigan, Smithfield Foods
    • Ferd Hoefner, National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition
    • Ai Kataoka, Grocery Manufacturers Association
    • Leonard Lang, IEA
    • Kristen Lindahl, Cargill
    • Buffy Montgomery, Conagra Brands
    • Barbara Negron, North American Natural Casing Assoication
    • Kelly Nuckolls, National Sustainable Agriculture Coalition
    • Ashley Peterson, National Chicken Council
    • Tina Rendon, Pilgrim's Pride Corp
    • Kimberly Rice, Rose Acre Farms
    • Rafael Rivera, U.S. Poultry and Egg Association
    • Brian Sylvester, Foley & Lardner LLP
    • Riette Van Laack, Hyman, Phelps & McNamara PC
    • Charlotte Waller, VPGC
    • Jessica Wasserman, Greenspoon Marder
    • Lisa Weddig, National Fisheries Institute

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 Nov 27, 2019