GAFP Officers

Krissa Jones

President: Krissa Jones, Georgia Dept. Agriculture  Email Krissa

Krissa Jones

President Elect: Jairo de Jesus, Mondelēz International  Email Jairo

Cheryl Brown

Vice President: Cheryl Brown  Email Cheryl

Katie Satchwell

Secretary: Katie Satchwell, The Coca-Cola Company    Email Katie

Treasurer: Mark Norton, Georgia Dept. Agriculture  Email Mark

Tori Stivers

IAFP Delegate: Tori Stivers, UGA  Email Tori

John Szymanski

Past President: John Szymanski, Kroger  Email John

GAAFP Officers

GAAFP Officers

GAAFP Officers


Nominations will be accepted from the floor at the winter meeting. To be an officer, a nominee must be a member of GAFP and IAFP.

About GAFP
Georgia Association for Food Protection is a non-profit association of food safety professionals in Industry, Government, and Academia. Comprised of a diverse membership of over 400 members throughout the State of Georgia, the Association is dedicated to the education and service of its Members, and the community we serve.

Through the Association, Members are able to keep informed of the latest scientific, technical, and practical developments in food safety and sanitation. The Association provides its Members with an information network through its web site, newsletter, educational biannual meetings, and interaction with other food safety professionals.

Educational sessions are dedicated to the timely coverage of key issues or hot topics that cater to a broad mix of attendees. Quality Assurance, HACCP, Sanitation, Food Safety Education, Bio-terrorism, Food Processing, Risk Assessment, Food Formulation, Microbiological Concerns, Foodborne illness, and Epidemiology are just some of the more recent topics presented at the meetings.

Membership in the Georgia Association for Food Protection can put you in charge of your career. It offers opportunities for committee and leadership involvement. Becoming a Member is your link to the food safety business and a means for increasing your knowledge, by offering you practical ideas you can implement in your everyday work environment.