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U.S. Delegates and Alternate Delegates

General Subject Committees | Commodity Committees (Active and Adjourned) | ad hoc Task Forces | Regional Coordinating Committees

WORLDWIDE GENERAL CODEX SUBJECT COMMITTEES

Contaminants in Foods
(Host Government - The Netherlands)

U.S. Delegate 
Dr. Lauren Posnick Robin 
Branch Chief, Plant Products Branch
Division of Plant Products and Beverages
Office of Food Safety (HFS-317)
Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition
U.S. Food and Drug Administration
5100 Paint Branch Parkway
College Park, MD 20740
Phone: +1 (240) 402-1369
Lauren.Robin@fda.hhs.gov

Alternate Delegate 
Dr. Terry Dutko, Ph.D.
Laboratory Director
Food Safety and Inspection Service 
OPHS
4300 Goodfellow Bldg., 105D Federal 
St. Louis, MO 63120-0005
Phone: +1 (314) 263-2680 Ext. 344
Terry.Dutko@fsis.usda.gov

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Food Additives
(Host Government - China)

U.S. Delegate 
Paul S. Honigfort, Ph.D.
Consumer Safety Officer
Division of Food Contact Notifications (HFS-275)
Office of Food Additive Safety
U.S. Food and Drug Administration
5100 Paint Branch Parkway
College Park, MD 20740
Phone: +1 (240) 402-1206
Fax: +1 (301) 436-2965
Paul.Honigfort@fda.hhs.gov

Alternate Delegate
Daniel Folmer
Chemist
Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition
U.S. Food and Drug Administration
5100 Paint Branch Parkway
Room 3017 HFS-265
College Park, MD 20740
Phone: +1 (240) 402-1274
Daniel.Folmer@cfsan.fda.gov

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Food Hygiene
(Host Government - United States)

U.S. Delegate 
Jenny Scott
Senior Advisor
Office of Food Safety
Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition
U.S. Food and Drug Administration
5100 Paint Branch Parkway
HFS-300, Room 3B-014
College Park, MD 20740-3835
Phone: +1 (240) 402-2166
Fax: +1 (301) 436-2632
Jenny.Scott@fda.hhs.gov 

Alternate Delegates
Daniel Engeljohn
Assistant Administrator
Office of Field Operations
Food Safety and Inspection Service
1400 Independence Ave, S.W.
Room 349-E
Jamie L. Whitten Building
Washington, D.C. 20250
Phone: +1 (202) 690-0089
Email: Daniel.Engeljohn@fsis.usda.gov

Andrew Chi Yuen Yeung, Ph.D.
Consumer Safety Officer
CFSAN 
U.S. Food and Drug Administration
5100 Paint Branch Parkway
HFS-316
College Park, MD 20740
United States of America
Phone: +1 (240) 402-1541
Fax: +1 (301) 436-2632
Andrew.Yeung@fda.hhs.gov

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Food Import and Export Certification and Inspection Systems
(Host Government - Australia)

U.S. Delegate 
Mary Stanley
Director
Office of International Coordination
Food Safety and Inspection Service
U.S. Department of Agriculture
Room 2925, South Agriculture Building
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC 20250
Phone: +1 (202) 720-0287
Fax: +1 (202) 720-4929
Mary.Stanley@fsis.usda.gov

Alternate Delegate
Caroline Smith Dewaal
Office of Nutrition
International Food Safety Policy Manager
Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition
U.S. Food and Drug Administration
5100 Paint Branch Parkway
Room 4A011
College Park, MD, USA 20740-3835
Phone: +1 (240) 402-1242
Caroline.DeWaal@fda.hhs.gov

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Food Labelling
(Host Government - Canada)

U.S. Delegate 
Felicia B. Billingslea
Director
Food Labeling and Standards Staff
Office of Nutrition, Labeling, and Dietary Supplements
Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition
U.S. Food and Drug Administration
5100 Paint Branch Parkway (HFS-820)
College Park, MD 20740
Phone: +1 (240) 402-2371
Fax: +1 (301) 436-2636
Felicia.Billingslea@fda.hhs.gov  

Alternate Delegate
Jeffrey Canavan
Deputy Director
Labeling and Program Delivery Staff
Food Safety and Inspection Service
U.S. Department of Agriculture
1400 Independence Avenue, SW - Stop 5273
Patriots Plaza 3, 8th Floor-161A
Washington, DC 20250
Phone: +1 (301) 504-0860
Fax: +1 (202) 245-4792
Jeff.Canavan@fsis.usda.gov

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General Principles
(Host Government - France)

Delegate Note: A member of the Steering Committee heads the delegation to meetings of the General Principles Committee.

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Methods of Analysis and Sampling
(Host Government - Hungary)

U.S. Delegate 
Gregory Noonan
Director, Division of Bioanalytical Chemistry
Division of Analytical Chemistry
Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition
Food and Drug Administration
5100 Paint Branch Parkway
College Park, MD 20740
Phone: +1 (240) 402-2250
Fax: +1 (301) 436-2332
Gregory.Noonan@fda.hhs.gov 

Alternate Delegate 
Dr. Timothy Norden
Branch Chief
Grain Inspection, Packers and Stockyards Administration (GIPSA)
Technology & Science Division
U. S. Department of Agriculture
10383 Ambassador Dr.
Kansas City, MO 64153, USA
Phone: +1 (816) 891-0470
Fax: +1 (816) 891-8070
Timothy.D.Norden@gipsa.usda.gov

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Nutrition and Foods for Special Dietary Uses
(Host Government - Germany)

U.S. Delegate 
Douglas Balentine
Director
Office of Nutrition
Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition
U.S. Food and Drug Administration
5100 Paint Branch Parkway Room 4C096
College Park, MD, USA 20740-3835
Phone: +1 (240) 402-2373
Douglas.Balentine@fda.hhs.gov

Alternate Delegate
Pamela R. Pehrsson, Ph.D.
Research Leader
USDA, Agricultural Research Service
Nutrient Data Laboratory
Room 105, Building 005, BARC-West
10300 Baltimore Avenue
Beltsville, MD 20705
301.504.0630 (voice)
301.504.0632 (fax)
Pamela.Pehrsson@ars.usda.gov

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Pesticide Residues
(Host Government - China)

U.S. Delegate 
Captain David Miller
Chief, Chemistry & Exposure Branch
and acting Chief, Toxicology & Epidemiology Branch
Health Effects Division
William Jefferson Clinton Building
1200 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20460
Phone: +1 (703) 305-5352
Fax: +1 (703) 305-5147
Miller.Davidj@epa.gov

Alternate Delegate
Dr. Pat Basu
Senior Leader
Chemistry, Toxicology & Related Sciences
Office of Public Health Science
Food Safety and Inspection Service
U.S. Department of Agriculture
1400 Independence Ave, SW
Room 3805
Washington, DC 20250-3766
Phone: +1 (202) 690-6558
Fax: +1 (202) 690-2364
Pat.Basu@fsis.usda.gov

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Residues of Veterinary Drugs in Foods
(Host Government - United States)

U.S. Delegate 
Ms. Brandi Robinson
MPH, CPH ONADE International Coordinator
Center for Veterinary Medicine
U.S. Food and Drug Administration
7500 Standish Place HFV-100
Rockville, MD 20855
Phone: +1 (240) 402-0645
Brandi.Robinson@fda.hhs.gov  

Alternate Delegate
Dr. Charles Pixley, DVM, Ph.D.
Director
Laboratory Quality Assurance Staff
Office of Public Health Science
Food Safety and Inspection Service
U.S. Department of Agriculture
950 College Station Road
Athens, GA 30605
Phone: +1 (706) 546-3559
Fax: +1 (706) 546-3452
Charles.Pixley@fsis.usda.gov

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WORLDWIDE COMMODITY CODEX COMMITTEES (ACTIVE)

Cereals, Pulses and Legumes
(Host Government - United States)

U.S. Delegate 
Dr. Henry Kim
Office of Food Safety
Senior Policy Analyst
Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition
U.S. Food and Drug Administration
5100 Paint Branch Parkway (HFS-317)
Room 3C061
College Park, MD, USA 20740-3835
Phone: +1 (240) 402-2023
henry.kim@cfsan.fda.hhs.gov

Alternate Delegate
Mr. Patrick MCCLUSKEY
Supervisory Agricultural Marketing Specialist
United States Department of Agriculture
Grain Inspection, Packers and Stockyards Administration
10383 N. Ambassador Drive
Kansas City, MO 64153
Phone: +1 (816) 659-8403
Patrick.J.Mccluskey@usda.gov

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Fats and Oils
(Host Government - Malaysia) 

U.S. Delegate 
Dr. Paul South
Director
Division of Plant Products and Beverages
Office of Food Safety (HFS-317)
Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition
U.S. Food and Drug Administration
5100 Paint Branch Parkway
College Park, MD, USA 20740-3835
Phone: +1 (240) 402-1640
Fax: +1 (301) 436-2632
Paul.South@fda.hhs.gov

Alternate Delegate
Robert A. Moreau, Ph.D.
Research Leader
Eastern Regional Research Center
Agricultural Research Service
U.S. Department of Agriculture
600 East Mermaid Lane
Wyndmoor, PA 19038
Phone: +1 (215) 233-6428
Fax: +1 (215) 233-6406
Robert.Moreau@ars.usda.gov

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Fresh Fruits and Vegetables
(Host Government - Mexico)

U.S. Delegate 
Dorian LaFond
International Standards Coordinator
Fruit and Vegetables Program
Specialty Crop Inspection Division
Agricultural Marketing Service
U.S. Department of Agriculture
Stop 0247, South Agriculture Building
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC 20250-0247
Phone: +1 (202) 690-4944
Fax: +1 (202) 690-1527
Dorian.Lafond@usda.gov 

Alternate Delegate 
David Ingram
Office of Nutrition
Consumer Safety Officer
Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition
U.S. Food and Drug Administration
5100 Paint Branch Parkway
Room 3E027
College Park, MD, USA 20740-3835
Phone: +1 (240) 402-0335
David.Ingram@fda.hhs.gov

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Milk and Milk Products 
(Host Government - New Zealand)

U.S. Delegate 
Christopher Thompson
Dairy Standardization Branch
Stop 0230, Room 2742
Agricultural Marketing Service
U.S. Department of Agriculture  
1400 Independence Ave., SW
Washington, DC  20250
Phone: +1 (202) 720-9382
Fax:  +1 (202) 720-2643
Christopher.D.Thompson@ams.usda.gov

Alternate Delegate 
John F. Sheehan
Director
Division of Dairy, Egg and Meat Food Safety
Office of Food Safety
Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition
U.S. Food and Drug Administration (HFS-3 15)
Harvey W. Wiley Federal Building
5100 Paint Branch Parkway
College Park, MD 20740
Phone: +1 (240) 402-1488
Fax: +1 (301) 436-2632
John.Sheehan@fda.hhs.gov

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Processed Fruits and Vegetables
(Host Government - United States)

U.S. Delegate 
Dorian LaFond
International Standards Coordinator
Fruit and Vegetables Program
Specialty Crop Inspection Division
Agricultural Marketing Service
U.S. Department of Agriculture
Stop 0247, South Agriculture Building
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC 20250-0247
Phone: +1 (202) 690-4944
Fax: +1 (202) 690-1527
Dorian.Lafond@usda.gov  

Alternate Delegate 
Yinqing Ma, Ph.D.
Consumer Safety Officer
Office of Food Safety (HFS-317)
Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition
U.S. Food and Drug Administration
5100 Paint Branch Parkway
College Park, MD 20740
Phone: +1 (240) 402-2479
Fax: +1 (301) 436-2632
Yinqing.Ma@fda.hhs.gov

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Spices and Culinary Herbs 
(Host Government - India)

U.S. Delegate 
Dorian LaFond
International Standards Coordinator
Fruit and Vegetables Program
Specialty Crop Inspection Division
Agricultural Marketing Service
U.S. Department of Agriculture
Stop 0247, South Agriculture Building
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC 20250-0247
Phone: +1 (202) 690-4944
Fax: +1 (202) 690-1527
Dorian.Lafond@usda.gov 

Alternate Delegate 
George C. Ziobro, Ph.D.
Dairy and Egg Branch, HFS-316
Division of Plant and Diary Food Safety
Office of Food Safety
Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition
5100 Paint Branch Parkway
College Park, MD 20740
Phone: +1 (240) 402-1965
George.Ziobro@fda.hhs.gov

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Sugars
(Host Government - United Kingdom)

U.S. Delegate 
Dr. Chia-Pei Charlotte Liang
Chemist
Office of Food Safety
Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition
U.S. Food and Drug Administration
5100 Paint Branch ParkwaySteven
College Park, MD 20740
Phone: +1 (240) 402-2785
Charlotte.Liang@fda.hhs.gov

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WORLDWIDE COMMODITY CODEX COMMITTEES (ADJOURNED)

Cocoa Products and Chocolate (adjourned sine die 2001)
(Host Government - Switzerland)

U.S. Delegate 
Michelle Smith, Ph.D.
Food Technologist
Office of Plant and Dairy Foods and Beverages
Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition
U.S. Food and Drug Administration (HFS-306)
Harvey W. Wiley Federal Building
5100 Paint Branch Parkway
College Park, MD 20740-3835
Phone: +1 (240) 402-2024
Fax: +1 (301) 436-2651
Michelle.Smith@fda.hhs.gov

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Fish and Fishery Products (adjourned sine die 2016)
(Host Government - Norway)

U.S. Delegate 
Dr. William Jones
Director
Division of Seafood Safety
Office of Food Safety (HFS- 325)
U.S. Food and Drug Administration
5100 Paint Branch Parkway
College Park, MD 20740
Phone: +1 (240) 402-2300
Fax: +1 (301) 436-2601
William.Jones@fda.hhs.gov

Alternate Delegate 
Steven Wilson
Deputy Director
Office of International Affairs and Seafood Inspection
National Marine Fisheries Service, NOAA, US Department of Commerce
1315 East-West Highway
Silver Spring, Maryland 20910
Phone: +1 (301) 427-8312
Steven.Wilson@noaa.gov

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Meat Hygiene (adjourned sine die 2003)
(Host Government - New Zealand)

U.S. Delegate
Vacant

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Natural Mineral Waters (adjourned sine die 2008)
(Host Government - Switzerland)

U.S. Delegate 
Dr. Lauren Posnick Robin
Branch Chief, Plant Products Branch
Division of Plant Products and Beverages
Office of Food Safety (HFS-317)
Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition
U.S. Food and Drug Administration
5100 Paint Branch Parkway
College Park, MD 20740
Phone: +1 (240) 402-1369
Lauren.Robin@fda.hhs.gov

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Vegetable Proteins (adjourned sine die 1989)
(Host Government - Canada)

U.S. Delegate 
Vacant

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AD HOC INTERGOVERNMENTAL TASK FORCES (DISSOLVED)

Animal Feeding (Dissolved 2013)
(Host government - Switzerland) 

U.S. Delegate 
Daniel G. McChesney, Ph.D.
Director
Office of Surveillance & Compliance
Center for Veterinary Medicine
U.S. Food and Drug Administration
7529 Standish Place
Rockville, MD 20855
Phone: +1 (240) 453-6830
Fax: +1 (240) 453-6880
Daniel.McChesney@fda.hhs.gov 

Alternate Delegate
Dr. Patty Bennett
Branch Chief
Risk Assessment Division
Office of Public Health Science
Food Safety and Inspection Service
U.S. Department of Agriculture
901 Aerospace Center
Washington, DC 20250
Phone: +1 (202) 690-6189
Patty.Bennett@fsis.usda.gov

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Antimicrobial Resistance (Dissolved 2011)
(Host government - Republic of Korea)

U.S. Delegate 
David G. White, M.S., Ph.D.
Director
Office of Research
U.S. Food and Drug Administration
Center for Veterinary Medicine
8401 Muirkirk Road
Laurel, MD 20708
Phone: +1 (301) 210-4187
Fax: +1 (301) 210-4685
David.White@fda.hhs.gov  

Alternate Delegate 
Neena Anandaraman, DVM, MPH
Veterinary Medical Officer
Applied Epidemiology Division
Office of Public Health Science
Food Safety and Inspection Service
U.S. Department of Agriculture
Stop 3777, PP3, 9-241B
1400 Independence Ave., SW
Washington, DC 20250
Phone: +1 (202) 690-6429
Fax: +1 (202) 690-6364
Neena.Anandaraman@fsis.usda.gov

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REGIONAL COORDINATING COMMITTEES
There are six regional coordinating committees:

Contact: 
U.S. Codex Office
U.S. Department of Agriculture
Office of Food Safety
Room 4861, South Agriculture Building
1400 Independence Avenue, SW
Washington, DC 20250-3700
Phone: +1 (202) 205-7760
Fax: +1 (202) 720-3157
USCodex@fsis.usda.gov

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Last Modified Aug 19, 2016