Executive Board

The International Association for Food Protection’s Executive Board represents a cross-section of our membership. Executive Board members volunteer their time, expertise and resources to advance IAFP’s mission and help the Association reach its short- and long-term objectives.

  • Ruth L. Petran


    Ruth L. Petran

    Ruth Petran Consulting, LLC

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  • Michelle  Danyluk


    Michelle Danyluk

    University of Florida

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  • Jose Emilio  Esteban

    Vice President

    Jose Emilio Esteban

    U.S. Department of Agriculture - FSIS

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  • Mark  Carter


    Mark Carter

    MC Squared

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  • Roger L. Cook

    Past President

    Roger L. Cook

    New Zealand Food Safety

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  • Wendy W. White

    Affiliate Council Chairperson

    Wendy W. White

    Georgia Institute of Technology

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  • David W. Tharp

    Executive Director

    David W. Tharp

    International Association for Food Protection

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